Category Archives: Counterculture

Douchebag solidarity movement – Boing Boing

http://www.boingboing.net/2009/11/03/douchebag-solidarity.html There’s a funny spoof video up on Boing Boing framed as a PSA of sorts in support of douchebag solidarity. It features a handful of self-pegged douchebags, one pumping iron at the gym, another riffing for the amusement of … Continue reading

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Judge Rules Will of Kerouac’s Mother Is Fake – NYTimes.com

http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/07/28/judge-rules-that-will-of-kerouacs-mother-is-fake/ In a ruling that could have implications for the literary estate of Jack Kerouac, a Florida judge has ruled that the will of the author’s mother, Gabrielle Kerouac, was a forgery, The Associated Press reported. When he died in … Continue reading

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9waiuxjDts ca. AUGUST 1963: ANDY WARHOL SHOOTS KISS. Some Warhol scholars date the Kiss films from November/December 1963. However, Warhol probably started shooting them much earlier – around August 1963 and continued to shoot them through the end of 1964, … Continue reading

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Jack Kerouac Reads from “On The Road”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MjPtem6ZbE December At Yase You said, that October, In the tall dry grass by the orchard When you chose to be free, “Again someday, maybe ten years.” After college I saw you One time. You were strange, And I was … Continue reading

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Hunter S. Thompson Quotes – The Quotations Page

http://www.quotationspage.com/quotes/Hunter_S._Thompson/ Self-portrait of Thompson circa 1960 in Puerto Rico “When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.” ………………………………. We were somewhere around Barstow on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying … Continue reading

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