Things I hate today (and most likely will hate tomorrow)

I hate:

• that rumors of Stevie Wonder playing Tampa Bay are unfounded.

• when someone says “print is dead.”

• that Omar on The Wire is dead.

• that I only get to the beach three or four times a year.

• Ben Affleck less than I used to.

• fruit in my beer.

• Donald Trump.

• that my colleague Sal won’t accept my challenge to Indian wrestle.

• that almost everyone uses “forever” to mark the past: “Oh, I haven’t seen you in forever.”

• that when you get to a certain age, hairs starts to sprout on your ears.

About The Author

Eric Snider

Eric Snider is the dean of Bay area music critics. He started in the early 1980s as one of the founding members of Music magazine, a free bi-monthly. He was the pop music critic for the then-St. Petersburg Times from ‘87-’93. Snider was the music critic, arts editor and senior editor of Weekly Planet/Creative...
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