The Indianapolis arts community again is breathing a collective sigh of relief after learning the city is not expected to reduce its funding in 2011. Seriously?! It’s a sad day when an arts community sighs in relief over keeping $1M in funding instead of getting pissed as hell that they only rank high enough on a priority list to be allocated a paltry 0.1% of a $1.1 BILLION budget. ...
How much of a nerd am I? I just stayed up 10 minutes later than I planned to watch this video of an artist explaining his songs. No, not explaining. Interpreting? That’s maybe more accurate. Anyways…some good stuff in there. Particularly his take on Perfectly Lonely (3:22 - “It’s a three and a half minute lie.”) and Friends, Lovers or Nothing (7:40 -...
Ray LaMontagne's "God Willin' And The Creek Don't... →
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Wouldn’t it just rock and roll if liking someone meant they had to like...– Olive Snook, Pushing Daisies
Hint: It's not just about getting emails.
When I was a kid and I’d complain about not getting any mail - how come everything came to my mom and nothing for me?! - my mom had the wise advice that if I expected to get something in the mail, I should probably start sending things first. So I went and got myself a pen pal. In Japan, no less. I wonder where she is these days… But I digress. I bring it up because I’m...