Great footage, great obscurities. You can forgive Dylan for never reaching the heights of Bringing/Highway/Blonde again. That Dylan crashed along with the motorcycle.
Going through some old files I came across an art postcard for an exhibition of Andrew Schoultz. I meant to blog about him at the time (2005), but forgot. The large scale of his art and the fine linework don’t get fairly represented on the ‘net, so seek him out if you have a chance. He has a thing for wood, elephants, and battles.
I wrote my first ever diary/article for Daily Kos, about the polar bear cub story.
Daily Kos: Knut, Polar Bears, and the Right
When does a right-winger suddenly want to save the polar bears? When there’s an opportunity to bash “Animal Rights Groups” of course!
Let’s follow the story back to the source, then make our way out again!
Click on the link to read the full article.
I know this is small potatoes compared to, gee, I dunno, torture, loss of habeas corpus, domestic spying, etc. bleedin’ etc., but pending legislation threatens to kill online streaming radio by asking webmasters for royalties for every listener to an online station. Which, unless you are some corporate anus shitting out Top 40 hot squats (yes, I just said that), means you will have to close down your station. Which means most of NPR’s online streams, and for me my beloved KCRW! Sooooooo:
A Save Our Internet Radio blog
An article in today’s Salon
It’s always something, isn’t it?
I tried to add some movies to my Netflix and got this message! D’oh! I have since deleted a few (on the saved/upcoming/never-will-come-out list), but mostly I need to start watching more.
That magic number by the way is…500 movies.
Yep, that’s right, I was asked by SBCC (my employer) to hold a seminar on blogging this Friday. I spoke for about 3 hours to a mixed (mostly older) crowd of people. Fun and easy.
For those who attended the seminar, thank you once again. If you click on “Continue Reading” you can see the full entry and a series of links to all the sites I showed. If you would like the “Rules of Blogging”, drop me a line and I will send it to you.