Articles by Nathan Mattise

Articles from In Pursuit of the Trivial

10-09-09 August/September CNY Music Podcast: The Best Non-Mainstream Music CNY Fall Shows

9-30-09 It’s time to contest all these contests

9-21-09 “Questions For Ira Glass” goes live today.

9-16-09 All Tomorrow’s Parties (All Twittered Properly)

8-11-09 Another tale of an unanswered message to celebrity.

8-05-09 The best show I’ve ever seen… seriously.

7-27-09 Syracuse Football is certainly winning off the field.

7-17-09 July CNY Music Podcast: The Best Albums (From The First Half!) Of ‘09 and John Legend in Albany

7-15-09 WFOMYLs # 2: The Trivial Links (From The First Half!) Of 2009

7-13-09 WFOMYLs #1: Top Sports Stories (From The First Half!) Of 2009

6-24-09 A quick glimpse into the Radiohead classroom.

6-15-09 Review: Phantogram at Funk N’ Waffles on 6/12

6-10-09 June CNY Music Podcast: Phantogram visits Syracuse (and does a quick interview!)

6-5-09 Five Signs: You’re in Arizona (mostly in Tucson).

5-29-09 Want a good roadtrip? Find a Girl Talk concert.

5-24-09 Four Signs: You’re in Chittenango, N.Y.

5-13-09 May CNY Podcast: The academic pursuit of Radiohead and a visit from the Presidents of the United States of America…

5-4-09 Can you like TAL and avoid being pretentious?

4-27-09 Being a journalist isn’t easy, being a critic is even harder

4-13-09 April CNY Music Podcast: The rise of Phantogram and Girl Talk at Cornell University

3-27-09 Five Signs: You’re in Kingston, ON (*that’s in Canada folks*)

3-16-09 “On Journalism” from some unlikely (yet some of my favorite) journalists.

3-09-09 [Definition of Phantogram…a rocking band from Saratoga Springs, NY]

3-06-09 Face to face with a legend without being in on the story…

2-25-09 No one wins in this situation.

2-3-09 If words can’t describe it, don’t use them…

1-7-09 What does SU stand for? See Syracuse Stop Signs…

12-29-08 through 1-2-09 WFOEOTYLs

10-15-08 Five Signs: You’re in Pittsburgh, Pa.

11-28-08 Four Signs: You’re eating garbage plates in Rochester, N.Y.

11-14-08 Five Signs: You’re in Honesdale, Pa.

11-5-08 Five Signs: You’re on a college campus for election 2008.

10-27-08 All this talk about Girl Talk is completely justified.

10-13-08 No matter where you are you can’t stop writing.

9-19-08 Five Signs: You’re in Yankee Stadium.

9-8-08 Trivial Argument: Bloc Party needs a better SU basketball jersey.

9-1-08 Five Signs: You’re in the USTA National Tennis Center.

8-27-08 Five Signs: You’re in the Seinfeld campus tour bus.

8-25-08 Straight from the other side of the counter: The Seven Habits of Highly Annoying Customers

8-15-08 Glimpse into the graduate-with-no-job psyche…

7-28-08 The Esquire Napkin Fiction Project saga finale

7-7-08 The only real way to celebrate the birth of a nation… hotdogs.

6-18-08 Five Signs: You’re in Detroit (Metro Area), Michigan

6-16-08 Hilary Clinton’s first Scranton rally – live blogged!

6-13-08 Glimpse into the graduate psyche

1-08 through 5-08 Nate The Collegiate Pop Culture Columnist

12-25-07 Santa should bring playdough if he wants a good holiday film.

11-3-07 Sometimes you really can’t have one without the other.

9-17-07 Even Fall Out Boy makes a good decision once in awhile.

9-7-07 Wear a tie, make some friends.

8-27-07 During the first week of school, use Facebook with care.

8-13-07 Here’s a bit of fiction to make up for the week vacation.

7-30-07 Five Signs: You’re in Taos, N.M.

7-23-07 History (a.k.a Bob Dylan) was in Albuquerque last night.

7-16-07 I was too young for the Cold War but just right for Zangief.

7-9-07 What is reality? ANTM is probably more reliable than

7-6-07 Esquire’s Napkin Project shows fiction really is delicious.

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Note: Nate also compiles the weekly Trivial Links post and contribvtes the “Nate The Collegiate Pop-Culture Columnist” posts.


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