Monthly Archives: March 2012

Good thing I’m retired…

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Tunes for a Tuesday – 27 March 2012

Girls – The 23 String Band – BIRP! April 2010 [Listen] I Can See It in Your Face – Pretty Lights – Pre-Release Single From Muacm [Listen] It Ain’t Me Babe – Bob Dylan – The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6: … Continue reading

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They’re drinking our beer over here…

A well-travelled beer on the square in front of Mainz’s cathedral Mapua-Nelson-Auckland-Los Angeles-Frankfurt-Mainz and all in just over a week. Tasted just as good last night when I shared it with Famous Journalist John W. Flower as it did on … Continue reading

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Tunes for a Tuesday – 20 March 2012

Brides of Jesus – Little Feat – Little Feat [Listen] Church Clothes – Matt Nathanson – At the Point [Live] [Listen] Coffee & TV – Blur – 13 [Listen] Dogg Dogg – Famy – BIRP! December 2011 [Listen] It’s OK … Continue reading

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Van Gogh to Rothko in 30 seconds

There’s an app for that. HT kottke.org According to Apple, also contains Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content or Nudity Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References Which is … Continue reading

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And just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse….

Russia’s contribution to the Eurovision Song Contest 2012. They seem to be assured of Poland’s vote from the YouTube comments, though… Oh, my granny. With the fist verses I thought that it will be discomfiture, but it’s not! I love … Continue reading

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You’d look a bit perturbed too….

…if someone had lit a campfire on your back to brew up a billy of tea…. 14thC illustration at the Getty Center, Santa Monica

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