Nicholas Thomson is a writer living in Brooklyn. His writing can be found at his blog: pickledbone.blogspot.com. Follow him @NicholasgrayT
Thursday, November 14 2013
The Circle has subsumed the behemoths Facebook, Google and Twitter into something almost pre-capitalist, something maybe not even seen since the predators of the Paleolithic era.
Tuesday, October 22 2013
Drug War is clearly smarter, crisper and more ambitious than most pulp films.
Monday, October 7 2013
Day of the Dead ’s lazy attempts at sending up racism, sexism and consumerism betray the film’s obvious role as a product meant to distribute these sentiments because there was a market for them.
Sunday, September 29 2013
Scott McClanahan's Hill William is a book for the willful forgetters, for the violence of the innocent, and most of all for those who couldn’t have done otherwise.
Thursday, September 12 2013
These journals reveal what a comfort writing was to Susan Sontag in the face of her loneliness.