LEMME TELL YA ‘BOUT SPORTS

John Walker is a Sarah Lawrence graduate who really likes the internet a lot. So, sports. Yeah, so, bring a book. I was gonna write something that would oh-so-subtly lead you from the theme of sports to the actual subject of my post: halftime shows. Then, I realized that I was really down to the wire in getting this piece in. Ok, so whatever, I … Continue reading LEMME TELL YA ‘BOUT SPORTS

Big Smelly Ol’ Apple

John Walker is a Sarah Lawrence graduate who really likes the internet a lot. You know how when you’re in your first real (read: high school) relationship, and you celebrate one-month “anniversaries” because you think that’s what grown-ups in love do?  Well, hop aboard the Inane Train, because this weekend marks my one-month anniversary of living in New York City. (read: Bushwick) Ah, the Big … Continue reading Big Smelly Ol’ Apple

The Criminally Camp

  John Walker is a Sarah Lawrence graduate who really likes the internet a lot.     True life: I’m enamored with Patty Hearst.  Heiress to the Hearst publishing fortune, hostage of the radical, yet ragtag, Symbionese Liberation Army, and later urban guerilla amongst the group’s ranks, the woman’s appeal seems evident, at least to me.  I guess notoriety might be a more appropriate word, … Continue reading The Criminally Camp

Beyonce: A Visual Essay X John Walker

{John Walker is a Sarah Lawrence graduate who really likes the internet a lot.} “Well, I care!” When I was in college, (oh, is that weird to say in the past tense) I always strove to maintain a neutral voice in my academic writing.  Nothing was monolithic; my perspective was never universal.  Well, I’m not in school anymore, and if there is one subject to … Continue reading Beyonce: A Visual Essay X John Walker

First: A Visual Story

John Walker is a Sarah Lawrence graduate who really likes the internet a lot. When I heard that this month’s theme was “Firsts,” my mind immediately jumped to this image. Ah yes, the first staged moon landing. JK, that’s Neil Armstrong, the first person on the moon. Speaking of men on the moon, here’s Britney Spears winning her first “moonman” at the 2008 MTV Video … Continue reading First: A Visual Story