Category Archives: words

language or etymology

Molly vs Jerry on ‘Cold Rain and Snow”

Molly Tuttle is playing a much-anticipated show in her hometown on Monday September 30, at Mitchell Park Community Center, so I’m geeking out on her internet footprint. There’s a video of her playing with Allison Brown and Sierra Hull on … Continue reading

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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern versus Duffy’s blue bags

    I am not sure what it could mean but I have noticed that, like the famous logic defying coin flip seen in the Tom Stoppard absurd play, 100 times in a row as Duffy deftly  makes his little … Continue reading

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Kashmir autonomy, 2019 VS Ladakh, 1990s, Helena Norberg Hodge

This morning a woman in beautiful but to me foreign “traditional” clothing explained her cause as we walked from Coupa Cafe to Anna Eshoo’s office. In case, like me, you flipped thru The New York Times too quickly in the … Continue reading

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V.Vale v Eve Valois

If it is not obvious on first instance, one might recognize a pattern wherein a common trope at Plastic Alto is to compare two dissimilar items with similar names. Wasn’t there a guy on Saturday Night Live who would have … Continue reading

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Earthwise welcomes September 13 John Santos 6

b/w This is just to say I have eaten the plums that were in the refrigerator that you were probably saving for breakfast, so sweet and so cold forgive me

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‘You’re One’, Imperial Teen (song) VS ‘You’re’ Sylvia Plath (poem)

Clownlike, sleeping with the enemy. Nuf sed.

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Fake news I’m seeing little green men watching CNN

Above, the world as it actually is, somewhere in Russia, a monument; below, similar info but in my limitless cave. I wrote “little” but changed to “limitlessly “. link to the actual, If fake, story or transcript Bw google doodle … Continue reading

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