The Thread is a website run by California Sunday Magazine that publishes email conversations with interesting people on a monthly basis. Some of their popular threads have included Bethany Cosentino and Molly Ringwald, as well as Ben Gibbard and Mark Kozelek. Their most recent thread features Field Trip star Joshua Tillman (Father John Misty) and actor John C. Reilly.
The two chat about their names, favourite Beatles, among other things.
Check out FJM’s idea of “favourites” and read the full thing here.
The “favorites” thing, I think, is rarely a celebration of the thing itself as much as a sick thrill/passive-aggressive exclusion of the other poor wretches in the “favorite’s” general vicinity. As in, what kind of parent has a “favorite”? The kind that enjoys degrading the majority of their kids, that’s who.
However, “favorites” is undeniably fun when it comes to pizza.
This only raises one question: What is Father John Misty’s favourite slice…
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