August 31, 2002

The breakthrough moment finally came: OH MY GOD THE HIVES ARE GREAT LIVE. For a few minutes, my hipster defenses were down. Now they're back up, and the best I can do is "Fine, I'm convinced. That doesn't mean I have to listen to 'em." All this means is that the next time I'm at a bar and the band's name comes up, I won't smirk.