Politics

It’s my last day driving before heading back east for Christmas. And I’m not feeling very well. (Cough! Cough!) Digression: Can someone help me with this “back east” thing? Are we talking…





Via Gods & Radicals: This essay by Jonathan Woolley is among the great works published in A Beautiful Resistance—Everything We Already Are, available in print or digital. Roy Cohn: What’s it like? After? Belize:…











Musician Frank Zappa talked a lot about politics. He spoke mostly in defense of the first amendment’s protections of the freedom of speech and expression. In his autobiography The Real Frank Zappa  writes;…


Yeah, it’s still the slow season in the taxi world. And now it’s cold. Christmas cold. And it’s getting rainy, too. El Niño ‘n all… The good news is, after a short…


Irish poet, musician and artist Seamus Ruttledge has just released a video of his song War Machine. The song is a collaboration with producer Willow Sea and vocalist Tracy Friel, both members…









So, nothing’s wrong right now. But something’s not right: Is it the changing seasons? That undisclosed wet stuff falling from the sky in San Francisco? Mass shootings? (Nah.) The holidays? I took…