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ALL DAY this song has been in my head. I couldn’t wait to get home and blast it.

It’s pure poetry; haunting and melancholy. I fully understand it’s meaning but please don’t ask me to explain it, because I simply cannot. 74 more words


"The Cats Who Work Here are Elected by You."

For those who think environmentalism started out as a white yuppie cause, please visit the early 1970s when inner-city LA was drowning in pollution. #Smog! 1,057 more words

Memories are a tricky thing.

I was searching my computer for a specific photo because I thought a story about that photo would make a good blog post.  I couldn’t find the photo that I was looking for, but I did find this one, and it’s amazing. 671 more words

Life At Home


Considering the abundance of pop cultural anniversaries that have been marked here this year, it seems somewhat churlish to ignore an obvious one that was unleashed on an unsuspecting public forty years ago this month. 1,045 more words

Pop Culture

Dick Cavett

I wrote last week about literary smackdowns, and I mentioned Dick Cavett. That made me think to look to see if he has a presence on Facebook. 135 more words


literary smackdown

There is a column each week in the Sunday New York Times Book Review called “By the Book.” Each week a different author is interviewed with a more or less standard set of questions. 173 more words

Random Thoughts

Sharon Kauffman: ABC News's 20/20 First Episode- 6/06/1978

“As the lead in to this video said ABC News, was a small player if not joke in the network news business in the 1970s. Th…” 533 more words