Legends of Deer Camp: Jim Brawner

Much has been said about dad since he passed away six months ago (Six months?!?).  Most of it good, and deservedly so.  Greeting hundreds of people at his funeral was the kind of experience that makes you question your own life and wonder if you’re making an impact the way he did (I’m not).  If […]

Top 19 of the 2010s: Number 16

It’s been a minute since I’ve dropped the needle on a record and gotten behind the keyboard.  Good to be here.  If you’re just getting in on this countdown now you can get caught up by clicking the links below: #19: New Amerykah Pt. 2 – Erykah Badu #18: Lemonade – Beyonce #17: Laila’s Wisdom […]

Top 19 of the 2010s: Number 17

If you’re just getting in on this countdown now you can get caught up by clicking the links below: #19: New Amerykah Pt. 2 – Erykah Badu #18: Lemonade – Beyonce #17: Laila’s Wisdom – Rapsody Album #17 on the list comes from someone I consider to be the best MC in the game right […]

Top 19 of the 2010s: Number 18

It’s been too long between #19 and #18.  I know this.  I got sidetracked.  I wrote a few pieces for a Prince site.  I wrote about duck hunting with my dad.  I wrote about sports.  Now we’re here at number 18 on a top 19 list that should ideally be done by the end of […]

Will Someone Please Win One for Milwaukee?

I’ve been a consumer of Bill Simmons’ content for the better part of two decades.  Page Two on espn.com, Grantland, The Ringer, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Any Given Wednesday, The BS Report, The Bill Simmons Podcast, Now I Can Die in Peace, The Book of Basketball.  You name it.  I’ve consumed and loved all of it.  […]

Top 19 Albums of the 2010’s

The 2010’s are almost over?!?  What a decade for music…right?  I think?  I’m not sure music itself has gotten any better or worse.  Pop music is terrible and popular rock music hardly has a pulse anymore (save us, Greta Van Fleet!).  I continue to say music is better than it’s ever been, you just have […]