→ Concerning Reindeer

08 December 2007

Okay, I’m sitting here sipping on my egg nog latte and nibbling on my chocolate chip cookie when Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer comes on. The song, right? And it occurs to me: this song is about a kid who gets made fun of and rejected until he proves his utility to the community, at which point he is revered.

You are not cool unless you are useful.