Learned about life at the age of three… had it all there on my TV screen

From my song Future Knocks: No daddy ever Taught me to play ball No one to Catch me when I fall I learned about life At the age of three Had it all there On my TV screen Fred Rogers, Mister Rogers, passed away this morning. Thank you for being there for me and so […]

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Move east young man…

CSMonitor: Pacific Coast as a boom-bust belt. Everything changes. For so long we’ve been told the opportunity is on the West Coast. No longer. Steve, you will like this one… 46% of all duct tape is produced by the Manco Company – a $100,000 GOP campaign contributor. Irrelevant? You decide. For you Wal-Mart haters, a […]

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Bought a guitar and….

The Grammys had it’s moments, but overall still sucked. For starters, the artists kept their mouths shut. How boring. And frightened looking. I swore you could see the uncertainty, “Should I speak, or will I get booed?” Even Springsteen played it safe. Did you notice the expanding trend (started last year) of highlighting music that’s […]

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Good news. bad news, craziness

First the good – Mike is considering to resume blogging. I have the very same feelings about Mike’s efforts that Jonathon Delacour did. He’s a great conversation starter and will get you thinking in terms you may be uncomfortable with. He’s back on my on blogroll in anticipation of getting those controversial discussions started up […]

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“There was nothing they could do, it went up so fast”

At least 60 dead at a Great White show. I’ve gone to countless shows just like this. I’ve even played a club very similar to this. My prayers go out to them today. What I’m about to say is for those people that listened to Great White and won’t admit it. If you always didn’t […]

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Avengers Assemble!

Let me urge the Dem webloggers on my blogroll to link to one another more often. Oliver Willis, Eschaton, Rittenhouse, rc3.org, dangerousmeta, BillSaysThis, Jonathon Delacour, Burningbird, PageCount. Actually – the last three already do. They cross-blog like crazy. But my associates at the top sometimes miss each other’s good works. Republicans seem more likely to […]

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