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"A Year and a Day"-Leslie Pietrzyk

I picked up this book at a local discount store.  I’d never heard of the author, but I thought why not?  I flipped it over, and, guys, sat it back down.   247 more words



After an opening skit featuring John Belushi, Chevy Chase begins a late-night TV tradition when he says, “Live from New York, It’s Saturday Night!” • Nineteen year old Bill Gates and a partner found Microsoft • Disco begins to rule the night clubs • UCLA Basketball Bruins’ 88-game winning streak ends with NCAA Championship Game loss to Notre Dame • The Post Office raises the cost of a first class stamp three cents to 13¢ • I move with my family to the house in which I will do most of my growing up


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Parliament - P. Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) (1975)


The same year, this happened. It was 1975 and we can forgive the Mothership’s swipe at Bowie’s early foray into funk. 82 more words


Requiem For A Village (David Gladwell, 1975)

It’s hard to imagine what a non-native would make of this curious and densely-layered fim which manages, quite wonderfully, to be both near-unintelligible and yet to also give voice to the subtle conflicts that lie at the heart of the English countryside, of the English soul. 650 more words


Earth, Wind & Fire ‎– That's The Way Of The World (1975)


Bandmate Philip Bailey once said that Maurice White’s whole vision was to “sneak a little jazz on people”. Before 1975’s breakthrough album T… 45 more words