Greg Gerding

2017 Year in Review: Top 10 Articles from The Big Smoke America

2017 was quite a year. The Big Smoke America is now two years old and has published nearly 1,000 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2017.

 

We launched The Big Smoke America on November 9th, 2015. Since then, we have published nearly 1,000 articles and essays tackling a range of topics and contributing to a number of debates and discussions.

We reviewed the traffic through both our website and social media and found our most popular articles. Here are the Top 10 most widely read and shared articles in 2017 listed in popularity from # 1 – 10.

 

1. Amoja Sumler

Black Capitalism Will Not Save You

Black Capitalism Will Not Save You

 

2. Jason Arment

Conversation with Eric Parker, the Bundy Sniper, after a Hung Jury

Conversation with Eric Parker, the Bundy Sniper, after a Hung Jury

 

3. Greg Gerding

Hollywood Producer and Writer: Interview with John Morris

Hollywood Producer and Writer: Interview with John Morris

 

4. Jacob Meeks

Or We Could Just Keep Hating Each Other

Or We Could Just Keep Hating Each Other

Other widely read articles by Jacob Meeks in 2017 included: Coming Home, Part One and Coming Home, Part Two

 

5. Eve Connell

#MeToo*: What Do We Want Men to Actually Do?

#MeToo*: What Do We Want Men to Actually Do?

 

6. Leo Daedalus

I Now Regret My Optimism about Trump and Acute Septicemia

I Now Regret My Optimism about Trump and Acute Septicemia

Another widely read article by Leo Daedalus in 2017: Devastatingly Original Custom Porn Scenarios

 

7. Corie Skolnick

Go Fu%* Me

Go Fu%* Me

Another widely read article by Corie Skolnick in 2017: As a Parent, Are You Afraid to Ask? Don’t Be. Imagine the Alternative.

 

8. Sean Davis

Trump’s Immigration Ban: Colossal Hypocrisy

Trump’s Immigration Ban: Colossal Hypocrisy

 

9. Rick Krizman

Survey: Find out Your Republican BFF

Survey: Find out Your Republican BFF

 

10. Joseph Edwin Haeger

It’s a Small Galaxy After All: Is Disney Ruining Star Wars?

It’s a Small Galaxy after All: Is Disney Ruining Star Wars?

Another widely read article by Joseph Edwin Haeger in 2017: Book Review: Kiss the Messenger Vol. II by Devin Devine and Tony Russell

 

All of the following essays and articles ranked next as the most popular in 2017:
Jesse Valencia Twin Peaks’ Intersectionalist Blues: Criticizing the Critics
Verónica Pamoukaghlián Judgment in the Age of Zen
Travis Laurence Naught Concert Review: A Brief History of Everything Tour featuring Counting Crows and Matchbox 20
John Michael Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise III
Extremist Movie Debate Extremist Movie Debate: It
Martha Grover Compare and Contrast: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory versus Snowpiercer
Caitlin Johnstone TIME Honors The Silence Breakers: Allowing #MeToo to Go Viral Is the Biggest Mistake the Establishment Ever Made

 

Thank you for your loyal readership. We want to continue to shake up and transform America for the better. Please stay tuned, new articles and essays published every day.

 

Greg Gerding

Greg Gerding is the Editor-in-Chief of The Big Smoke America. He is also the founder of University of Hell Press, an indie press that publishes irreverent and thought-provoking literature.

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