Justin Skolnick lives and works in Portland.

But mine is different.

Originally posted to blockquote.org on in Chicago, Illinois

It follows from all this that in all the arts the output of trash is both absolutely and relatively greater than it was in the past; and that it must remain greater for just so long as the world continues to consume the present inordinate quantities of reading-matter, seeing-matter, and hearing-matter.

Aldous Huxley, Beyond the Mexique Bay. A Traveller’s Journal, quoted by Walter Benjamin