the way the music died

Frontline recently shown a special on the music industry and how difficult it is for artists to thrive in it. The show was a disappointment. No where near as thorough as I thought it could be. They have done far better work and I was surprised at how MTVish this thing was. Nevertheless you can […]

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Big Philly Future Changes – Including New URLs for RSS

I’ve redesigned Philly Future and am bringing new features online to further its mission to highlight the best of Philly weblogs. Two of the biggest new features are its new three column layout and using WordPress.org for its own posts. Update your RSS aggregators! The new URL for Philly Future’s feed is http://www.phillyfuture.org/wp-rss.php.

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Links To Make You Think

It seems that any one of these stories would have been enough to haunt any other administration. Is it a sign of the times that they didn?t stay on our national radar screen longer then they did? Or is it something else? In any case? here goes some links to forgotten stories. Here goes some […]

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Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise men at their end know dark is right, Because their words had forked no lightning they Do not go gentle into that good night. Good men, the […]

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Update On Grandpop

As of yesterday grandpop was breathing on his own and could speak again. He’s a little groggy, but was fully aware of his surroundings and all of us present. He’s still in some dire straights, but finally there is hope. We owe it to a nurse who spoke up and told us she was liable […]

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The Hole Gets Deeper And Deeper

If there is one piece to read on the Iraq prison situation, it is Seymore Hersh in the New Yorker. Wow. Are we becoming what we so long fought against? “Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And when you look long into an abyss, […]

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