Goodbye 2022, Hello 2023.

August 2022

In which I make the argument that WaHo encapsulates everything good about the United States of America.

June 2022

In which I spend an evening drinking with a Trump supporter and avoiding already apprehended serial killers.

April 2022

In which I attempt to keep up with a group of American spring breakers nearly half my age, which goes about as well as you’d expect.

March 2022

In 1773, Bostonians made history by throwing chests of it into the harbour. Now, Americans drink 2.5 billion gallons of this stuff every year. Y'all…

February 2022

Some of the USA's biggest stars hit the big time by pretending to be American...and doing it so well that many don't know they're faking. (ft. Keith…

January 2022

They say the birds don’t sing at Auschwitz. You might think the same would be true of the Lorraine Motel, where Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated…
"Many cities make music, but no city breathes music quite like Memphis. The songs and sounds that come from here are uniquely American." – Shawn Amos

December 2021

Southern towns like Clemson, SC, have a difficult past when it comes to race. Does college football improve these issues or make them worse?

November 2021

On an abridged food tour I taste a classic, an upstart, and the origins of a chain. One of them turns out to be the best fried chicken I've ever had...

October 2021

I part ways with new friends, learn about fractal elves, and meet a xenophobic goth. Then the magic of the night vanishes immediately 🙃
Every year NASCAR fans descend on Talladega and put $400+ million into the local economy. For some residents, it feels like more driving in circles.