WordArc: Georgie's Articles/rss/GeorgieRSS Feed for WordArc: Georgie's Articlesen-usMon, 04 July 2011 05:15:13 GMTMon, 04 July 2011 05:15:13 GMTWordArc RSS 2.0 GeneratorWordArc@wordarc.comWordArc@wordarc.comUP/Georgie/2009/08/05/UPIn Barcelona, there is a man in the square. Passers-by pay him little to no attention. He is the colour of a chocolate bar left uneaten for too long: his epidermis is patched with chalk, but maintains a surprising smoothness. On his face, a wi... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/08/05/UP2009-08-05 23:11:39/Georgie/2009/08/05/UPIN PRAGUE/Georgie/2009/06/27/IN_PRAGUEIN PRAGUE, there were two obnoxious Americans sleeping in the bunk next to Claire and myself. One of them was from Las Vegas. “Really?” Claire asked dryly, “there are people who actually come from Vegas?” He assured us yes, there were... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/06/27/IN_PRAGUE2009-06-27 13:52:25/Georgie/2009/06/27/IN_PRAGUEINTERNET KILLED THE RADIO STAR/Georgie/2009/04/29/INTERNET_KILLED_THE_RADIO_STARAbout the only person I know who still buys CDs is my dad. This isn't surprising, since he's also the same person who happens to have the biggest musical catalogue I've ever encountered. Vinyl, 8-Track, Reel-to-Reel, Cassette, CD - he's covered it... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/04/29/INTERNET_KILLED_THE_RADIO_STAR2009-04-29 15:33:40/Georgie/2009/04/29/INTERNET_KILLED_THE_RADIO_STARAbandon(ed) Ship!/Georgie/2009/02/23/Abandon%28ed%29_Ship%21Packed full of bodies, the place seems to surge - tides flowing in and out, the current carrying the slew of people from one dark corner into the center of the dance floor, where heads bob above the waves and arms flail to stay afloat. I like sitt... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/02/23/Abandon%28ed%29_Ship%212009-02-23 04:29:56/Georgie/2009/02/23/Abandon%28ed%29_Ship%21420 Friendly/Georgie/2009/02/08/420_Friendly420 is like Christmas for stoners. In high school, 420 was a monumental day of the year for about 25% of my school’s populace. A hundred-plus pot heads traditionally gathered at the beach in my town and got cohesively “lifted” when the cloc... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/02/08/420_Friendly2009-02-08 03:49:39/Georgie/2009/02/08/420_FriendlyKILLING WITH KINDNESS/Georgie/2009/02/04/KILLING_WITH_KINDNESSIt’s been a long time since I really hated someone’s guts. I think the acceptable era of feeling this emotion is limited between the beginning of elementary school and the end of high school. The hate felt in these times is fleeting - but for... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/02/04/KILLING_WITH_KINDNESS2009-02-04 01:45:52/Georgie/2009/02/04/KILLING_WITH_KINDNESSSPEAKING OF HIPSTERS/Georgie/2009/01/21/SPEAKING_OF_HIPSTERS“i don’t like this place,” she said while stabbing the innocent ice cubes in her long island. ”fucking lame and depressing.” i nodded, half listening. my eyes scanned the bar for signs of boys i had crushes on, or boys who i could d... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/01/21/SPEAKING_OF_HIPSTERS2009-01-21 01:53:16/Georgie/2009/01/21/SPEAKING_OF_HIPSTERSmorning tea./Georgie/2009/01/19/morning_tea.%c2%85marie dropped the children off at school, rolling down her window to wave goodbye as they ran into the building. mrs. helman called “yoo-hoo!” from her cadillac and honked as she drove away. car still running, marie pulled out onto the str... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2009/01/19/morning_tea.%c2%852009-01-19 04:22:27/Georgie/2009/01/19/morning_tea.%c2%85animalistic retail therapy./Georgie/2008/12/30/animalistic_retail_therapy.%c2%85shops, during boxing week sales, truly are a zoo. i have seen the most primal human qualities demonstrated behind the doors of downtown stores in the past couple days. personal space and boundaries are blatantly ignored, the typical canadian p... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2008/12/30/animalistic_retail_therapy.%c2%852008-12-30 01:03:27/Georgie/2008/12/30/animalistic_retail_therapy.%c2%85Forgot About Dre?/Georgie/2008/12/12/Forgot_About_Dre%3FIf an alien spaceship got a freak transmission of Dr. Dre's video for his 2001 song, "Still D.R.E," the extra terrestrials may interpret the music clip as a documentary on Grand Mal seizures. Most of the subjects throughout the five minute video c... Continue Reading at: /Georgie/2008/12/12/Forgot_About_Dre%3F2008-12-12 04:06:31/Georgie/2008/12/12/Forgot_About_Dre%3F