Ties That Bind and Don’t Start Me Talkin’

My latest "Ties That Bind" column is up at PopMatters. "The Thunderbolt of Change: 'Angels in America' and the Marriage Equality Victory" considers the portrayal of change in Tony Kushner's massive play and reflects on this in light of the historic, wonderful, and long overdue victory for equal rights with the Obergefell v. Hodges ruling.Also,… Continue reading Ties That Bind and Don’t Start Me Talkin’

Ties That Bind: Bill O’Reilly’s Rock and Roll Machine

My new column is up at PopMatters: "Bill O'Reilly's Rock and Roll Machine". It's either read this or go see Paul Blart Mall Cop 2. You decide.This was another fun piece to read, soaked in anger though it is. It's also my first bit of political satire-meets-rock criticism, since it focuses on the intersections of… Continue reading Ties That Bind: Bill O’Reilly’s Rock and Roll Machine