Monthly Archives: September 2013

Age is just a number

Last weekend was the 2013 version of Farm Aid, held in Saratoga Springs, NY. It was again a great show for a great cause, and included one amazing moment above all else. Halfway through John Mellencamp’s set, he stopped the … Continue reading

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More on Jesse!

Even when Jesse Jackson Jr has been sentenced for his corruption, he is still making news. Headline from the Chicagoist: Auction Of Jesse Jackson Jr’s Collectible Crap Stopped Over Authenticity Issues Seems he bought  Eddie Van Halen’s guitar from a … Continue reading

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Birmingham, Alabama

This week is the 50th anniversary of the Birmingham 16th Street Baptist Church bombing that murdered four young girls. This September, Birmingham’s black Mayor, William Bell, will commemorate the anniversary. Seems that Birmingham has come a long way. Each of … Continue reading

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Louder than Hell

Spent a lot of time reading a great book this week. It is called “Louder than Hell”. It is a history of heavy metal music told through quotes from its most famous practitioners, from the 60’s till today. It is … Continue reading

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Stuff

I have been reading (and watching) about Miley Cyrus and Lady Gaga, two people with absolutely no talent. They have been dominating the entertainment news all week over stuff that happened at the VMA’s televised earlier. It is amazing how … Continue reading

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