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New Orleans: Just the Tips

In the sunroom, the day before leaving for New Orleans, where we were meeting Nick and Erinn for a three-day-long adventure:

Beast: There are three museums I want to go to. 1,582 more words


Small World

A lot of people told me not to miss the French Quarter Festival, and I’m glad I listened. It’s a free music and food festival in the beautiful, historic French Quarter with some of the best people-watching I’ve ever seen. 1,022 more words

Art Spiegelman--"To Laugh That We May Not Weep" (Harper's, January 2016)

SOUNDTRACK: STEVE EARLE-Tiny Desk Concert #123 (April 25, 2011).

Steve Earle is pretty cool.  He’s a country outlaw who is a socialist and an outspoken Bernie Sanders supporter.  621 more words

Funny (ha Ha)

The Vault. One.

A visit to my vault.

I’m a little jammed up so I thought I might show you a few pictures from the past. I came to this picture because I was looking for an image for another project. 448 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Go, Johnny, Go

John Lydon thankfully has the balls, the independence of mind, the honesty, the integrity and the intelligence to carry the baton that Frank Zappa held for so long — they have the same vested interests and moral hypocrites in their sights. 177 more words


A legendary morning

By the time I arrived in the city, there was nothing on my mind besides a good night’s sleep. I found a hotel on Rampart Street a few blocks away from the French Quarter. 401 more words

Iskandar Faris

Hitting the Ground Running

It has been about a day and a half since we collectively arrived in New Orleans. Is spite of flooding in the south and related thunderstorms, neither Southwest 737s or minivans, ran into weather delays. 750 more words