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September 2014

ISIS What It Is

  U.S. warplanes are bombing Syria. Here’s how this is going to play out: -The American right—who staunchly opposed action in Syria a year ago, then more or less called the President a coward for not fighting ISIS—will suddenly clamor for the moral high ground over bombing a nation that …

On Scotland…

  We’ve reached a point in human history where the masses are recognizing the inadequacies of existing government and seeking an alternative. This is not an easy process—and the challenges are many—but there is an upwelling of sentiment in Scotland that says, “maybe we can do a better job of …

That's a dogshit move, brah.

In Hoboken, Sometimes “THIS” Happens…

  …”THIS” being an anagram for “SHIT.” Let’s not sugarcoat the issue here, by calling it “poo” or “waste” or “dookie”—it’s shit, and it needs to be dealt with. So if shit makes you squeamish, read no further… because it’s about to get all shit-heavy up in here. In fact, …

Black 47 at Mulligan's in Hoboken

Black 47 Plays Hoboken; Zero Arrested

(Originally published on Hoboken-Bar.net) Like a crack flying column, the Irish-American mainstay Black 47 made an almost clandestine incursion into Hoboken Thursday night—and managed to successfully execute their mission before anyone was able to notify the local constabulary Riding strong on the vanguard of the Celtic rock movement, Black 47 …

YUPPIEST. CRIME. EVER.

Hoboken’s Yuppie-on-Yuppie Street Crime

New Jersey and street crime go together like gabagool and mutz, but thankfully the cleansing tide of gentrification will do its part to bring better people to our urban neighborhoods… Right? Wrong. While we’ve seen worse, a recent act of lifestyle larceny goes beyond the garden variety. According to their …