My article, “NYC is Dead Forever: Here’s Why” was read by over 30,000,000 people.
I can add together the number of people who read it on the various platforms plus the results from all the shares and I actually come up with a much higher number. But I want to be conservative.
It was painful. I calculated that about 95% of readers liked it or were ok with my stance and enjoyed it. But about 5% violently hated it.
That’s about 1,500,000 people hated it. Hated me. For the first three weeks afterward about 10 tweets a second were trashing me. Today people trashed me, over two months later. …
“Why are people so racist against Green people?”
The two producers on the Zoom call were not sure what I was asking about. The audio engineer had muted himself. The other audio engineer was confused because he didn’t grow up in this country.
Even David Banner, known for being a rapper but also an activist, was silent.
“Like the Hulk,” I said, “From the TV show. You picked his name. The Hulk is green.”
“Ahh,” he said, and he laughed. He took the name David Banner 25 years ago for his first album. Named himself after The Hulk.
Named after the lonely hitchhiker who just wanted a break from his troubles. Just wanted to be normal and hide. But he couldn’t. …
I’ve watched the proceedings on Amy Barrett. Normally I would never watch this for obvious reasons. They are super boring.
But, as is common in American politics lately, these proceedings are hilarious.
I’ve never seen an improv group as good as these Senators.
They basically can KILL for eight straight hours. Democrats and Republicans. What talent! What wit!
Senator Hirono asking her if Barrett’s ever settled a sexual harassment case against her. Or the dozens of pictures about the Affordable Healthcare Act.
[NOTE: without a judge to break ties, the ACA provision in question is ALREADY dead in the circuit court. That’s WHY it has made its way to the Supreme Court. …