Phoning It In
Popular culture, art, and life in general are in a sorry sorry state. When television dictates what is cool and alternative, the only hope for originality and honesty lies in something independent. Friction Magazine author, Craig A. Platt spins the web of hypocrisy and lets us know how to escape this drab and meaningless existence. Rise up my brothers and sisters and CREATE!
"Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing."
Having grown up listening to some of the best music ever recorded and watching some of the best movies ever produced, I am beginning to wonder whether that was the case at all. Is my music the best? What constitutes the best? Is it a competition? Of course not, but if it isn't why am I so convinced that it is? Was I fooled into believing it was the best by a machine of glossy pages, flashing images, and an all-around lovefest for the status quo?
"You tell me that I make no difference, Well at least I'm fucking trying, What the fuck have you done?"