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Killing The Filibuster: Joe Manchin must be persuaded or punished

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Killing The Filibuster: Joe Manchin must be persuaded or punished

I’ve seen lots of Democrats and progressives exclaiming “Gee, guys, let’s win BIG! BIG! BIG! In 2022! Then we can pass what ever we want!” 
That...

Books I read in 2020:

Saturday, January 9, 2021
Books I read in 2020:

I haven’t been much of a novel reader since I got out of college, my attention span suited more to newspapers, and now, blogs and internet forums. When...

"Democracy is the greatest threat to White Supremacy"

Saturday, January 9, 2021
Democracy is the greatest threat to White Supremacy

“Democracy is the greatest threat to white supremacy.”In case you missed me on @TheBeatWithAri @AriMelber @MSNBC earlier with @hmcghee and @MichaelSteelepic.twitter.com/BI0nXxGqgs

My Favorite Albums of 2020:

Friday, January 1, 2021
My Favorite Albums of 2020:

(in no particular order)
Bobbie Gentry - The Delta Sweete; reissue of the 1968 Country-Folk-Pop concept LP
Various Artists - Girls Go Power...

My Favorite Christmas Albums

Thursday, December 24, 2020
My Favorite Christmas Albums

Below is a list of my favorite Christmas Albums; although there are many excellent various artist compliations out there (especially on the Rhino and...

Hitmaking Humbugs: Recording stars (1950-2000) who never made a Christmas record

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Hitmaking Humbugs: Recording stars (1950-2000) who never made a Christmas record

I collect Christmas records. I have in my collection, hundereds of discs, containing Christmas recordings by probably over a thousand artists. In my...

December 8, 1980: Where were you?

Monday, December 7, 2020
December 8, 1980: Where were you?

Where were you 40 years ago when you heard John Lennon had been murdered? Hard to believe that four decades have passed since that night...
My memory...

Save The Country: VOTE!

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Save The Country: VOTE!

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