California King

A new journal of emotional hygiene. From the makers of You Look Nice Today.


episode 26: I.T. Hoop Skirt

Opportunity: A grand roving dignity sink

The Soft Boys add frisson to any streetscape.

Editor: Paul O’Mara

(This episode is available only in audio, to honor the richness of Homeric oral tradition.)


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  • The Soft Boys - "I Wanna Destroy You" — And, when I have destroyed you, I'll come picking at your bone. And, you won't have a single atom left to call your own.
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