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Album Review: Blur - The Magic Whip

For one of the most keenly-anticipated returns of the decade (let alone this year), there’s little about The Magic Whip that gives away its status as a comeback for one of the most beloved British bands of the past two decades. 796 more words

The Music World

Short Take: The Jesus Cow - Michael Perry

This is Perry’s first adult novel and the able chronicler of contemporary rural life is still much in evidence. His writing retains all the charm that has made him such a beloved observer of Midwestern life, while adding a plotline that allows for plenty of comic commentary on religion, money and our obsession with celebrity. 214 more words

Books

Trolls

Long time no posts. All the usual reasons for that of course but I’ve still been painting and have lots of projects lined up for the future. 318 more words

Post-1990

New Find - www.IFTTT.com

Pretty cool site. I have been able to set up a few “recipes” of If this, Then that – I can set up one through Twitter where you can search for specific keywords in a specific geo region. 11 more words

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Weekend in DC - Real Estate Conference

I was staying at a hotel in DC that was hosting a real estate conference. I was very impressed with the excitement that the attendees had for how the market is progressing. 66 more words

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Authors see growing arts culture in Eau Claire

By: Glen Olson

Despite statewide cuts to arts and music programs and to public education, there are more opportunities in the Eau Claire area to experience and enjoy those things than ever before. 731 more words

I want to stop fishing in "big seas"

When dealing with “Consumer Audiences” it is often tough having conversations about what comes next, or how to address a problem. When the audience is too big (Big Seas) then often the conversation is too big as well. 75 more words

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