“It’s an Outlet” – How My Justin-Bieber-Obsessed Wife Fell In Love with Heavy Metal…and How It’s a Lot More Positive Than You Think It Is

Last week, Scientific American, a print and online magazine bringing its readers scientific and technological insights since about 1850, published an article call Dissecting the Bloodthirsty Bliss of Death Metal. My brother Garrett forwarded it to me, a fitting article to read on Halloween. Ah, yes, the article opens with the visceral, brutal, and grotesqueContinue reading ““It’s an Outlet” – How My Justin-Bieber-Obsessed Wife Fell In Love with Heavy Metal…and How It’s a Lot More Positive Than You Think It Is”

Saying goodbye to Slayer, a huge influence in my life

When I was 14, just a hair shy of 15, I somehow convinced my parents to let me take a day off of school in early June to go to Ozzfest, a large heavy metal festival put on by Ozzy Osbourne, with a few seniors from my high school. While I remember much of thatContinue reading “Saying goodbye to Slayer, a huge influence in my life”