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Fan of Christina Fan

Posted on April 21, 2012

In the May issue of Chicago Magazine there’s a little “Taste Makers” section about things that local fashion designer Christina Fan loves. You can check out the issue to see what exactly she loves (there are some shoes, a briefcase, a gothic chair and some other cool stuff). I’m here to talk about what I love about Christina. First of all, I must apologize for the gobsmack picture. I have the magazine in front of me. I have no access to a decent camera or anything. I took it with my wank Blackberry. I’m at recluse author Clive Javanski’s Bucktown apartment. He’s away for the weekend and I’m in to feed his cat and some kind of fish. I’m drinking a Fat Tire. That’s…

Girls and Running Songs

Posted on April 18, 2012

Trying out a new design. We’ll see if it sticks. So to test it I’ll share the new iPod playlist I created today for when I go running. Then we’ll talk about Girls. Kingdom – David Gahan And I Thought My Jokes Were Bad – Hans Zimmer (Dark Knight Score) Cool – Gwen Stefani The Night Before – Hooverphonic Hold On – Korn I Follow Rivers – Lykke Li XXXO – MIA Help I’m Alive – Metric Insect/Suspect – Pigface Beautiful – Moby Phantom Limb – The Shins Unforgiven – The Go-Go’s Halo – Depeche Mode Pretty something, eh? Makes me run my arse off. Girls! The new favorite show is Girls on HBO. I knew this would be freakin’ unbelievable after watching Lena…

C2E2 Fashion Part 2

Posted on April 16, 2012

A few more pics (and video) from the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2). I thought these belonged in a separate category from the first batch. Mummy Girl – or weird nurse or something Black Captain America and Wonder Woman Superman – really a plumber from Chicago’s south side A Batman Registering for Costume Contest Ozzy and the Stormtroopers R2D2 hitting on the gals Just a short video of the geek culture goings-on at C2E2