FOTI #5: Cory Booker — Mayor of the Internet, Muttafucca!
May 16, 2012 Leave a comment
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In this episode, Alpine and Alison discuss Jon Hamm’s dating advice to teen girls, the wonderful tweets of Samuel L. Jackson, and our collective love for the Mayor of Newark, Cory Booker — a social media master and passionate defender of civil rights. Plus, we reveal what Hole drummer Patty Schemel will do for $30.
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To the links! The tweets we posted last night are below — plus bonus links.
Spoiler alert, this isn’t my favorite thing Amram has ever done.
And as long as we’re on the subject of car jams, here’s the clip we mentioned from Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers car-jamming on Hall and Oates. Keyboard guy behind the shotgun is definitely my favorite Grambler.
Fort Lean is a great new band from Brooklyn. Check out their EP and new single here, or on Spotify. Buy that shiz! A small investment in your future happiness is wise, don’t you agree?
ALSO — Brooklyn peeps, and I know you are out there, they’re playing The Great GoogaMooga on Saturday. 12:15 pm in Prospect Park, be there or be hungry/sad.
Internet Challenge Surprise
Here’s more on the Sam Jackson/A.O. Scott feud.
Plus, my favorite Sam tweet thus far:
Yes, it’s real. Verified account, mouthahhfuuka!
Cory Booker: Mayor of the Internet
Here’s the video referenced above:
Plus, Cory Booker and Conan squash their beef:
Here’s the surprising history of Makeoutclub, courtesy of Wikipedia. Do you have what it takes to be FOTI’s official infiltrator of this hipsters-only club? Obviously I don’t since I tweeted it out as two words not one! My membership application is clearly pre-denied already.
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