The Thinking Man's Idiot

The unruly brain and bad habits of a writer, artist, and grilled cheese sandwich-enthusiast.

Thank you, Regina King: 2019 Year in Review

My belated look at 2019 puts 2020 into perspective.

Tuesday, 7 April, 2020 · Leave a comment

Freezing Our Balls Off: ‘Snowed In’ by Killing My Lobster

An impossible SF snowstorm provides the setting for KML’s latest holiday sketch set.

Saturday, 7 December, 2019 · Leave a comment

Giggle Therapy: ‘How Does that Make You Feel?’ by Killing My Lobster

KML’s latest is an hilarious (and somewhat heartbreaking) look at facts and foibles of modern therapy.

Tuesday, 26 March, 2019 · 1 Comment

Jingle Shells: ‘Lobster, Actually’ by Killing My Lobster

The Lobster’s claws go after holiday rom-coms in their latest hilarious show.

Friday, 14 December, 2018 · 1 Comment

Off Without a Hitch: ‘North by North Lobster’ by Killing My Lobster

KML’s latest takes an hilarious look at a certain sexist director who loved to film in San Francisco. It’s grawesome!

Friday, 19 October, 2018 · Leave a comment

Funny and Fabulous: ‘Queering My Lobster’ by Killing My Lobster

KML’s first-ever Pride show masterfully lampoons everything from hompophobic tech bros & Gay dating sites to str8 actors being awarded for playing LGBTQ+ characters.

Sunday, 3 June, 2018 · Leave a comment

Is that a Hand up Your Ass or are You just Trying to Amuse Me?: ‘Puppetry of the Lobster’ by Killing My Lobster

The famous Bay Area sketch troupe gets “hands-on” with their hilarious new show.

Friday, 29 September, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Story to ‘Kil’ For: ‘Kilgallen/Jones’ World Premiere at The EXIT

Allison Page’s latest full-length is an intriguing tale of a Millenial sleuth trying to solve the Jazz Era death of her literary hero.

Friday, 10 March, 2017 · 1 Comment

In For a Penny: Only if You Mean It

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III checks in one last time. My first time at the ‘Pub, Feb. 2010 “Livin’ here in this brand new world…

Thursday, 17 November, 2016 · 2 Comments

In For a Penny: Of Olympic Proportions – With a li’l Help from your Friends

Originally posted on San Francisco Theater Pub:
Charles Lewis III checking in from the most recent Olympians meeting. For last year’s fest Steve wore a dog collar. What has he…

Thursday, 26 March, 2015 · 1 Comment