if you don’t think about what you say
every single time knowing in your mind
the power in the words won’t go away
negativity comes your way
if you don’t think about what you say
every single time knowing in your mind
the power in the words won’t go away
positivity come your way
if you say love (love)
say strength (strength)
speak good words in abundance
say health and happiness
you better mean what you say
say hope (hope)
say peace (peace
forgiveness over standing
your strength and loyalty their going show you the way.

Going to go home, relax, vibe out and play some Destiny.

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As we started developing the brand and aesthetics I started taking a look at our collateral: tap handles, labels, hats, shirts, signage, etc.

I was super excited with the direction the labels were heading as well as the can designs but you can see with the tap handles that the brand as a whole was not particularly cohesive and I think that is where part of my frustration was coming from.

Despite laying out how the brand should look and feel people kept trying to take us in a direction that might have looked cool but didn’t fit in line with the foundation we laid and we started fragmenting pieces. As a designer it started pissing me off…as a businessman I thought it was unacceptable and it was about this time I think I realized we were trying to make things work.

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After we realized that the name Three Cheers didn’t really represent who we are we started looking at different names and came up with Quintus which is latin for five. In the first renditions we decided to move away from the more industrial look.

As the look started getting realized we wanted to create something that had a few different elements that could be re-purposed and used in different ways.

One of the biggest problems I faced was the same issue with the Three Cheers work was decision by committee and fitting ten pounds of shit into a 5 pound box. We tried to placate everyone’s wants and needs instead of letting me direct the design based on our mission and goals.

Ultimately I really liked the look of the more scripty Qunitus in black with brewery in gold and the roman numeral for five as the dot to the i with the companion Q and roman numeral as a supplemental graphic.

Unfortunately…or fortunately this brewery will never see the light of day. Personalities started clashing…partly because of what a clusterfuck the design process was but also because people were taking votes too personally when their ideas were selected.

It was odd considering how much time/money/effort we put into this to not move forward but ultimately it was a healthy personal decision and business decision to not continue forward with this brewery and team.

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Sooooooo originally I was contracting design for some guys that were starting a brewery. I can’t find the first and second revisions but this is sort of what they settled on.
Eventually I got brought on as a partner to do their marketing as well and we brought on two more people which then led to a change. We liked that there were three of us and how that resonated with 3 Cheers but once we brought the other guys on board it seemed like it didn’t quite fit.

Sooooooo originally I was contracting design for some guys that were starting a brewery. I can’t find the first and second revisions but this is sort of what they settled on.

Eventually I got brought on as a partner to do their marketing as well and we brought on two more people which then led to a change. We liked that there were three of us and how that resonated with 3 Cheers but once we brought the other guys on board it seemed like it didn’t quite fit.

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THNDRTHF - The Octogon Is Locked

Used to live in cali now livin out in brooklyn
Some someones on my trail wasn’t sure hut had to shook em
Bitches lookin tasty so I racked it up and cooked em
It’ll be the aftermath I gotta lotta bushes
Ain’t sure what I’m mean I’m like a hacker out in bushwick
Skateboarding samurai cowboy cookbook
Why the fuck you think I need to freeze and walk to work put
One foot is in front of other foot but now my footwork
Gets confused with talking crip walk till my foot hurts
Walkin like a dog to the butcher shop for bookwork
Throwin up the blood b but not because I mean to
Cuz anything you throw up with your hands has a meaning
Anybody got a problem think I’m spittin diss tracks
Kiss my feet and maybe I’ll consider givin all your dreams back
If you hit the lotto then you better pay me back quick
For all the times you lost your mind I returned your theme tracks
Play me on the radio but only late at night
If you censor any lyrycs mothers suffer take a bite
I will run you undercover like some dust under a rug then
And take enough drugs to pay your underfunded drug den
Gone like jimmy hoffa when the mafioso gotcha
Check your mail often how the cops usually pop ya
You’re following the piper siren straight on to rikers
To get raped by bikers, extortionists and lifers
Proportionate to tigers compared to stegasaurus
Like your skeletal remains when they’re stacked in the forest
Oil barrels filled with lots of benjimens and 50s
Buried in the desert in toyotas from the 60s
Its bout time i spark this thousand pounds at harvest
I will come in second give a fuck if silvers tarnish
If you find a treasuremap you follow it regardless
Consequences pale next to demons deadly carcass
Turn into a signal I’m uploaded to the mainframe
In my brain White rivers drain into bright white stains
Light slivers night shivers flight like flames
What the fuck were you thinking this is fight night pain
& Now I’m off the page so I be comin off the top then
Everybody run around like they be cockin shotguns
But they ain’t got anything bigger than they own devotchka
* A copy of the bitch magazine from last yeaah
And Evereybody tink I’m sounded like a rasta
Livin near west indians and guyanesian mafia
If you gotta stop inside the octagon then block ya
It’ll drop ya like the knockers on a blonde who sauced ya
Everybody wanna drive around like they got drop tops
But they ain’t even got a fuckin bike with tires popped naw
I be comin off the top like kurosawas top knot
Samurai sword tickin down like a stop watch
And you can time me with your motherfuckin clock
But I will never stop until the octogon is locked.
Till the octogon is locked I will never stop x2
So who the fuck you think is rollin
I be stylin out in brooklyn
Thought you had me shook you was thinkin you was crooks then
But it ain’t a problem I be rollin with a fat clique
And anybody wanna fuck around can get a fat dick
That’s right bendejos you hurt me through halo
But ain’t no mistake that I’m way past your payload
Jaylo

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"I saw a post that broke my heart."
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Someone I follow said their dog was whimpering and they realized it was because it couldn’t get up…then they asked how you know it’s the right time?

I love dogs. I’ve treated all of my dogs like they were people…probably better and more humane than most people if I’m being honest. I’ve been so completely heartbroken every time I’ve given my friends the rest they deserve.

If you can look back on your life and smile because you gave your best friends the peace they deserve then you have done something right…a friend never puts themselves first. I could cry every day knowing the timing wasn’t right for me…it was never going to be and it never will be in the future.

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Denver Broncos Matt Prater Apologizes For Drinking Beer

He got a DUI 3 years ago and enrolled in the NFL’s drug program…good on him. But to say 3 years later the guy can’t have beer in the off season is fucking stupid.

How is the society we live in? Somehow screwing up once precludes you from ever engaging in that behavior again. I don’t understand extinction behavior over becoming a responsible adult. 

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