Daily Archive: September 9, 2011


Friday Night Jukebox: I’m Not All Disco

R.E.M., at their rough and jammin best: Where though are the lyrics to “Fireplace” in particular? Here: Crazy crazy world crazy crazy times Crazy crazy world crazy crazy times Hang up your chairs to...


Some People Just Want to Watch the World Burn

by E.C. Gach So by now, most of you know about Mike Lofgren’s piece in Truthout (if not you can find it here). E.D. Kain applauded it but Tod Kelly pushed back and then...


Unleashing the power of capitalism on talk radio

I have the unfortunate tendency to sometimes listen to rightwing radio while I drive. On morning news shows and during the afternoon bouts of Sean Hannity I subject myself to, I often hear the...


Friday Something Something and Open Thread

Music is like beer. Some people want Coors in the yellow can. Some people want JW Lees Harvest Ale aged in Calvados. Picking a beer somewhere in the middle is fraught with peril. There’s...

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