Max’s Deserted Island 2015 Mixtape

I’ve always struggled with the thought of trying to compile a year-end list. Whether you’re cataloguing music, movies, books, or any other commercialized art form, there’s simply too much content out there to do a thorough job on your own. If I were working for a critical hub like Pitchfork and had dozens of experts…

The best laid plans of Sixers and Nets

Last night the Barclays Centre played host to a battle of Eastern Conference bottom feeders. At home was the 6-15 Brooklyn Nets, a run-of-the-mill bad NBA team filled with past-their-prime All Star-caliber players and unheralded young question marks. Visiting was the 1-21 Philadelphia 76ers, a paltry squad that was built to be blatantly overmatched by…