Author Archives: Ginger Mayerson

Oh Pepperdine, the Beautiful

“‘I started looking at buildings,” she says. ‘At one of my friend’s dorms, the fire burnt the grass behind it. You can see the line of black, that scorching, all along the side of the building—but the building didn’t burn. … Continue reading

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Gat-ta-ca! Gat-Ta-Ca!! GAT-TA-CA!!!

“SOON TWO biotechnology firms will begin to offer couples undergoing in vitro fertilisation (IVF) the chance to screen embryos before they are implanted in the mother’s womb. This kind of preimplantation genetic diagnosis has, for nearly 30 years, been widely … Continue reading

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Transplants cause gentrification

“Rents in Los Angeles are sky-high and they’ve risen astronomically in the past few years. That’s because loads of people want to live here and we’ve spent decades not building enough housing to keep up with demand. Newbies arrive in … Continue reading

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Please VOTE very much on November 6, 2018

Last day for Californians to register to vote. Here’s the online and usa.gov information for our nation https://www.usa.gov/register-to-vote. Yay! I can’t tell you, Doonesbury doesn’t have to tell you… Let Nike tell you: JUST DO IT. Please vote for a … Continue reading

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A Mayerson Service Announcement

Our favorite publisher, the Wapshott Press, is now an Amazon Charity. Yay! So if you could please choose Wapshott Press as your charity when you’re shopping at Amazon, it will help them to keep publishing awesome books and journals. Here’s … Continue reading

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Wapshott Press news you can use

Our favorite publisher, the Wapshott Press, is now an Amazon Charity. Yay! So if you could please choose Wapshott Press as your charity when you’re shopping at Amazon, it will help them to keep publishing awesome books and journals. Here’s … Continue reading

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More recent reading

“A People Betrayed. The role of the West in Rwanda’s genocide” by LR Melvern “In the After Math of Genocide. the U.S. Role in Rwanda” by Robert E. Gribbin “Burundi” by René Lemarchand “Eyewitness to a Genocide” by Michael Barnett … Continue reading

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I been stuyding on that old devil SEO

Google is God. And I invented a new word that doesn’t seem to be found on Google. Things the Google God’s spiders and bots like to eat could be called BOTNIP or botnip or bot-nip (yes, you got it, like … Continue reading

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Reading/read

“The Three Leaps of Wang Lun” Alfred Döblin “In Praise of Shadows” Jun’ichiro Tanizaki “Red Clocks” Leni Zumas Annual Review of Jazz Studies, No. 5; 1995 “Chromatic Third Relations in the Music of John Coltrane” David Demsey “The Man in … Continue reading

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Recent reading

Underground, by Haruki Murakami Toyoko sarin gas attack Algorithms of Oppression, by Safiya Umoja Noble How search engines reinforce racism Crash Override, by Zoe Quinn Woman at the center of Gamergate Be Fierce, by Gretchen Carlson Stop harassment and take … Continue reading

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15 years of the Hackenblog?

Yay? Here’s where we got our start: Hackenblog 1.0 Webhosting donations: If you like what I’ve been publishing here, you can help out with the webhosting bill with a donation, if you are so inclined. Donations go right to the … Continue reading

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Nostalgia only feels good

“A few of the essays in “Shake It Up” are advanced-pop criticism (e.g., the literary critic Richard Poirier on “Learning from the Beatles,” in Partisan Review), but most are journalism, and the journalism beats the advanced-pop stuff cold. Partly this … Continue reading

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I reads the internets

“Another consideration is the current information system, if one can even use the phrase. For much of the base, the sources of information are Fox News, talk radio and other practitioners of alternative facts. Exposures of Trump’s misdeeds and absurdities … Continue reading

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Great trepidation

Testing the crosspost with the new blog header (Dru! from Pibgorn). Last time I did this it posted over 1K times to the Hackenblog. Does it again, no more crossposting from here, alas. In which case you will never see … Continue reading

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He’s not worth it

Okay, very quickly, Esme (long hair, sexy dress) the cruise ship singer has been vamping Katie’s husband Derek. Katie is the other soaked woman. As you might have already surmised, they got into a cat fight a few panels ago … Continue reading

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Wonder Woman

So I saw Wonder Woman, and was crying during a lot of it, and get choked up thinking about it still. Yes, even my old, leathery heart was touched to the point of tears, but I didn’t know why until … Continue reading

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White House Adrift

Size 8×8″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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Villa

Size 6×4″ Magazine collage The last of the tragic failed Nori Paste experiments. Alas, the search for an alternative to Best-Test paper cement continues. The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. … Continue reading

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View

Size 6×4″ Magazine collage Another tragic failed Nori Paste experiment. Alas, the search for an alternative to Best-Test paper cement continues. The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be … Continue reading

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Tiger Ships

Size 10×8″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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Structure

Size 10×8″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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Serenade

Size 8×10″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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Glorious! Glorious! Collage show opening night!

Well, at least I thought so. Ave 50 Opening night April 8, and my 1st Sunday making collages and replacing the ones that sold. (I went to Ikea Town in Burbank for frames; it’s quite a place Ikea Town. Everyone … Continue reading

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Installing my collage show at Ave 50 on April 6

I will indeed be in the gallery from 1-4 every Sunday in April unless something changes. Check here for updates.

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Collage Show at Ave 50 April 8 through May 6, 2017

Yes, Ginger Mayerson Collage at Avenue 50 Studio! Opening night party: 7-10pm Saturday, April 8, 2017 Show dates: April 8 to May 6, 2017 Avenue 50 Studio (www.avenue50studio.org) 131 N. Avenue 50, Highland Park, CA 90042 (323) 258-1435 Parking behind … Continue reading

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Sailing Sailing

Size 10×8″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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Penguin Arches

Size 10×7″ Magazine collage Another failed Nori Paste experiment in the quest for a Best-Test paper cement alternative. The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if … Continue reading

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Red Dress and Baby Jesus

Size 10×7″ Magazine collage Another failed Nori Paste experiment in the quest for a Best-Test paper cement alternative. The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if … Continue reading

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Parrot Pal

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Monkey View

Size 10×8″ Magazine collage The Wapshott Press is now a nonprofit. You can donate here: www.paypal.me/TheWapshottPress if you’re so inclined. And we’d be very grateful if you were. Thank you. Webhosting donations for the not nonprofit part of all this … Continue reading

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