General details

  • Michael_Swaim

  • The same thing, but without the underscore.

In short

  • I'm the head writer and co-founder of the Internet sketch troupe, Those Aren't Muskets! I also write regularly for Cracked.com.

My Favorites: Reading and Writing

  • Angry Candy, Slapstick, Sirens of Titan, Speaker For the Dead, The Sixth Column, To Your Scattered Bodies Go, Watchmen, The Light Fantastic, Heart of Darkness
  • V--Thomas Pynchon

    Lonesome Dove--Larry McMurty

    The Final Cut Pro 6 User's Manual
  • An exploding zeppelin.
  • Skeeve, from Robert Asprin's "Myth" series.
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Harlan Ellison, Robert Heinlein, Isaac Asimov, Thomas Pynchon, Stephen King, Orson Scott Card, Alan Moore, Eric Puchner, Ray Bradbury, George Orwell