for the new yorker! see it here. it’s really good – and heartbreaking as usual. i assume it’s a pull-out (mask in the middle).
last week i realized that my stimulus incentive was running out for my cobra health insurance and thus my next payment would be almost $400. i applied for some individual plan health insurance sort of as a whim, not believing i’d be approved because of this bullshit problem i had a few years ago that turned out to be nothing, but mention ‘lymph node biopsy’ to an insurance company and they act like you have the plague. but lo and behold – i was approved! huzzah! i related all of this to eric which prompted him to send me this image (artist unknown):
Maria, Megan, Elaine and I drove up to Big Bear for the Oktoberfest celebration and had a fantastic time! We met some nice guys out in the beer garden and had a good time drinking our mini-kegs, riding the mechanical bull, and dancing to really cheesy music.
all of his videos on crackle are pretty great. and penn & teller’s show at the rio, btw, is totally awesome. i really want to see it again – it was the first (and only) show i saw in vegas.