It’s possible I am in this video! Possibly including the screenshot of the video before you press play! And a few other quick moments. Fun times with The Slants.
When Portland, Ore.’s Simon Tam decided to start a band, he had more than just music on his mind. Tam, who is Asian-American and interested in race issues, chose a name for the outfit that deliberately addressed Asian stereotypes — the Slants. Aside from the obvious implication (we’re sure you can figure it out), Tam and his bandmates liked the name for its “fun, New Wave” feel, as well as the play on words: Everyone has their own “slant” on life.
Whoot! It’s our new music video, featuring aerial artists flying around above us.
I just watched this for 5 minutes. It helped dull the intense insanity of watching the latest Scandal episode.
Best of what would I say, part 1. Part 2 to follow…
Yay look what came in the mail today!! And Allie Brosh is coming to powells tomorrow!
Super excited to see what Rod has been up to. Birdemic 2: the resurrection is happening tonight.
"I decided to get a little creative this year. I present Edgar Allan Ho"
Torque heard that I called him an asshole on tumblr so decided to compromise a bit and free up half the vent.
This is why our heating bill is a million dollars. All of it goes to heat one fat cat’s chunkitude.
One of these things is not like the other.
And then a hero comes along with the strength to carry on. And that hero is Tina Belcher.