life is awesome

Actually, Life Is Pretty Awesome

Life is awesome. In fact, it’s so awesome so constantly that we’ve gotten used to it, and whenever one thing goes wrong, we start complaining and thinking that everything is suddenly terrible. Thus we have the phrase “First World problems.” Naturally we also complain about things that are genuinely bad, …

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Alike

Alike – A short film

This 8 minute animated film illustrates how creativity and  joy can be driven out of our children (and us) by the conditioning of government schools and the demands of society. Curiosity, Art, Music and Imagination trump rote memorization, sitting in straight lines, raising your hand, pushing endless paperwork and eviscerating …

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JiveRadio hosts the Black Lillies on May 12th

Local internet radio sensation JiveRadio welcomes The Black Lillies’ to Pipers Opera House May 12th at 7:30 pm. The Black Lillies’ are one of Americana’s biggest success stories: an internationally-renowned band of roots-rockers, armed with songs that blur the boundaries among folk, soul, red dirt country, blues and jazz. For …

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Lockwood: Red Headed Stepchild of Storey County…

According to his personal public relations spokesman Kris Thompson, Commissioner Gilman donates food every other week to the seniors in Lockwood. He continues an annual tradition established by his predecessor Joe Conforte donating turkeys every year at Thanksgiving. Other than the annual Turkeys, residents of Lockwood have little to be …

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