Category Archives: My Blog

information from the web, “random” thoughts about life, works in progress, etc.


I am very excited to announce the DVD and Download version of some of my recent videos: Here is a trailer: As always: Music by Extreme Animals Videos by Jacob Ciocci (me). And here are some excerpts: These files have been burning a hole on my hard drive for too long–I have been working/adding […]

The Value Of Being Trolled

For about a week I have been wanting to write a blog post called “the value of being trolled” about how negativity online is related to cultural value. The introductory example was going to be Rebecca Black’s Friday, along with her recently uploaded video “Rebecca Black Reacts to Friday,” in which she cringe-watches her way […]

Mabson Enterprises, Mish Mash Mush and The Dark Arts

My Review of “Now That’s What I Call Mabson, Vol. 7″ (of which I am a contributor): A few days ago Kyle Mabson released his 7th compilation of “remixes” or “covers” or “versions” of top 40 hits to bandcamp. He calls for entries using social media tools and people he knows or doesn’t know submit […]