Culture Icarian

The Charlie Brown Christmas LSD Conspiracy (in my mind)

The Charlie Brown Christmas special as you’ve never seen it before.


How to Avoid Hooking up at the Company Christmas Party

Ah, the proverbial company Christmas party—where one must suffer the indignity of white elephant gifts, off-brand booze and mistletoe hanging over one’s head like the sword of Damocles. Spending an obligatory evening with the water cooler crowd feigning holiday cheer is trying enough, so why up the ante by waking up next to one of […]


Sonoma Slim Pencil Tree

Ceci N’est Pas Un Artificial Christmas Tree When it comes to the holidays, it seems that nary a nanosecond transpired between Halloween and Christmas this year — just long enough for the Thanksgiving turkey to raise its head and lose it in the process. One of the chief symptoms of our compressed holiday season is […]