I haven’t done one of these in a bit, but this week called for one. At this rate, I’m starting to get close to running out of Fast & Furious movie titles to mock for these, though I’m hoping I don’t have more than three of these left in the next fourteen weeks, I don’t […]Read More Nine Inch Nails Week: Former Five
I went back and forth today on whether this post fit more into the “Regrets” category or into the “Former Friends” category. A lot of things weighed on me about it. In the end, it seemed more appropriate to call it a regret. Many of the “Former Friends” posts have been cathartic rants about people […]Read More Rammstein Week: Regrets in 3D!
If I’ve learned one thing about friendship during the course of my almost forty years, is that friend archetypes are a real thing. Sure, there are subtle variations, but for the most part there are certain basic categories and personality bundles that everyone has in their friend group. There’s the classics like “the funny one” […]Read More Stellastarr Week: Former & Friends
I have three running series within this blog, though it is hard to tell, since only one of them has so far spawned a sequel. Although there is something great about this one having more entries than the “Regrets” series, it is unfortunate that the “Good Times” series has also languished in singularity. I’m sure […]Read More Daft Punk Week: Former Friends 3- Tokyo Drift
I didn’t actually expect the second installment of my “Former Friends” series to happen so soon, but here we are. This particular installment is inspired by I lyric I have heard wrong for years. In the song Given to Fly off of the album Yield, there is a line in the first verse that goes […]Read More Pearl Jam Week: 2 Former 2 Friendly
We all start off in life believing that everything will last forever. It isn’t our fault, we have nothing to tell us otherwise. We can’t be told differently, it’s like learning that a hot stove is hot. We have to put our hand on it one time to learn what “hot” means. We believe that […]Read More Combichrist Week: Former Friends