Jul 23 2012

Recommended Reading: Texas Rangers

Series Preview: Boston Red Sox @ Texas Rangers

Yu Darvish’s Two Curves – An Analysis

Baseball’s MVPs

Apr 13 2012

Recommended Reading: Tech News Roundup

Facebook Allows File Sharing With Rollout Of .Edu-Exclusive “Groups For Schools”

Study: Half Of The Top 100 Blogs Now Use WordPress

Amazon Now Lets You Trade In Your Old CDs In Exchange For Gift Cards

Mar 7 2012

Recommended Reading: SXSW 2012

The Ten Austin Startups You Need to Meet @ SXSW

A SXSW Guide: Surviving the Nerdpocalypse

Useful Apps For the SXSW Madness

The 8 Types of People You Meet At SXSW

How Not to Be a Doucebag at SXSW

Dec 2 2011

Recommended Reading: Largehearted Boy’s 2011 List Aggregate

One of the finest blogs out there for music and literature geeks, Largehearted Boy, has begun compiling 2011 year-end lists. Since this is primarily a music blog, I really only care about the music aggregate, which you can find here. Check it daily from now until they quit, as updates are happening regularly (they compile update posts if you miss a day or two). I also recommend becoming a regular reader of the blog overall, because it’s one of the best out there.

Oct 13 2011

Recommended Reading: An Episode-By-Episode Breaking Bad Recap With Creator Vince Gilligan

Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan has been talking to AV Club this week about Season 4, analyzing the progression of characters and themes on an episode-by-episode basis. They just released the third part of a four-part series, and it’s completely in depth and awesome. The interview is ridden with spoilers; you’ve been warned.

Aug 11 2011

More Recommended Reading: Rick Perry Wants to Be President, But He’s Still An Asshole

Why Rick Perry Is Headed to the White House (CNN Opinion)

Another Texan For President? (The Atlantic)

Perry Begins to Fill In the Blanks (Washington Post Blog)

Aug 5 2011

Recommended Reading 8/5/11 – Rick Perry Is An Asshole

Texas Is Bigger Than Rick Perry

Rick Perry Was a Horrible College Student

What to Expect From Rick Perry’s Prayer Festival

Jul 8 2011

Recommended Reading 7/8/11

Scientific Evidence That Pop Culture Matters (Think Progress)

Back at it: NFL owners, players come together for crucial talks (NFL.Com)

Movie, music strike online copyright pact with ISPs (Politico.Com)

Jun 28 2011

Recommended Reading 6/28/11

Stop being so sensitive! Burly men become girly men, turning pop music into a wuss-case scenario (NY Daily News) – I have mixed feelings about this one.

Indie Rockers Respond To NY Legalizing Gay Marriage (Stereogum)

Texas to defund Planned Parenthood (Politico)

May 20 2011

Recommended Reading 5/20/11

Radio Hits One: Shinedown’s Marathon of Rock Radio Domination (Village Voice)

The Worst Thing About The New Generation Of “Raunch Pop” Is The Way It Makes Sex Utterly Boring (Village Voice)

Poptimist #39: Continuing Backwards (Pitchfork)