Kara Swisher at SXSW: Too Much BBQ, Not Enough Fresh Ideas
By the last two days of the South by Southwest interactive festival, things become decidedly less pretty, the direct result of too much kibitzing at parties, endless free booze, and, if you’re being completely honest, much too much BBQ.
It’s called the “meat sweats” by longtime attendees of the event, in which the excessive use of brisket gets to be a bit of a problem. There is some wooziness, a greasier complexion, and more aimless wandering through the streets of downtown Austin in search of . . . what?