Posted by Jason Diamond Why shouldn’t Will Oldham get his own coffee blend? I guess buy a bag of the stuff and find out the answer for yourself. Follow Vol. 1 Brooklyn on Twitter, Facebook, Google + and our Tumblr.
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I was thinking that the title would seem like the start of a really funny joke, but it is something that actually happened. Via The Faster Times: the two authors were in a creative writing workshop together at Amherst college. Can you even imagine the workshop comments they gave each other? That’s a pretty weird connection, but at this point, we are used to the “six degrees of David Foster Wallace” thing. However, what I find really dark here, is […]
Bites: Beer with ‘Bama, blue M&Ms, Gawker is Gold(man Sachs), Muumuu House is noted, fake local Starbucks protests, etc.
DRINKS AT OBAMA’S THIS THURSDAY. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs is in charge of the beer run, taking orders. (Is anything else important today? Not really, but in case of boredom read on.) There are two kinds of people in the world: those who separate M&Ms based on color and those who don’t. Always firmly in the latter group, I was forced briefly to question my firm stance upon learning that the food dye used in blue M&M’s can mend spinal […]