Author Archives: Sean Beaudoin

Sean Beaudoin

About Sean Beaudoin

Sean Beaudoin (@seanbeaudoin) is the author of The Infects and Wise Young Fool. His stories and articles have appeared in numerous publications, including: The Onion, The San Francisco Chronicle, and Al-Jazeera. His short story collection Welcome Thieves will be out with Algonquin Press spring 2016.
jessica-pare3

“Mad Men” Eulogies: Megan Draper

Sean Beaudoin deconstructs Jessica Pare, Megan Calvet, and Megan Draper Continue reading




Posted in Appreciations | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
o-JOAN-HOLLOWAY-facebook

“Mad Men” Eulogies: Joan Holloway

The doctrine of Joan P. Holloway Continue reading




Posted in Appreciations | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Network

The 50 Most Bad-Ass Movies Ever

Sean Beaudoin curates the 50 most bad-ass movies of all time, then challenges you to a punch-up behind the Dumpster if you don’t agree with every single choice. Continue reading




Posted in 50 Greatest, Popular Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments
man-and-woman-arm-wrestling

Point/Counterpoint: Sean Beaudoin vs. Diana Spechler – Gone Girl Edition

Take a front row seat for this exciting, no-holds-barred game of style and wit, in which Gillian Flynn’s GONE GIRL is parsed, thrust, and parried as you listen to the intellectual steel clang! Continue reading




Posted in Point/Counterpoint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Okay, a wig, not a toupee.

Point/Counterpoint: Sean Beaudoin vs. Sean Murphy – the 90’s Edition

Take a front row seat for this exciting, no-holds-barred game of style and wit, in which eight topics of the day are parsed, thrust, and parried as you listen to the intellectual steel clang! Continue reading




Posted in Point/Counterpoint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments
led-zeppelin-1968jpg-98c750fa2e5a6fba

What is Your Inner Classic Rock Persona?

Whether we want to admit it or not, we all have a Classic Rock persona buried inside us. Way, way down inside. With this new precision chart you can unlock your umlauts and allow your hidden self to rampage up and down the Hollywood strip like Jim Morrison’s ghost. Continue reading




Posted in Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Well, at least Tibor Fischer liked it.

Point/Counterpoint: Sean Beaudoin vs. Matthew Specktor

Take a front row seat for this exciting, no-holds-barred game of style and wit, in which eight topics of the day are parsed, thrust, and parried as you listen to the intellectual steel clang. Continue reading




Posted in Point/Counterpoint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments
$_57

Point/Counterpoint: Sean Beaudoin vs. Lisa Carver

Take a front row seat for this exciting, no-holds-barred game of style and wit, in which eight topics of the day are parsed, thrust, and parried as you listen to the intellectual steel clang. Continue reading




Posted in Point/Counterpoint | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
NirvanaKurtCobain

Kurt Cobain: Twenty Years Later

On the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death, Sean Beaudoin declines to tell you what it all means. Continue reading




Posted in Popular Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments