On May 1, 2012, at 10:51 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
Hey. Love your site.
The sentiment of the "Demolish Serious Culture" image appearing on your site is repulsive; it's worse if it's intended to be ironic. I won't ask that it be removed because that would be censorship but I just wanted to say think it represents a nadir for you.
Try harder next time.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:52 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
On May 1, 2012, at 10:55 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I think it is an anti-intellectual, silly, stupid thing to put on a tee shirt.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:58 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
Not sure what you're getting at.
On May 1, 2012, at 11:00 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I just wanted to weigh in, that's all.
Get better tee shirts.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 11:01 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
But what you said carries no intellectual weight.
On May 1, 2012, at 11:04 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I measure my emails, combined, at 62 grams of intellectual weight.
Perhaps you need to zero out your intellectual scale. There should be a button labeled "tare" press that.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 11:07 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
That was too easy.
Buy the "Demolish Serious Culture" T-Shirt [shop.boingboing.net]
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