Come On, Let's Go.


As I continue pounding my way through Kafka and Opera, I require constant distraction. The webseries Hey Ash, Whatcha Playing? has served that function very, very well. It’s a not-as-abrasive Angry Video Game Nerd with less of a focus on the actual games. Plus, it is mostly contemporary stuff, so those of you who don’t spend hours on blogs revolving around Super Nintendo minutia don’t have to feel left out. Now, instead of a shit-beer-swilling obsessive, HAWP features a foul-mouthed and bright-eyed young lady (Ashly Burch,) her long-suffering brother Anthony, and, occasionally, their parents. It’s just the right mixture of slapstick, absurd humor and sheer adorableness by way of Ash. Here is my favorite:


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