Alex Steed

Alex Steed

About Alex Steed

Alex Steed has written about and engaged in politics since he was an insufferable teenager. He has run for the Statehouse and produced a successful web series. He now runs a content firm called Knack Factory with two guys who are a lot more talented than himself.

I know there are more important things in the world to discuss right now, but let’s do this. The amount of smoking that takes place in this movie, which is basically a comedy for kids, is actually impressive. There is lite gun play [“The dishes are done, man!] Everybody has straight up yellow teeth (probably […]

Behold! The 6th annual Maine Gift Guide! Below we have a selection of 50 gifts under $50. A much larger selection of gifts—hundreds, actually—can be found at Maine Gift Guide, a project of Knack Factory and Might & Main. And we’ll be adding nearly 100 more next week, so stay tuned! All of these photographs […]

Harvey Weinstein has been fired because of mounting allegations of sexual misconduct. Specifically, it seems, his board let him go because the public caught wind of this. The scandal comes to light exactly a year after the President alluded to his own tendencies toward sexual assault went public with the now infamous “grab them by […]

I have an 8-year-old daughter and a good deal of my time and bandwidth is spent consuming various forms of totally mind-numbing entertainment with her. Much of what is produced for kids, particularly the serialized stuff, isn’t especially great and it can be tedious to sit through it. Not everything, especially in serialized form, can be […]

  I’m in New York for work and last night at West 34th and 6th I see a man and woman exit a cab. To help you keep track of who’s who, I’ll call them The Lady and Angry Guy. They’re in their late 20s or maybe early 30s. I think he kept—while drunk swaying—explaining to […]

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