ARTICLES BY Casey McKinney

The Silent History

Casey McKinney


In which Fanzine talks to Eli Horowitz about his new serial/digital book/app project/thing. Mystery! Suspense! What is this hybrid form? What’s wrong with these fictional children? Casey McKinney investigates.


Music Man Murray/Record Store Day

Casey McKinney


Richard Parks is like a young Orson Welles, brimming with talent and well into his cups… sorry I mean his cups are overflowing, myriads of mastery spilling into various fissures, gullets, open wounds. He can pick a bluegrass mandolin till your heart bleeds in harmony or skips a pulse, but that’s beside the point. Sort […]


couple of old Kim Jong Il pieces (for the broken hearted)

Casey McKinney


Nothing much to say today on the deceased cinephile dictator (still digesting Christopher Hitchens death, imagining what he would write in Kim…

Oneohtrix Point Never - replica

Music: Oneohtrix Point Never

Casey McKinney


You quit smoking again. You may have tried self hypnosis from a podcast. You realize there actually is porn on the iTunes site. You searched…


Newt Gingrich for U.S. Toilet Inspector General

Casey McKinney


Everyone is always ragging on this guy, saying he has a mean streak, or that he’s a hypocrite for leading the charge to impeach…

Real Estate Days

Music: Real Estate: Days

Casey McKinney


I haven’t been doing my musical homework lately or would have noticed the new Real Estate album at the top of the Pitchfork best albums list….


Why Does Coldplay…er…?

Casey McKinney


Speaking of 60 Minutes (see previous blog post…we are blazing away trying to get our blog up to date after some serious ignoring for months),…


If The Madoffs Had Succeeded…

Casey McKinney


…in scamming their investors, many charities, out of 65 billion dollars and actually earned the money back before no one noticed. No that’s not…


The Herman Cain Saga Gets Weird(er)

Casey McKinney


Do you remember a 1999 Republican primary debate where the candidates were asked who their favorite philosophers were. George W. Bush…


Halloween at the Zoo

Casey McKinney


It’s been one of those bag em and tag em days in the news. For starters, the hunt for “exotic animals” in Zanesville. When I…