(I completely missed the boat on getting into the line-up for the comic itself so I’m working on my favourite image from Akira Club.)
It’s like the Vangelis Blade Runner soundtrack and Daft Punk had a baby.
White man’s burden, Lloyd my man. White man’s burden.
Britain is a country haunted by its past. It is possessed by the memory of a golden age – a time long ago when this country was the most powerful on Earth. This is a film about what happens when politicians summon up that romantic vision. For a moment, it gives them immense power. But then they discover they have invoked forces they cannot control. The price they pay is to become imprisoned by their dream.
My name is EARL SWEATSHIRT
The first rule about Internet Club is that absolutely everyone has shitty opinions, including yourself.
For Paste’s Comedy Issue — yes, this is my very first cover story — I wrote about kids, race, Wayne Brady and what Comedy Central’s Key & Peele has to do with all that.
(If you have to sign up for a free trial to read, do it. I want to talk about these sort of things further, and Wayne Brady’s very busy.)
So fucking proud of Christina right now.
This MJ song is a fairly brow-darkening contemplation of what it means to feel like a complete space alien wherever you go, isolated and disconnected from the people and places that used to define you.
The title of this single has also literally been my fucking life for the last year, so.