Monthly Archives: November 2013

News From the Land of Enchantment + A Rant on Police Officers

Shit’s getting real in New Mexico. There seems to be a lapse in what constitutes “cruel and unusual punishment” in the Land of Enchantment. A woman named Marlene Tapia is suing a New Mexico Department of Corrections Officer by the … Continue reading

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Are You Going Shopping on Thanksgiving Day?

The last couple of weeks or so have been plagued with stories about how such-and-such retailer or such-and-such restaurant will open at such-and-such time on Thanksgiving Day to get a jump on Black Friday. There has been a lot of … Continue reading

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Chronicles of Texas: A Tuesday Two-fer

Today’s Chronicles of Texas entry is brought to you by the letter Q. Why? Read on to find out. Today is Tuesday, November 26, 2013 and The Zephyr Lounge proudly brings you not one, but two, tales of interest from … Continue reading

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Have the Youth of America Become So Apathetic Toward Politics that it’s Little More than High School to Them Now?

Of all of the inalienable rights we as American’s have, there isn’t one quite like voting. From my perspective, voting is a civic duty, much like serving on a jury or making unheard demands for the workers across the street … Continue reading

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With Regards to Jello Biafra

The following video is an audio clip from ex-Dead Kennedy’s frontman Jello Biafra’s 2006 spoken-word album, In the Grip of Official Treason. As per the disclaimer at the bottom of the blog, I am not claiming ownership to this audio and … Continue reading

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The Texas Gun Culture in “More Tales of Insane Protest”

Say that title like a voice-over on a 1950’s sci-fi movie. While I admit I fucking hate Texas, I will say this: Texas does give me a lot of things to write about. Over the weekend, more specifically on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Zephyr Lounge Update + A Brand New Rant!

To all of you who read this twisted corner of the Internet: I know that publication has been fairly sketchy for the last several weeks. I do apologize, but there have been some radical changes to schedules lately. Needless to … Continue reading

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