Monthly Archives: August 2011

Hey, Hey, My, My

Rock-n-Roll will never die. Today is the anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death at age 42, in 1977. Now that the dust has settled over the Amy Winehouse tragedy, I think this is a good time to talk about rock-n-roll and … Continue reading

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Return of the barnacles

It is the summer heat that brings them, seeking shade from that melanoma-machine in the sky, that some call the Sun. Some are quiet, not looking for trouble one bit. Others are flamboyant actors, who never quite made it and … Continue reading

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New Cold War

We really stuck it to those Chinese! We really thought we were gonna make billions off of those stupid Chinese! We’d sell the Coca Cola and Big Mac’s and tons of other American branded exports. Then we’d get them to … Continue reading

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