What first struck me at the opening reception of "Finders Keepers" at Creativity Explored on Jan. 10 was the sheer volume of the crowd. By 7:30 p.m., an hour after the reception began, the show looked like a success. Read more »
As I said in my post-election blog, I liked the fact that it was the voters, not the pundits nor the pollsters, who decided the New Hampshire primary and surprised everyone.
I also liked this commentary below by Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting, a national media watchdog group, who asked the Washington Post's David Broder and NBC's Tim Russert to explain their embarrassingly wrong predictions, rebuked NBC's Chris Matthews for horserace coverage, and quoted NBC's Tom Brokaw offering some good reporting advice, and then giving its own good advice.
Fuzz fuzz fuzz! Douse yourselves in some sweet-lovin' reverb this Saturday, Jan, 12 - that's when LA's narco-garage thumpers Darker My Love bring the noise to the 12 Galaxies stage, promising an evening of spark-shooting feedback and deep-echoed harmonies. Read more »
All I know is, someone recently dropped this little goodie off on my desk (thanks, Chocolate Elf!) .....
... and it's freakin' delicious. The instructions on the back of this "Taza Disco" say: Break one piece chocolate into one cup steaming milk or water and whisk until frothy -- but I just ate the dang thing whole and now I'm the one who's frothy. Read more »