“Don’t Believe The Hype Machine”: Our Man Christopher R. Weingarten, Tearing Down Internet Rock Criticism (And Swearing Up A Storm) Once Again At The 140 Characters Conference


‘Twas a year ago that dear friend-of-SOTC Christopher R. Weingarten’s star was truly born when he cussed a blue streak at a Twitter conference; here we have the sequel, delivered Tuesday. Stopped counting at 20 F-bombs, though there are around that many splendid one-liners (“Good writing dies at the hands of search-engine optimization”). He’s bleak but he’s jolly, folks. Oh, and nice shirt.