Roland and I were in the Lower Bottoms at 2am because it was a friend’s birthday party, so, on a Thursday night, we politely obliged and jetted from Jack London to a house in the general vicinity of Acorn. I … Read more →
^^^ This is exactly the kind of dumb bullshit that I hate reading white out of towners say about Oakland: that we’re ugly. That’s cool, why don’t you get the fuck out of my city? For context and more reading, it’s here.
We all know I hate it when out of towners come to Oakland, and it’s not because I hate economic prosperity for myself and my fellow Oaklanders. It’s because these out of towners bring a (white) culture with them which … Read more →
I get it. “We” don’t want Art Murmur to get shut down just because some kid got killed. Because if that happened, the Disneylandification of Downtown Oakland as a means for local businesses to siphon money from middle class out … Read more →
Maybe I should have medicated more, and even when life is going better than ever, there’s always this inbred rage thrashing around the inside of my head. It appropriately fucks up everything, ever, which leaves me exhausted and with the … Read more →