This. Is. AMAZING! I became a hardcore Ani-phile in high school and still listen to her early work quite often. But I admit to burning out and not really paying attention to anything post Revelling/ Reckoning. I think your observations are spot-on: the lack of growth in her music and politics, the cringe-worthy decision-making she sometimes employs, etc. I find myself feeling this way about a lot of artists these days, like their best work is behind them no matter how much we wish it weren't so. (Also, clown cones forever!)
Priceless. To someone out there these are things that their 46-year-old cousin, Brian, said.
On NYC DSM
Gravitational Projections - SO REAL. What do you call my husband's fear that anything near or touching the radiator will eventually burst into flame?
@Jolie Kerr The only thing worse that being turned into literal dust is to be reincarnated as a cat. Revolting!
@Jazmine Hughes Nicely done! ::slow clap::
(whispers) Jazmine... you forgot to do one for Nicolas Kim Coppola a.k.a. Nic Cage. (John Travolta is, boringly, John Travolta.)
The Starbucks that's coming to Franklin Ave though... I saw the signage last night and almost fell over. I don't like it, not one bit!
She sounds great! Welcome, Haley! Super excited for the next chapter of The Pin!
@katiechasm Wow. You're charming.
On Leighton Meester on playing Curley's "bitch, tramp, tart" wife: "If she is truly harmless, why is she so threatening?"
@Scarlet Jane@facebook HuffPo