Remixing Language and Literature - An Excursion with Jeff Noon

Allow me to introduce you to Cobralingus, which is an out of print book by Jeff Noon (author of Vurt, Automated Alice, Needle In The Groove and others). Cobralingus is a work of fiction, or poetry, or abstract literature in which language is manipulated in a manner similar to what others do when they remix music. The… » 9/09/14 12:50pm 9/09/14 12:50pm

In Defense of Jezebel's Disney Dick Pics (reshare)

I just unshared story645's share of this post, because I wanted to preface it. Initially (when I first saw the post) I wanted to share this post with GT because I thought it was an awesome post, especially as it came from Oppo. But the comments made me question that decision, enough to where I (and some other… » 8/21/14 12:59pm 8/21/14 12:59pm

Introductions Post Request (please tag them!)

Hey all, I really like seeing these introductions posts, but I want to ask a favor of everyone who is going to post them or who already has posted them. Could you add the "Introductions" tag to your post? It would be great to have them all a click away so that the tag would actually be meaningful and seems to be a… » 8/19/14 6:19pm 8/19/14 6:19pm

Reshare from Deadspin's The Concourse

Be warned, there are politics and racial tension and potentially a lot of various sensitive subjects. I've removed the direct share and am resharing it with my own "topper" to meet the oppo standards. I personally think this is a very important topic and that the current situation in Ferguson should be monitored and… » 8/14/14 11:24am 8/14/14 11:24am