Thomas Hindle
Fleeting thoughts, among other things
Created 23 Jan 2021
  • They’re taking the hobbits to Isengard!
    26 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 0 1
    On Wednesday, I was presented a question that I assume many people who live in this country are asked: “So Tom, what’s your favorite Thanksgiving food?” It’s a query that puts me in a tough spot. That...
  • It's been a while...
    24 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    “Theater of nightmares” “I am not going to talk about football, I am not going to talk about football, I am not going to talk about football, I am not going to talk about football,” Fuck it, I’m going...
  • College football, or soccer, or whatever
    07 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    I didn’t expect to miss covering college soccer (yes, I have to call it that.) Such is the English snobbery felt towards pretty much any American version of the game that I am more or less supposed to...
  • Ouch.
    03 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Ow “Okay Thomas, I’m going to need you to lie on your back, bend your left leg at about 45 degrees, and then raise your right straight up. You can put your hands down for balance, but don’t propel you...
  • “Watch where you’re going, man!”
    06 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 2 1
    Manchester band Elbow has a wonderful song about New York. Lead singer Guy Garvey’s voice soars above a string arrangement, banging on about “New York can talk” and that “somewhere in all that talk is...
  • "Do you fuck with Tame, bro?"
    12 Jun 2021 • 5 min read • 2 1
    Yes, I’m late. But I’m back in LA, which means I operate off California time. And I’m still late by California time (It’s gone 8 p.m.). Forgive me, loyal and bored following. Two things happened withi...
  • It's a new soundtrack, I can dance to this beat
    04 Jun 2021 • 5 min read • 0 3
    *The blog title is a reference to Taylor Swift’s Welcome to New York. It’s funny because I was in New York for 3 days this week. This blog has admittedly little to do with Taylor Swift, but quite a bi...
  • My bracket, my rules
    29 May 2021 • 5 min read • 2 6
    I’m VERY late. It’s time for some maths. Those of you who have too much time on your hands might recall that I made a bracket of albums in order to ascertain which has been the best year for music sin...
  • Kanye West's 2007 album Graduation...
    21 May 2021 • < 1 min read • 0 1
    I graduated college today. The speaker told everyone that we would each solve climate change. I am not going to solve climate change. This blog is pretty much all I’ve got. Cheers. Until next week. En...
    14 May 2021 • 4 min read • 2 8
    A Grievance I had the misfortune of running into an old colleague from my school newspaper on Wednesday. It was, by all accounts, a perfectly normal occasion. A few of us seniors got together to chat ...
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