Liz Prince’s “Tomboy” Is an Invitation to a Better World

Liz Prince’s “Tomboy” Is an Invitation to a Better World

My friend Liz’s new graphic memoir, Tomboy, was released on Tuesday. Reading all of the interviews and press she’s been getting this week has been a true joy for me. It’s also made me want to write publicly about why … Continue reading

Mr. President, Mr. Inskeep: Climate Change Is Both a Foreign Policy Challenge and an Existential Threat

Mr. President, Mr. Inskeep: Climate Change Is Both a Foreign Policy Challenge and an Existential Threat

This is what journalism and leadership look like in America in 2014. Continue reading

Films That Are (Possibly) Both Sexist & Feminist

Films That Are (Possibly) Both Sexist & Feminist

A list I occasionally add to in my mind. I thought I’d blogify it here.¬†Feel free to suggest candidates in the comments!

Nurse & Soldier: LP & Tour

Nurse & Soldier: LP & Tour

Last summer, I did the layout for Nurse & Soldier’s new LP, “You are standing behind the curtain”: Last fall, I started playing drums with them. This winter (i.e. this week!) we’re doing some regional touring: Friday 1/17/2014 Pistol Pete’s … Continue reading

Stark: "How does Fury even see these things?" Agent Hill: "He turns." Stark: "That sounds exhausting."

Why I went back to one monitor

While the idea that more desktop real estate means higher productivity seems sound, in practice I found it mostly just invited distraction. The fact is, I can only look at one monitor at a time, so whether I’m turning my … Continue reading