“Fear And Loathing in Saint Louis” or My trip to Ferguson Part 2: Fear of a Reasonable Black Planet

“Fear And Loathing in Saint Louis” or My trip to Ferguson Part 2: Fear of a Reasonable Black Planet

We were somewhere near the McDonald’s on West Florissant, when the tension began to take hold. My buddy was of course filled with a bit of dread from the moment I parked and we started walking around down there, but I of course had no similar mentality. It wasn’t until I was keenly aware that the crowd down at the QuikTrip had become loud enough to hear where we were(And between us and the car), that I thought the day might begin to turn. Still even at this time we were seeing protestors talking to te few police that were Read more »

In defense of donuts doughnuts

In defense of donuts doughnuts

You may notice I vary from donut to doughnut. This is intentional. Be not alarmed. So the good news is that I will be going down south soon. It’s been too long since I’ve been there. The warm weather. The easier pace of… Well, everything. Oh, and the comforting food. Oh my the food. And the non food. One thing I miss is the junk food that only the south seems to offer. Oh I can get a Twinkie now and a whoopie pie at any corner market. I can find boston cream pies and gorilla bar ice cream cakes Read more »