Pop culture obsessives writing for the pop culture obsessed.
Pop culture obsessives writing for the pop culture obsessed.
Dec 16 2016
Marriage: Year one

We’re on a plane to Hawaii. You’re one row behind me, messing with your phone, posting photos or something like

Jun 5 2015
Bye for now

I’m at home in Los Angeles for a full 10 days—one of the longer stretches I’ve had in town over the past two

May 22 2015
The road to equality

I’m mid-tour on a packed spring run. I’ll play 22 cities in four months, most of them clustered in May and June. I

Apr 24 2015
The Scarlet Lesbian

I kissed a woman for the first time when I was 20 years old. I attended a college in Boston where it was very hip to

Apr 10 2015
In L.A., you ain’t shit

I was in Iowa City last week for a festival. My big sister traveled there with me—I flew to Chicago and she drove me

Mar 13 2015
The three questions

I’m on my way to Baltimore for a show after several weeks at home, the longest stretch I’ve had at home in about two

Jan 30 2015
It’s a sensitive issue

I was on a train—a CTA Blue Line train—with my then girlfriend. Maybe this was five years ago. I was in my late 20s

Jan 16 2015
Getting it right

Rhea Butcher and I walk into Mississippi Studios for a sound check. It’s around 5:30 p.m. on a Saturday in January

Nov 21 2014
Thank you, and goodnight

Career-wise, this past year has been inarguably huge for me. There isn’t a bit of arrogance in that statement—I like

Oct 10 2014
Exposing myself

Yesterday I filmed a sketch for the upcoming season of Comedy Bang! Bang! on IFC. I played a server and had four