Sympathy

Sleater-Kinney playing “Sympathy” at Coachella in 2006. One of the best live versions I’ve found.  

Portlandia

While I’m on the subject of Sleater-Kinney, or rather the band members, Carrie Brownstein’s side project Portlandia is airing on IFC. And I just stumbled on her theme song for the show here.

Riley

Many things in dissertation land turned from being idle projects and projections of future goals to actual projects with very real deadlines. Large, looming deadlines with vocabularies stunning for the variety of four letter words they’re yelling at me. I realize that in the long run, this is all a good thing and all part […]