There’s one thing that has really stood out to me since the COVID-19 pandemic has started: how a passing, generic greeting has taken on a whole new meaning. Maybe this new way of asking and answering HOW ARE YOU is something we take to the other side!
Does the universe really put us in the right place at the right time? Is the Law of Attraction real? I met a couple that might prove it’s true.
Fuck all the thoughts and prayers being thrown up in the wake of the worst mass shooting in American history. I’m angry. I’m angry that after twenty children between the ages of 6 and 7 years old were murdered in an elementary school, we as a nation said “never again.” Yet we’ve let this sort of thing happen hundreds of times since. I’m angry that our nation believes sitting in the comfort of suburbia while posting some “thoughtful” line on Facebook provoking prayer is acceptable instead of pushing to have a real conversation and action against hate crimes. I’m angry that people who just days ago were posting memes and links about transgender people…
It’s that time of year again when, no matter how hard I try to get away from it, I get roped into tweeting @30RockTree. It’s a yearly saga. This year, the fine folks at Fox News asked me about how I bring joy to people online during the holidays when they’re looking for company. (debatable statement) Watch the interview HERE.
Matt Haze: Public Servant. Landlords can be either really great or really crap. There doesn’t seem to be an inbetween, huh? Brick Underground sent me on the streets of New York to hear the best and worst of landlords. Okay, mainly the worst. And as a way to let people feel better, I let them pretend I’m their landlord and let me have it. I HAVE FEELINGS, TOO, YOU KNOW.