Book Review: Gulp by Mary Roach

Mary Roach’s Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal is typical of her books, which is to say it’s a highly enjoyable read that belies the amount of research that’s obviously gone into the work. Like her other books, Stiff, Bonk, Spook, etc., Roach takes a topic that doesn’t necessarily lend itself to polite conversation – and then … Continue reading Book Review: Gulp by Mary Roach

This just in: Ministry is officially Oldies music

Not sure how I missed this. Psalm 69 turned 20 last year. It was definitely one of the high points of mainstream industrial rock, along with Nine Inch Nails' Broken, Pretty Hate Machine, and The Downward Spiral. (For me, anyway. I'm just catching up with Front Line Assembly…) I'm not a huge Ministry fan, but I really loved … Continue reading This just in: Ministry is officially Oldies music