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three cheers to commenter "very good article"

THE KITTEN TYPE (contenderizer), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:01 (1 year ago) Permalink

(that was me)

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:07 (1 year ago) Permalink

nice work

THE KITTEN TYPE (contenderizer), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:10 (1 year ago) Permalink

i'm not sure which is worse: the editor implying that no male at the broward new time would dare fuck a fat woman or that he thinks we can't take 3 minutes and look at ric delgado's archive to find a host of other, non-"sarcastic" posts

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:12 (1 year ago) Permalink

unless ric cordero never actually beat it to "rump shaker", but i don't think that's possible

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:13 (1 year ago) Permalink

er, ric delgado

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:13 (1 year ago) Permalink

also commented on on The Bieber Bowl: The 2010 MTV Video Music Awards Live Blog last year

these pretzels are makeing me horney (Hungry4Ass), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:14 (1 year ago) Permalink

sort of disappointed it isn't up anymore. good ammo. not even cached.

THE KITTEN TYPE (contenderizer), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:15 (1 year ago) Permalink

yeah, taking it down is pretty cowardly

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:16 (1 year ago) Permalink

Someone somewhere surely archived it.

Johnny Fever, Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:19 (1 year ago) Permalink

It's available here: http://ohnotheywrittnt.tumblr.com/

Respectfully, Tyrese Gibson (Nicole), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:20 (1 year ago) Permalink

Ric Delgado's publishing a novel, guys.

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:23 (1 year ago) Permalink

Another ebook sensation.

Ned Raggett, Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:26 (1 year ago) Permalink

ha on twitter he pulls out the "BUT THEN WE'D HAVE NO RICHARD PRYOR!!" line

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 19:27 (1 year ago) Permalink

what was the whole Whispers thing from?

when will Jesus bring the composition chops? (loves laboured breathing), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:27 (1 year ago) Permalink

His novel!

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:30 (1 year ago) Permalink

oh he has a website!

when will Jesus bring the composition chops? (loves laboured breathing), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:39 (1 year ago) Permalink

(oh shit)

when will Jesus bring the composition chops? (loves laboured breathing), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:39 (1 year ago) Permalink

I realized a year ago that I didn’t want to be a stuffy writer, blogger, or journalist, asking questions like:

“What has Miami done for your writing? What do you think of Vice City?”

5 Questions with JJ Colagrande, REVMiami.com, March 31, 2010

How boring is that? Now, new and improved Ric Delgado writer, asks questions like:

“I’m required to ask you questions about Miami, so have you ever done cocaine off a stripper’s thigh, then had to hide a dead body in the Everglades?”

Nikki Glaser Jokes About A Lot of Messed Up Stuff at Miami Science Museum, Miami New Times, April 12, 2012

Bam! Now that’s a question.

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:44 (1 year ago) Permalink

RicDelgadoRocks After today's twitter beatdown, I unwind by listening to a girl blowing smoke rings out of her vagina on the Howard Stern Show.

puff puff post (uh oh I'm having a fantasy), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:45 (1 year ago) Permalink

To further my writing career, I knew I had to interject a lot more of my personality into my writing. And I think I’ve been doing that pretty damn well.

But, as a writer, particularly for a local Miami blog, there is a gigantic flaw in my plan to become rich and famous: NOBODY READS IN THIS CITY!

Yes, it is the sad and pathetic truth, but Miami dun’t reed too goods.

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:47 (1 year ago) Permalink

RicDelgadoRocks After today's twitter beatdown, I unwind by listening to a girl blowing smoke rings out of her vagina on the Howard Stern Show.

that really seems like a trick that loses a lot without the visual component

I'M THAT POSTA, AAAAAAAAAH (DJP), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:53 (1 year ago) Permalink

i emailed the editor he emailed he back. his response:

Jordan,

Sorry you feel that way. I wonder what kind of apology you'd suggest instead.

Best,

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:55 (1 year ago) Permalink

he really seems like a dick who loses a lot without the visual component

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:55 (1 year ago) Permalink

xp How about one that doesn't shift blame to the reader for not getting the intended "sarcasm" and one that includes the bit about how Ric Delgado's submissions will no longer be welcome by any outlet of the New Times corp?

Johnny Fever, Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:58 (1 year ago) Permalink

And if thou gaze long into a dick, the dick will also gaze into thee

I'M THAT POSTA, AAAAAAAAAH (DJP), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:59 (1 year ago) Permalink

wait dicks have eyes...?

when will Jesus bring the composition chops? (loves laboured breathing), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:00 (1 year ago) Permalink

xp How about one that doesn't shift blame to the reader for not getting the intended "sarcasm" and one that includes the bit about how Ric Delgado's submissions will no longer be welcome by any outlet of the New Times corp?

― Johnny Fever, Wednesday, April 25, 2012 5:58 PM (1 minute ago) Bookmark

yeah, i responded w/ this (in so many words) so we'll see if he gets back to me

J0rdan S., Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:00 (1 year ago) Permalink

RicDelgadoRocks

sleepingbag, Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:05 (1 year ago) Permalink

wait dicks have eyes...?

I've affixed googly eyes to mine.

Johnny Fever, Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:07 (1 year ago) Permalink

it bears repeating

RicDelgadoRocks

jesus christ (strongo hulkington's ghost dad), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:22 (1 year ago) Permalink

this is terrible, no doubt, but i have to admit my second thought was "these are the shitbags now taking beer money out pf my pocket."

jesus christ (strongo hulkington's ghost dad), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:23 (1 year ago) Permalink

Where are Delgado's friends in all this? Why are they letting him watch so many Tosh.0 reruns?

when will Jesus bring the composition chops? (loves laboured breathing), Wednesday, 25 April 2012 22:29 (1 year ago) Permalink

I don't think he has friends, unless you count realdolls.

Respectfully, Tyrese Gibson (Nicole), Thursday, 26 April 2012 14:22 (1 year ago) Permalink

So he's supposedly daring people to write in and get him fired...

Ned Raggett, Thursday, 26 April 2012 14:28 (1 year ago) Permalink

Anyway, this link you should all happily click on:

http://blogs.browardpalmbeach.com/countygrind/2012/04/why_rick_delgado_pleasantly_plump_listicle_was_not_okay.php

Ned Raggett, Thursday, 26 April 2012 15:29 (1 year ago) Permalink

HUGELY INFLUENTIAL ONLINE VIA HIS TWITTER FEED

cosi fan whitford (underrated aerosmith bootlegs I have owned), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:23 (1 year ago) Permalink

Trying to parse this:

Ric Delgado ‏
@RicDelgadoRocks
Good piece by @ariellec: Another View: Why Ric Delgado's "Pleasantly Plump" Listicle Yesterday Was Not Okay

tess_rae
@tess_rae
@RicDelgadoRocks @ariellec not really clear on how you can say this is a good piece while continuing to defend all you wrote.

Ric Delgado
@RicDelgadoRocks
@tess_rae @ariellec is a great writer who made clear and well written points.

], Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:25 (1 year ago) Permalink

I didn't know H@rvey was the author of that tumblr!

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:28 (1 year ago) Permalink

In another response, he told a woman she "must be single" for calling him out.

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:31 (1 year ago) Permalink

that really seems like a trick that loses a lot without the visual component

microphone placement is key

THE KITTEN TYPE (contenderizer), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:39 (1 year ago) Permalink

Ric Delgado ‏ @RicDelgadoRocks Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
I appreciate you thinking there was a first time. RT @heycalliejoy: @RicDelgadoRocks, also, good luck getting laid ever again.

Exile in lolville (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:46 (1 year ago) Permalink

okay that is the first funny thing I've seen dude write

I'M THAT POSTA, AAAAAAAAAH (DJP), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:47 (1 year ago) Permalink

he should have to spend the rest of his life w that article stapled to his clothes.

"maybe you've heard of me? i wrote that thing about adele's kankles. i'm kind of a big deal."

THE KITTEN TYPE (contenderizer), Thursday, 26 April 2012 16:58 (1 year ago) Permalink

now that they've caught the rogue blogger, I'm sure the New Times will never post another offensive, inane listicle again

da croupier, Thursday, 26 April 2012 17:25 (1 year ago) Permalink

that piece is good and all the points are OTM and i understand why a woman would want to write it but i guess i find slightly regrettable that neither the male writer of the piece nor the male editor of the paper decided to write that piece -- it sorta reinforces the lasting message of "hey, we're sorry that we offended you, but WE don't think we did anything wrong"

J0rdan S., Thursday, 26 April 2012 17:28 (1 year ago) Permalink

also how the hell was this published by a female section editor smh

J0rdan S., Thursday, 26 April 2012 17:28 (1 year ago) Permalink

She probably thought it was going to generate a lot of hits so she didn't care about the content being offensive.

Respectfully, Tyrese Gibson (Nicole), Thursday, 26 April 2012 17:42 (1 year ago) Permalink

isn't spike tv's director a woman or something

puff puff post (uh oh I'm having a fantasy), Thursday, 26 April 2012 17:50 (1 year ago) Permalink

there are literally a billion better ways to defend your peer from accusations of fraud than "but she's cool and you have a shitty job", lol @ Whiney

Murgatroid, Thursday, 22 August 2013 15:27 (8 months ago) Permalink

i only see her at the EMP conferences. she's always so nice. she's really smart. sometimes things happen. i don't claim to understand.

x-post

scott seward, Thursday, 22 August 2013 15:33 (8 months ago) Permalink

curious what proportion of donors to the kickstarter were music writers or involved in the music journalism industry in some way

congratulations (n/a), Thursday, 22 August 2013 15:48 (8 months ago) Permalink

and yet faster than you realize

Best Music Writing 2012

da croupier, Friday, 23 August 2013 18:15 (8 months ago) Permalink

that's multiple threads for you

YOU FOOLS PAY OVER $2.50 for a comic book (forksclovetofu), Friday, 23 August 2013 18:24 (8 months ago) Permalink


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