Daily Hilarity: Jeff Tweedy Of Wilco Does Beyoncé’s Single Ladies

This is classic: Twenty Four Bit provides context: A Jeff Tweedy solo show is something to behold, and the Wilco frontman’s benefit gig at Chicago’s Vic Theatre in March was—by all accounts—a prime example. Tweedy performed a host of pre-submitted audience requests, including “Shakin’ Sugar,” a Wilco rarity that even he had to Google, Radiohead’s [Read More...]

Staccato Makes My Heart Flutter

Quite possibly nothing blows me away musically like staccato vocalization. Here are a few songs which utilize the technique extremely excitingly: And then there’s Beyonce’s “Crazy In Love” video in which she pulsates her booty to staccato rhythms and vocals to incredibly sexy effect. Finally, there was the song that first turned me on to [Read More...]

New Disclaimer

I was reading BlagHag yesterday and she came out with a new disclaimer about her website, which I felt really strongly about.  So strongly, that I’ve decided to add a comparable one to Camels With Hammers. Please read the disclaimer carefully and let me know Your Thoughts. [Read more...]

Daily Hilarity: Kanye Interrupts Obama

Perfect connection to make and done hilariously: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

A Little Nietzsche For Kanye

One last Kanye thought for the morning, before I return to my work for the day.  From Nietzsche in Thus Spoke Zarathustra part II, section 3, comes his prescription in a nutshell for how to be a Beyonce or a Barack rather than a Kanye or a Wilson: if we learn better to experience joy, we [Read More...]

Beyonce, A Class Act

This was more like it, Beyonce gives Taylor Swift her due: YouTube won’t let me embed it, but I can’t mention Beyonce without including the single most mesmerizingly sexy music video in the universe.  It would be against Camels With Hammers law.   And for my fuller examination of the class of Beyonce and the [Read More...]

Kanye Disses Taylor Swift (On The Pusillanimity Of Joe Wilson And Kanye West Vs. The Magnanimity Of Beyonce Knowles And Barack Obama)

So last night, Kanye proved once and for all that he has no class through a single action which demonstrated an unbelievable lack of grace.  Taylor Swift looked so demoralized and her speech had been all about feelings of being surprised to be accepted by this particular voting bloc, when he insulted her by implying [Read More...]


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