September 2018 Thought Portal

My favorite Thought Portal posts of September.

Liza Minnelli and Alice Cooper tell the same story.

This is the best short story I read in September.

This poem made me think of war and weapons and pollution and capitalism.

When you feel all warm and fuzzy by not patronizing companies you deem to be bad, do you ever stop to think about the workers at those companies and how they need those jobs. Maybe support them instead. Plus, there’s no ethical consumption under capitalism.

Spiders terrorize a town.

Don’t engage with holocaust deniers.

Read this in Julia Sugarbaker’s voice and remember that many of the kinds of female characters you get to see in movies and TV are chosen by abusive men who hate women.

To see more of what I’m reading, watching, and listening to, check out my media blog, Thought Portal.