Pinpoints - Season Two: Openness and Access (Episode 1: Mike Mahoney)
Check it out! The first episode of season two of Pinpoints, featuring Mike Mahoney. Mike hails from Attica, NY - a town you may have heard of. But in this episode of Pinpoints, Mike shares what else is important about his hometown, including the landscapes and high school band. Later, Mike shares his experiences after leaving Attica for Elmira College and what it meant to attend college with a good friend from back home. From his venturing into the art studio on campus to the homes of new friends in Greece, Mike’s openness to what can be has led him to build families outside of that first one in upstate New York.
Have you heard about my new series, Pinpoints? It’s an interview series dedicated to showcasing everyday people who are building community and creating connections in the course of their daily lives. This is the teaser for this season’s episodes - why don’t you watch it?
SOMEONE MADE AN INFOMERCIALS AMV SET TO PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE LET ME GET WHAT I WANT BY THE SMITHS AND IT IS THE BEST THING IVE EVER SEEN, PLEASE WATCH IT IM BEGGING YOU
IF THE HUMAN RACE LEAVES BEHIND ONE TRACE OF ANYTHINGFOR THE NEXT DOMINANT SPECIES TO FIND
I WANT THAT TRACE TO BE THIS VIDEO
Years ago, I dreamt of making a music video for at-the-time unwritten song featuring scenes parodying these commercials. After some time on the internet, I discovered that others had already done everything that I thought of and more.
Yet here we are, with the greatest possible combination of music and video on the subject of informercial goobers, and my eyes have been opened to the truth: there is no song that packs an emotional punch like “Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want.”
I haven’t been on a plane to Florida in years. And why would I? My father’s railroad hands have allowed us to take the AutoTrain from Virginia to the greater Orlando area every time we’ve wanted to since 2000. Though it’s several times as long, the ride has provided me with two meals and the…