July 3, 2013
A working DJ puts in much more time that you actually know. When they show up at the club, the house party, or at their gig – they have already put hundreds of hours in preparation for a simple routine that might only last the night. They get paid to bring their skills, and of course their gear, which has also cost them a hefty initial investment. After all of this work, they may not even be getting paid enough to make up for the time invested. It is tough to make a living as a working DJ. There are also other producers and DJs who would rather spend their time battling others, rather than just to just entertain audiences.
There is little money in this endeavor and a lot of time that needs to be invested to make it work, but the payoff can be even greater (it’s just …
June 27, 2013
There is some truth to the idea that the internet is filled with fakes and scumbags. We have all met a few in our live on the internet, and getting mad over it is sort of silly. The internet provides a great place for a stranger to pretend to be someone else, and when there is this level of anonymity – all hell can break loose. People without an identity are free to slander, deride, and ridicule as they please. But there is an even more deceptive layer to all of this. People can actually stand to profit from the fakeness that is out there.
One person can essentially take on multiple personas, as because of this they hold the power of more than one person. A tangible person can only go to the voting booths one times. They have one ID card, and one social security number. On the …