07 October 2003

The trend in blogdom seems to be for more sophisticated presentation - all the graphics, comments boxes and so forth - the triple gatefold era is indeed upon us. Yet visually Gutterbreakz remains unadorned, minimal and speedfreak clean. Content-wise: a direct, unsophisticated prose style, basic vocabulary, deliberately narrow bandwidth of subject matter and no-nonsense punk-trog attitude, offset by occasional lapses into hi-brow conceptualism or infantile rambling.
A tendency to say the same things over and over in the belief that, if you say it enough times, people will start believing it. Also a slightly annoying tendency to self-referentialism.
All this can be boiled down to one simple equation: