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Climate change could cross key threshold in a decade: scientists

OXFORD, England (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The planet could pass a key target on world temperature rise in about a decade, prompting accelerating loss of glaciers, steep declines in water availability, worsening land conflicts and deepening poverty, scientists said this week. 294 more words

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Jazz Samba - Bill Evans & Jim Hall

A couple of weeks ago I posted an item about a classic recording of On Green Dolphin Street featuring the great pianist Bill Evans. At the weekend I was listening to some CDs from my collection and thought I’d post a track from one of them, an album called… 115 more words



Sonny Rollins’ comeback after a 3-year period of unexpected retirement. This is one of those records we need to listen at least once in a lifetime (I don’t think that’s possible after the first time). 35 more words


New Jim Hall & Herb Ellis Transcriptions

Over the last few weeks I’ve been listening to a lot of Jim Hall.  I’ve just added a Jim Hall page to the website’s motley collection of transcriptions.  37 more words

Lebanon Mega Con report and FCBD

Last weekend I attended my very first ever comic show in the state of Missouri…and had a blast. Like many shows, the time went by way too fast. 425 more words


A Motor Oil Company That’s Fortified With STP!

It seems that everything in the entertainment and consumer marketing world has got to be abbreviated these days: KFC, SNL, CNN, CBS, WB, etc.; There is, however, one company whose abbreviated name has remained the same since its beginning in 1953: That company with its trade name that makes auto lubricants, automotive additives and performance […] 6 more words