No Wonder Why They Call it Porn

11.28.2017 by Mark Forman

I will admit a guilty pleasure of mine is watching certain video food bloggers from time to time. It often makes me hungry and I'll hit pause and go eat something or just get the point and get tired of their hyperbole and watch something else. I guess what hooks me is the way most […]


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Holiday in the Sun

11.27.2017 by Mark Forman

Just got through first big holiday of the double whammy holiday season that has been my life for the last 30 years. Today is actually my 30th year anniversary of living in Taiwan. Not a big holiday fan do to the synthetic nature of holidays topped off by their usually being co-opted by commerce to […]


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Pumpkin Season

11.11.2017 by Mark Forman

I woke up this morning and decided to check Youtube for something interesting before I got out of bed to begin my active day. I saw a live feed of Joe Rogan with guest Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins fame. While I was never a Smashing Pumpkins hardcore fanboi I did like the band, especially […]


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And Where Do We Go From Here?

11.03.2017 by Mark Forman

I love how song lyrics get trapped in your head like detritus in the drain of your sink. You can hear it, it is very visceral but still a little ephemeral as you try to focus on it and remember from which song. Bingo-this one is David Essex's Rock On. I feel compelled to leave […]


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Predator

10.30.2017 by Mark Forman

I remember when Predator was another fun action sci-fi escapist Arnold Schwarzenegger movie. My favorite line was Jesse "the Body" Ventura's, "I aint't got time to bleed" line. Good visual ham and scene chewing with decent special effects for the time:1987. Same year I came to Taiwan actually. Unfortunately, in the last few weeks there […]


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