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So, today I was invited to a listening party for Alice in Chains’ new record “Black Gives Way to Blue” out on Virgin Records. It’s their first record since 1995. I have to say, it was one of the most awkward experiences I’ve ever professionally been involved in. Located in the (new) New York Times […]


Baldwin, NY – I spent a large part of my childhood there. There was Artie’s Deli, The Corner Store where I played Street Fighter and ate pizza bagels for $1 and stole atomic warhead candy. The bike shop, the baseball card store, the bodega where we bought smoke and stink bombs (all of which are […]


Think about how the evolution of news distribution has changed. Without going into the entire history of print, the basic method of news distribution has been unchanged from the middle ages (kinda) until the dawn of radio (distribution changed, but methods remained the same). That was huge. The introduction of television, even bigger. Then think […]


I purchased a car alarm and pepper spray today. After driving/owning a SMART car for 5 months now, I’ve noticed a few things. The car handles and acts like any car I’ve ever had. The steering is slightly more sensitive because of the smaller wheel base, but not much else. It goes as fast as […]


Imagine if Fuji film tried to sue those who were advocating digital photography. Imagine if the laborers who were paid decently to separate cotton sue Eli Whitney after the invention of the cotton gin exploded the American textile industry. Imagine hard working laborers suing Henry Ford for invention/popularizing the use of assembly lines. Imagine scribes […]


Dear Zachary

15Mar09

It’s not often that I finish watching something and I’m almost in tears. I just finished watching “Dear Zachary”; a documentary about the life and death of Andrew Bagsby. He wasn’t famous or well known for anything nationally to warrant a big production. What a life! Watch this film! http://www.dearzachary.com/


The sun came out for oh, I don’t know thirty minutes today? Ray and I decided to check out Vítkov Hill. It’s right by our place so it’s an easy walk. All we wanted to do was get outside, get some fresh oxygen in our lungs and maybe even raise our heart rate a bit. […]