Chris Durant

Chris Durant has worked at not working for decades. He's the publisher of Savage Henry Magazine.

Durant and Rave #3

Rave: So last week we started our crowd sourcing campaign, the Free Savage Henry Campaign. We didn’t do it on Kickstarter, Indieagogo or RocketHub, we did it at Fund Humboldt. Fund Humboldt is a locally based crowd sourcing site in its fledgling stages. We’re the third campaign on the site and one of the others has already been funded. All we’re …

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Free Savage Henry Campaign

It’s our first crowdsourcing campaign! Click the link and you’ll get all the info you need. http://fundhumboldt.com/campaigns/free-savage-henry/ If you don’t want to use the Internet to donate, you can also send check or money order to 791 8th St. Suite, N, Arcata, CA 95521 and we’ll make the donation on your name so you still get all the credit! Please …

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Realistic Jobs for Your Child’s Future

A panda-carrier for the Chinese government. Carry baby pandas from viewing window to viewing window, ensuring everyone has a good look. Keeping tires company while they wait to be put on a Honda Accord. Tires get lonely. Even around other tires. It’s the tire condition. Being a doll nanny. You think dolls can change their own diapers? Not in the …

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#45 Letters to the Editor #2

It was such a great time at the comedy open mic at Siren’s Song on Saturday! I love Savage Henry magazine. I always show my back issues to new friends to have them understand where I come from. Usually they become concerned for everyone’s substance abuse and food addictions, bless them. It reminds me of home when I’m in my …

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Fictional Orphans that did A’ight

Spencer Devine, contributor Parental guidance is great and all, but our society puts far too much weight on its importance. Fictional orphans have been kicking butt, singing songs, and taking names for decades, always coming out on top. Here are some of the individuals who didn’t need parents to be fictional powerhouses: Annie Annie’s the first on any list of …

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Durant and Rave #2: Super Karl

Rant The Super Bowl! Huh? Am I right? Now it wasn’t much of a game but my rant isn’t going to be about the score, or how Peyton choked or how no Denver offense showed up or even the commercials or the fact that the Red Hot Chili Peppers were “special guests” of Bruno Marz for the halftime show. No, …

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Chris Garcia live at the Arcata Theater Lounge Feb. 24

When we first worked with Chris Garcia it was at one of our first professional stand-up shows way back in January of 2012. He featured for Alex Koll and Garcia also appeared in the first SHITS and Giggles Comedy Festival later that year. What’s he been up to since then? Oh, nothing much, just appearing on the WTF podcast with …

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Durant and Rave #1 – QuizUp

I think the reason I consider myself decent at quiz games from Trivial Pursuit to Smarty Pants is for one simple reason: the Beastie Boys. Because of their lyrics I know of Eddie Harris, Taking of the Phelam 123, Rufus Thomasn and Crazy Eddie, just to name a few. It all just seeped into my brain after hundreds of listens …

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Sadie Schweitzer: Pioneer Lesbian––Martyr––Closeted Mother

Zeke Greenwald, contributor Sadie Schweitzer (1899-1968) had her daughter, Lisa, in 1924. Now 89 years old, Lisa Schweitzer graciously sat down with me to discuss having such a prominent mother and how she continues the legacy. SH: Sadie Schweitzer famously died in 1968, engulfed in flames intended for bras and other feminine products. Upon her death several leading feminists declared …

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