Small Gems – The Big Ta Chai Video

There are some tremendous pop culture holes in my life experience.  Turns out the 10 years i was out of the US living in eastern Europe were the 10 years that the wildly popular TV show Seinfeld were airing.  Socially critical pieces of cultural information – like who is the soup Nazi – are lost on me.  I did not see Fight Club for many years.   And it was not until the Twin Oaks parody of The Big Lewbowski trailer came out, did i actually see the real thing..

This video was being shown off last night at a small party at the far edge of Bed Stuy last night and i realized it is just too good to leave it unpromoted.  There are lots of in-jokes for the commune, but if you have some experience with us, you might laugh as hard as i did.

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a funologist, memeticist and revolutionary. Can be found in the vanity bin of Wikipedia and in locations of imminent calamity. buckle up, there is going to be some rough sledding.

3 responses to “Small Gems – The Big Ta Chai Video”

  1. Will says :

    Pax, FYI, that last sentence before the video is so incoherent you may want to edit it. But if you missed the Big L when it came out, I’m glad you finally got around to it. I’ve had people take me to see it just so they could hear me laugh at it again.

  2. moonraven222 says :

    A bit of shameless self-promotion here, but if you enjoy looking at the lighter side of communal living, you might enjoy my new blog: http://lagooncommune.blogspot.com/

    I do reference Twin Oaks and Acorn in Chapter Two of my story. (Just published.)

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