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A joke and two stories by Ezra Giovanetto.
A rabbi and a priest walk into a bar
full of patrons who died in the holocaust
and the service is shit
but they’re open all night
and they’re the only bar in town [...]
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Formed in Peoria, Illinois in 2010, our first project was a Christmas card for our families called A Secular Christmas with The Mad Gleams, which we still occasionally pull out during the holiday season.
We began playing as a duo in 2011 and are currently working on our debut self-release I Love You, Don’t Kill Yourself, an EP due out this fall.
Our Kitchen Table
When Ezra plays in his apartment, it looks and sounds like this:
The world is such a stupid place. Who can blame you if you need to escape?
The Mad Gleams Podcast
This semi-frequent podcast is a celebration of all those mad and gleaming ones who enrich our lives as we spin meaninglessly through space awaiting certain oblivion.
Join host Ezra Giovanetto as he sits down with writers, musicians, comedians, and other passionate individuals to discuss what inspires and motivates them.
Laughs are had. Songs played. Truths discovered. Lives irrevocably altered.
A Joke and Two Stories
A rabbi and a priest walk into a bar [...]Read More
Golden Streams 1: Feelin’ Lucky… McKee?
A few swinging dicks make feminist masterpieces.
I’m going to throw a term out there and gauge your reaction. “Genital mutilation.” Still with me? Then Antichrist is the film for you. What better plot device for an art house horror film than “exposure therapy,” a supposed cure for one’s phobias that involves exposing the patient to what he or she fears most. That treatment has mixed results in Lars Von Trier’s dark and visceral Antichrist [...]Read More