My Opinions Aren't Free

Max Traster
Welcome to my focused and relentless home for media criticism and celebration of what I love and hate. I am not a journalist, all content herein is opinion, some of which is fact and experience based.
Created 18 Jun 2021
  • You Will Believe a Robot Can Die
    02 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Last Sunday I went to see the 35th Anniversary showing of Transformers The Animated movie. It was the first time I got to see this piece of personally formative cinematic storytelling in theaters, and...
  • My Week In Media September 212t -27th
    02 Oct 2021 • 11 min read
    Disclaimer: As always, typos are not a reflection of laziness by of my learning disability. Also, as I lean more into footnotes, for help and for schtick, you can click on the number to take you down ...
  • My Week in Media: Special Edition
    23 Sep 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0
    My Week In Media September 14th -20th So I watched the finale of Reservation Dogs, the finale of Brooklyn 99, Archer, What We Do in the Shadows, Only Murders in the Building, and re-watched all of AP ...
  • My Week In Media September 6th -13th
    18 Sep 2021 • 12 min read • 2 0
    My Week In Media September 6th -13th Slow(ish?) media week compared to last… sort of… Anyhow I thought I’d add this DISCLAIMER: Typos and related blunders are a result of a learning disorder, not lazi...
  • My Week In Media August 30 – September 5
    09 Sep 2021 • 10 min read • 2 0
    This (hopefully weekly) free content feature is (will be) an accounting of what I watched, read, heard, and played over the course of the previous week. Since I didn’t get the idea to do this until la...
  • Why I've Taken My Talents to Substack
    08 Sep 2021 • 14 min read • 3 1
    “Your ideas are intriguing to me, and I wish to subscribe to your newsletter.” -Homer Simpson Why Substack? This is all Bill Simmons’s fault. It’s not his fault that I need the money, which is really ...
  • Fuck You, Pay Me: A Brief Overview of Online Sex Work and OnlyFans
    27 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    Disclaimer: In this article I level some accusations agains, and make assumptions about various pornographic websites and businesses. These statements are largely opinion and supposition based on hear...
  • Welcome to my focused and relentless home for media criticism and celebration of what I love and hate.
    18 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 0
    Welcome to My Opinions Aren't Free by me, Max Traster. Max Traster is a professional freelance writer & self appointed media/culture critic. His work here is a chance to be paid for writing he actuall...
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