Karaoke and White Supremacy

There’s an academic article that I’ve always wanted to write on white supremacy and karaoke. The breaking news yesterday about alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulous performing “America the Beautiful” at One Nostalgia Tavern in Dallas, while Richard Spencer and others give Nazi salutes in the crowd, comes as little surprise and warrants a little analysis of […]

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An Affront from the Airjudicators

Mom Jeans Jeanie officially took the U.S. Air Guitar National Championships, and, as moms sometimes do, she also took her child to the U.S. Air Guitar National Championships, along with her husband Hoosier Daddy. That is to say: her character develop was thorough. When speaking with people before the competition, I heard many whispers suggesting Mom Jeans […]

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Dispatch from the Dark Horse

The Dark Horse, in many ways, is an air guitarist’s air guitar event. Last night 17 competitors gathered to compete, in the hopes of qualifying for one of the coveted remaining spots in the official U.S. Air Guitar Championships tomorrow night. This is the last-ditch effort to gain entry into the biggest air guitar competition […]

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