Category: Satirical Ranting
+ Adventures in American Self-Loathing, Bad Religion, Existential Prices by Jonathan Kieran, Literary Flotsam & Jetsam, Satire, Satirical Ranting, Uncategorized, writing
Plus Ca Change …
BOOK REVIEW by Jonathan Kieran THE GOLDEN ASS, or METAMORPHOSES Apuleius (translation by E.J. Kenney*) Penguin Classics Edition Though I tend to eschew the once noble and now tragically democratized art of “professional” book reviewing, the occasional exception is made for some vaunted pillar of the past that gleams with particular resonance or charms my pants off, quite literally. To wit, I am pleased … Read More Plus Ca Change …
+ Adventures in American Self-Loathing, Anne with an E-Ticket, Existential Prices by Jonathan Kieran, Industry and Strategy, Jonathan Kieran Recommends, Lowest Common Denominator, Neighborhood Apocalypse Watch, Satirical Ranting, Tectonic Shifts, Uncategorized
Orwellian Amazon INSANITY!
Rack and ruin, smiting and wrath, horror upon horror to the goblins, micro-gremlins and scatterbrained millennial “thinkers” that currently operate Amazon.com, a company which I now truly believe to be a devious tentacular weapon of the Illuminati (or whatever trendy cabal so many crazy-ass conspiracy theorists are barking about incessantly these days.) Get THIS shit: I have been an Amazon customer since its inception … Read More Orwellian Amazon INSANITY!
+ Adventures in American Self-Loathing, comic strips, comics, Existential Prices by Jonathan Kieran, Magical Childhood, Neighborhood Apocalypse Watch, Satire, Satirical Ranting, Uncategorized, zanzibar circus
Zanzibar … and a word.
Apologies, of a sort, for being so conspicuously off-the-radar these days, but the reasons for my social media inactivity are twofold and perhaps even a tad noble, now that I think about it. In the first place, I have been working steadily on a monumental new work of fiction –an illustrated epic of (one hopes) world-altering significance. The planet might benefit from a heaping-helping … Read More Zanzibar … and a word.
+ Adventures in American Self-Loathing, Magical Childhood, Satire, Satirical Ranting, Tectonic Shifts, Uncategorized, zanzibar circus
At Last … Zanzibar Circus
Yes, I know: I’ve been threatening to release this comic tour-de-farce for months. Sorry, but there were so many other endeavors with which to occupy my questionable interests that I never got around to it until now. For example, it took me a significant amount of time to figure out how to operate the many sinister and relentless updates & upgrades foisted upon us … Read More At Last … Zanzibar Circus
Strictly beer, burgers & brats. Wear shorts. Show off your #legs.
Mark Your Calendars! To Celebrate Halloween 2013, Jonathan’s wild & witchy All Hallows Eve-themed novel, Rowan Blaize and the Hand of Djin Rummy, will be available for FREE KINDLE E-BOOK DOWNLOAD from 12AM October 27 until midnight October 31! That’s 5 days to scoop-up this cauldron’s brew-of-a-tale, set amidst the magical mischief and mayhem of St. Augustine, America’s Oldest City. Click HERE when the … Read More Strictly beer, burgers & brats. Wear shorts. Show off your #legs.
+ Magical Childhood, Nostalgia, Pop HazMat All-Time Most Annoying TV Characters, Satire, SATIRE: Questionable Toys for Tots, Satirical Ranting
Elmo: Harmless hyperactive puppet or Spawn of Satan? #popculture #pophazmat #satire
POP HAZMAT presents THE MOST ANNOYING CHARACTERS IN THE HISTORY OF KIDS’ TV! by JONATHAN KIERAN TODAY’S DUBIOUS HONOREE: “ELMO” from Sesame Street GUILTY OF VEHICULAR FANSLAUGHTER: Puppeteer Kevin Clash and the entirety of Sesame Street’s secret cabal of Satan-worshippers. RUDIMENTARY ANALYSIS: Elmo is a tatty little Sesame Street monster with fur that is roughly the color and texture of Lucifer’s toilet-seat cover in … Read More Elmo: Harmless hyperactive puppet or Spawn of Satan? #popculture #pophazmat #satire
+ Adventures in American Self-Loathing, Drive-By Captioning from Jonathan Kieran, Lovably Bad TV Hall of Lame, Magical Childhood, Pop Hazmat Kids' TV On-The-Cheap!, Satire, Satirical Ranting, Uncategorized
Classic Retro Kids’ TV On-the-Cheap by Jonathan Kieran: MR. DRESSUP
by Jonathan Kieran
CLASSIC RETRO KIDS’ TV ON-THE-CHEAP! by JONATHAN KIERAN TODAY’S DUBIOUS HONOREE: MR. DRESSUP (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation 1967-1996) GUILTY OF VEHICULAR FANSLAUGHTER: Ernie Coombs (Canada’s answer to Mr. Rogers … only a lot more caffeinated and likely to bounce off the cardboard walls) RUDIMENTARY ANALYSIS: Nothing touches the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) for producing tatty but creative kids’ shows that were built to last and … Read More Classic Retro Kids’ TV On-the-Cheap by Jonathan Kieran: MR. DRESSUP