Sep 30, 2016 UncleVinny commented on The Mystery of Life Revealed in B Movie The Quiet Earth.
I saw this movie as a high school kid, and have daydreamed ever since of being left (mostly) alone on an empty planet. Let the man and the woman run off together... I'll just enjoy the solitude, thanks!
Jul 17, 2016 UncleVinny commented on The Stranger's Endorsements for the August 2016 Primary Election!.
It's weird that you're supporting Liias despite his support of the payday loan companies, and don't mention the other options except to say that they're weak. Most of the democratic orgs seem to be supporting John Paul Comerford. What don't you like about him?
Jan 20, 2016 UncleVinny commented on Edgy Comedian Sarah Palin Announces National Tour.
The last approval ratings I can find for Sarah Palin were from mid-2015, when only ~30% of Republicans approved of her, and she had a net negative among voters of -20% overall.…

Doesn't seem like Trump's decision has much of an upside.
Sep 10, 2015 UncleVinny commented on SL Letter of the Day: That's So GAY..
I'm gay for hating football!
Aug 18, 2015 UncleVinny commented on Today Is the Day Balzac Died from Drinking Too Much Coffee.
If this was a ploy to get me to go across the street for mid-afternoon coffee, it worked.
Aug 17, 2015 UncleVinny commented on Reader Survey: Is Astrology Real?.
Nobody likes to be mocked, but from this comment thread we learn that astrology fans *really* don't like to be mocked.
Jun 24, 2015 UncleVinny commented on Celebrate Legendary Composer Terry Riley's 80th Birthday with These 5 Classics.
Terry Riley rules. I would have chosen this piece from Shri Camel instead...…

.... but they are all amazing.
May 21, 2015 UncleVinny commented on Foo Fighters Were the Final Guest on David Letterman’s Farewell to TV.
Everlong's the only song I know by the Foo Fighters, and I think it's pretty great as straightforward rock goes.
May 19, 2015 UncleVinny commented on Magnuson Park Picnic Interrupted by Loud, Motorized Mosquitos—Which Turned Out to Be Drones.
FWIW, Amazon plans to use battery-powered drones, which they claim are quieter. I don't care, though; I don't want the damn things cluttering up the sky, even if they were perfectly silent.
Mar 28, 2015 UncleVinny commented on SPONSORED CONTENT: Wait. You Don't Like Apple Juice?.
Relax, new columnist! I love apple juice! I just don't like Tree Top.