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I Got Legs, I Know How to Use Them.....

Sorry ZZ Top, I just pinched your song and made it about me. And why, you may ask? Because, for the first time in several years my ‘stoopid legs’ are actually working quite well. 650 more words

Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Theme Songs Of My Life

I was thinking about the theme songs of my life recently – I guess that we all have them. They’re often songs that one hears and they immediately resonate with significance,speaking to who we consider ourselves to be. 219 more words

Bruce Springsteen

Socks 'n' Sandals (and other things which just need to f**k right off)

Unless you are Father Christmas, Captain Birdseye or attending a fancy dress party as Karl Marx, get yourself a decent pair of clippers, or, if your beard has reached Saddam Hussein circa December 2003 proportions, a pair of garden shears. 229 more words


Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: January 18 in Classic Rock History

In 1980, Capricorn Records, the home for many southern rock bands, filed for bankruptcy. What had been the first album released on that label? 268 more words


Rock Chain # 11: A Taste of India

This is something I used to do in a magazine I used to edit a couple of years ago. I took the idea from a column that used to appear on Scientific American magazine written by a British scientist called James Burke. 513 more words

Weird Beard

“He was witty and super smart, a member of Mensa,” I told my friend.  I was showing her a profile of a guy on Match.com.  On paper he was amazing.  185 more words

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