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Wilco announce 20th anniversary tour dates, archival box set

This week, Wilco return to the road for their first tour dates of 2014. They’ve now expanded that jaunt to include a second leg of shows in October. 101 more words


Radio XL, side B, track 1: "My First Night Without You" by Cyndi Lauper

Oh, Cyndi Lauper, there’s nothing more sad than a sad Cyndi Lauper song.  I was just a young tyke when you first burst onto the scene so I wasn’t old enough to truly appreciate your fun, hangin’ with Lou Albano (R.I.P., Captain.  415 more words


You can't go home again... But you should try.

I don’t make it back home as often as I would like to.

Usually twice a year, once over the holidays, once during the glorious-ness that is a PNW summer. 454 more words

Thoughts + Musings

i ate tiong bahru

i ate tiong bahru by Stephen Black, 2013

Published by Book Merah

First line: “Mr. Chew describes great food as being beautiful.”

Book Rx: For another slice of old Singapore. 843 more words


The Pioneer Auto Show and Antique Town

Near Mount Rushmore, in Murdo, South Dakota is a must see museum.  The Pioneer Auto Show and Antique Town boasts some 42 buildings full of collectibles, antiques, rare and unique automobiles, tractors and motorcycles. 225 more words


Here We Go Again

With the first day of school fast approaching and a new job and discipline literally just around the corner (less than a whole day away), I thought it might be nice to take a second and reminisce about the books that really shaped my experience in school growing up. 745 more words


Sleeping with "Stubby" --The short, short, short, short trailer

In Odell, Illinois, along the old Rt.66, I stopped for a few moments and took a picture of what a Standard Oil gas station looked like had I  been pulling up in my “Model A” in 1932 or so,  and took a look at a camping trailer parked next to the old station.   46 more words