12/31/2021

Tops of 2021

I don't have much new to say this year. Movie theaters are dying. Cinematic melodramas only exist on streaming platform which continue to be exceedingly segmented, and TV is still the best place to find great writing and acting. The cinema is dead, long live my couch!    

 

The Rick & Morty Season 5 Honorary Top Ten TV Shows of 2021

  1. Squid Game (S1)
  2. Mare of Easttown
  3. How To with John Wilson (S2)
  4. Midnight Mass 
  5. The White Lotus
  6. Only Murders in the Building (S1)
  7. Ted Lasso (S2)
  8. Curb Your Enthusiasm (S11)
  9. Hawkeye (S1)
  10. Monsters at Work (S1)
  11. Dave (S2)

The Zeena the Seer Honorary Top Ten Movies of 2021*

  1. Dune
  2. The Lost Daughter
  3. The Green Knight
  4. Don't Look Up
  5. Spider-man: No Way Home
  6. Licorice Pizza
  7. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  8. No Time to Die
  9. Free Guy
  10. Zack Snyder's Justice League

The Fred Durst Honorary Top Ten Songs of 2021

  1. good 4 u by Olivia Rodrigo
  2. Dangerous by Morgan Wallen
  3. Drain You (Remastered 2021) by Nirvana
  4. Dad Vibes by Limp Bizkit
  5. Broken Horses by Brandi Carlile
  6. Today by Fruit Bats
  7. Back to Oz by Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine
  8. Pulk/Pull - True Love Waits Version / Untitled v2 by Radiohead
  9. Days Like These by Low
  10. U-Mass - Live from the Warfield by Pixies


The Tom DeLonge** Honorary Most Listened To Albums of 2021

  1. In the Key of Disney by Brian Wilson
  2. Baron Von Bullsh*t Rides Again by Modest Mouse
  3. Sublime by Sublime
  4. Thank You by Stone Temple Pilots
  5. Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water by Limp Bizkit
  6. Take Off Your Pants and Jacket by blink-182
  7. Californication by Red Hot Chili Peppers
  8. Tenacious D by Tenacious D
  9. Significant Other by Limp Bizkit
  10. Them Crooked Vultures by Them Crooked Vultures
* – These are the movies I've still yet to see: CODA, Drive My Car, King Richard, West Side Story (2021), The Card Counter, The French Dispatch, The Hand of God, House of Gucci, The King’s Man, Last Night in Soho, The Last Duel, The Lost Daughter, Venom: Let There Be Carnage, The Worst Person in the World
** – I met Tom DeLonge at an airport this year, which is what kind of propelled me back into my pop-punk and rap-rock days.

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