John Holland

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2012

    Is O.N.E. Becoming a Houston Rap Folk Hero?

    There's a scene in 1997's Good Will Hunting where Matt Damon is talking to Robin Williams about getting beaten as a child. He tells Williams that his foster dad used to lay out things on a table (wrench, belt, etc) and ask which one he wanted to be hit with. Damon said he always chose the wrench. Wh ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012

    In Which John Holland Validates O.N.E.'s The Starting Five

    It's fun to think about O.N.E.'s music because (it seems like) O.N.E. finds it fun to think about his music. How else to explain references to socioeconomic constructs, agathist paradigms, obvious sporting metaphors that subtly aren't really sporting metaphors at all, parables and heavy satire on h ... More >>

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    June 8, 2006
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    April 13, 2006

    Horse Flesh

    Texas struggles with what to do with its overabundance of Equus caballus, while Europeans wait with open mouths

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    February 5, 2004

    School Spirit(s)

    Just ask the gnome: It's hard to get a good read on the Waldorf teachings