Eric Florack on May 27th, 2007

The Music: 100 Proof, Aged i Soul; Somebody’s been sleeping in my bed. The album is great late 60’s soul. Put together by Motown greats Holland- Dozier- Holland, and signed to the “Hot Wax” label… (One of two such labels set up by the team, the other being Invictus), the group boasted of three of […]

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davidl on May 27th, 2007

The late Rachel Carson(1907-1964), author of Silent Spring,  is an iconic figure to the enviromental movement.  Yet while I suggest that Carson was not per se an evil person of the nature of say Adolf Hitler, the deaths attributed to Carson are comparable to those attributable to Hitler. To some Carson is some sort of hero: She […]

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Eric Florack on May 27th, 2007

Joyner, this monring, strikes a note of alarm as regards anti-terrorism laws being pushed through in the UK and titles his piece: Britain to Repeal Magna Carta Oh, please. OK, look, I, too, have some problems with all of this. That said, I wonder if James isn’t being overly dramatic, here. At it’s most basic, […]

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davidl on May 27th, 2007

Sister Toldjah reports on the media’s highly selective obession with certain milestones Yet as Murdoc pointed out the previous March, the numbers United States military deaths are not exceptional, and in the same range of that of the Clinton administration. Is the media driven by some new found, and most certainly short lived, concern for the welfare […]

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