Contusions of a Greying Culture Vulture: A Semi-Automatic Essay

This article is a part ofย Issue #2: Breath. You can get your own physical copy of the zine through ourย store,ย or see the full page spread for free atย our Patreon!

The writer consoles himself by saying, โ€˜by writing this or that, you will finally get to live your lifeโ€™ โ€“ not realising that these tasks are what your life becomes. Then again, I was nearly killed during the writing of this article. The random hand of chance is always near. However true or false it may actually be, every pop culture writer feels that they are vividly connected to cultural events of their time โ€“ whether in lockstep with or at a remove from every twist and turn of the zeitgeist, deciding whether to investigate any of this tumult is critical.…   [continue reading]

Maddox Interview: F*ck Whales, Video Games and Criticism

This article ties in to a podcast I recorded with Maddox, available here.

George Ouzounian, better known as Maddox, hasย built his brand on the internet for twenty years. Beginning withย The Best Page in the Universe in 1997, the project has grown into a number of different mediums. Primarily, Maddox considers himself a writer and satirist. Yet, he’s always made an effort to craft contentย for various platforms. While maintaining a consistent and practised tone, Maddox now produces podcasts, animation, comics and YouTube videos. He’s even currently working on a video game. Though all of his output is faithful to the core of his character, hisย outspoken penmanship inspires it all.…   [continue reading]