Beautiful | Fail is the website for Rob Thomas, Ph.D., adjunct professor at San Francisco State University and author of the forthcoming User's Guide to Pornography. The site includes a select teaching portfolio with links to course websites, previously published work, and a casual blog.

Top photo: Graffiti on garage door in SOMA (SF) by the author. 
Bottom photos by the author (except helmet pic by Mike Norquist).
Top and bottom text by the author from Broken: Thought-Images of Life in the State of Exception (2005).