These questions are difficult because they’re part and parcel with a situation that would define us as a list of cultural commodities we’ve consumed.
I get the impression that John Maus would probably be an insufferable dick (or the sweetest guy ever!) in real life, but this interview is one of the most entertaining interviews I’ve read in a while. Other great excerpts: “The last video game I played was Dead Space 2. It had a tag-line that I liked a lot: “Corpse? Better stomp on it.” I mean, you walk around stomping babies. It’s the Brotha Lynch Hung of video games.” and “We’re talking about ringtones while the armed forces that we pay for with our tax dollars are making naked human pyramids we’re talking on ringtones. “