Happy Birthday

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1950 – 2017

My Latest Band Crush

Why hadn’t I heard of this band before tonight!? This band… this band is seriously funky, in a low-down, high-rocking, old-school 1970s dirty-soul studio-jam style, bass-driven and informed by that classic Miles Davis funk-fusion groove, yet cut with only the merest hints of the unlikely combination of camp & hip-hop, which keeps it fresh & light as.

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This Land is Mine

After re-watching the videos in my previous two posts (feels like they must have been posted in another lifetime) and some meditation on a theme, I was reminded of one of C’s favorites: Nina Paley with what is possibly her most poignant & post-ironic classics…
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Pale Blue Dot

Profound words of wisdom from Carl Sagan.
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history of the world, i guess

This one really needs no introduction…
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RIP John Clarke

29 July 1948 – 9 April 2017
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The World We Live In Now

I Built A Wall – Phase Two

This retaining wall has been a potential issue for some time now. It was very poorly built to begin with. The only thing done right is that the posts are set solidly in concrete (which is actually as much a curse as a blessing) and nicely angled against the bank. But that’s where it gets a bit shaky, so to speak.

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Alan Watts On Everything

As it says on the tin…
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Don’t Ask Me, I’m Not Laughing

Another Elvis Costello classic
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