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The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards

This year’s Daytime Emmy Awards were held last night, and they were not as much of a nightmarish exercise in idiocy and degradation as they’ve been in recent years, perhaps because they were broadcast on actual TV network POP (formerly the TV Guide Channel) and not filmed on a GoPro in the back room of a Wendy’s in Tuscaloosa. 302 more words

Days Of Our Lives

The LACMA's 50th Anniversary

The LACMA’S 50th Anniversary

“Behind the greatness of LACMA stand many great women”

                                                           -LA Times

A photo that I edited was published in the LA Times. 588 more words

Theory And Criticism

The Crowd Pressed Round

You haven’t thought about weaponized stampedes, have you? You’ve probably barely given a second thought to stampedes in general, let alone ones pointed at specific targets for military/political reasons. 1,143 more words

Episode #17: The AACM at 50: Muhal Richard Abrams, George Lewis, and Roscoe Mitchell


The Chicago based Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians is celebrating its 50th anniversary this week. This episode features an archival conversation conducted by Lincon T. 28 more words


Conservation of the Standing Lincoln Plaster Casts Begins

This summer, Abraham Lincoln returns to Cornish where he was sculpted by Saint-Gaudens in 1885.  So far on this blog, we have regaled you with some of the stories behind the sculpting of the monument but we haven’t had much to share about work being done on the monument itself.  530 more words


Questions Asked Frequently Since Last Time Questions Were Taken

So, what’s going on with the Grateful Dead?

Nothing. They disbanded twenty years ago.

Are you gonna start being a dick this early in the FAQ? 674 more words

Judge who led Detroit through bankruptcy is OCC’s commencement speaker

Detroit bankruptcy Judge Steven W. Rhodes is Oakland Community College’s Class of 2015 commencement speaker.

Rhodes presided over the city of Detroit’s bankruptcy, the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. 294 more words