the.goldbrick

Month: May 2007

YouTube Banned….Fuck!

YouTube has been banned here in Thailand since the beginning of April which is fucking bullshit!!! Where am I gonna watch the Dwight Howard sticker dunk over and over and over. Or watch Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes. Or the nine million other glorious time wasting, but purely gratifying video reels. Guess nowhere until that ban…

Arai na?

Check out a sample of some of the shit that comes my way at my job. The Gazette operates with Thai reporters who put together incoherent documents that get slid onto my desk where I proceed to stare at them for hours in utter confusion and frustration. This is what I am about to tackle…

Lint Rides Again!

This might be my favorite day of the year because that platter has finally fucking dropped my people! That platter being the much anticipated long player from Lint aka Tim Armstrong aka Dopest Pimp West of the Mississippi. I had been checking religiously for a new tune off the album as I thought it was…

Thai Style Ice Cream

Did you know Thai people eat corn, red beans, black beans, and a variety of other odd things as toppings for their ice cream? I didn’t and I still find it quite odd that these come off as desserts. I have tried the fruit oriented toppings which are “arroy” but I don’t see myself ruining…

Liquid Swords

I discovered my new favorite channel for Tuesdays. The Celestial Movie Channel out of China shows nothing but classic martial arts movies on Tuesdays, and last nite’s offering was fucking slashin! It was the Shaw Brothers classic from 1978 “Avenging Eagle” directed by Suen Chung. Brilliant cinematography and choreography from beginning ’til end. Check it…