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Appy polly loggies…again.

I’ve been incommunicado lately because of family issues (very sick dad who passed away, funeral was yesterday.) Things will be a bit slow around here for a while for obvious reasons, but regularly scheduled fuming will recommence as soon as … Continue reading

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Appy polly loggies.

I’m feeling under the weather (cold, wet, and very rainy) tonight, and not up to a whole lot of serious blogging lately. Please accept this song in lieu of anything else to say: PS: Tomorrow’s wankapedia is still on schedule, … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Before the dancing is over

A little underrated something in honor of the change of seasons…

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Music for a Sunday: One for Der Drumpf

“With your cemetery teeth and your California tan I’m here to tell you that you ain’t no Superman — You’re just a wide boy!”

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Music for a Sunday: Dan Hicks, RIP

Can’t believe we’ve lost another musical great…and the author of my favorite Thomas Dolby cover, incidentally: Damn, this is shaping up to be a rough year for music.

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Music for a Sunday: Motherhood macabre

This song doesn’t have an official video that I know of. But I can’t imagine a better one than this Hitchcock compilation: On a day sure to be cram-jammed with all kinds of sappy commercialized tributes to Mom, it might … Continue reading

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Press horror in Venezuela! Film at 11!

Oh. Oh. Oh my gawd. This is simply terrible! Scathing UN, OAS report gets quick results as Venezuela announces federal government will start investigating press crimes By Tania Lara/ZD A commission formed by the Venezuelan National Assembly approved the federal … Continue reading

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The post-Fordist era can’t come soon enough

Oh Toronto. So glad I don’t live in you right now. Not just because of the horrible summer heat, but because you have a troglodyte for mayor… Rob Ford is getting a thumbs-down on social media after a Facebook post … Continue reading

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Who’s afraid of the big bad wolf?

Ahem. Mood music, maestros: Thank you, fellas, that was…uh…lovely. Okay. Here goes. I saw this comment piece, by someone hilariously named Ally Fogg, in the Grauniad last night. It was an eye-roller, to say the least, full of blanket assertions … Continue reading

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Home Improvement, local edition

Hidey ho, good neighbors! As you can see, we’re live with a new look. It’s WordPress (as opposed to the old Movable Type) and (cough) please excuse the dust if you happen to inhale any. Thanks, and make yourselves at … Continue reading

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