In 2001 I was living in Olympia, WA and I couldn’t get a job. To be honest I wasn’t trying that hard (my Starbucks application was full of in-jokes that only my best friend and bandmate—who was also applying—would understand). Anyway, I eventually got desperate enough that I ended up getting a job at a telemarketing company in neighboring Tumwater called Livebridge. I did a couple days of training and only a couple more days actually making the calls. My…
This is the America I believe in.
Farmers' market cupcakes,
A bar without a television,
Method Man doing his laundry,
Going to the mall on a Saturday to watch Island of Lost Souls,
And a middle class blue collar life.
The Limits of Control is about anger.
Only Lovers Left Alive is about apathy.
Paterson is about passion.