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“Mind the leaves, I’ve got to go”

I’ve found a band that sounds exactly like beat radio.  The northeast’s lack of originality notwithstanding, I’m hooked on this track. Exhibit 1 – capitalism.

Market [a place where goods are freely exchanged]

I’m glad I met Rummy at Camden Market this afternoon.   Had a good chat – and I got to play a grand piano outdoors with an espresso machine on it.  Awesome. You’re walking around outside, some cannabis is in the air, music blares from three different LP vendors, shirts bearing alternately trendy and anti-trendy … Continue reading

Thoughts on economics

A quote from John Adams I like: I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.  My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, … Continue reading

Thoughts on Wicked

Wicked was amazing. I was on the Guardian web site today and by complete accident came across an old review of the show from 2007.  “One of the best – but not the best – shows in West End.”  The reviewer explained that “adolescent girls” will like the show for its portrayal of independent, rebellious … Continue reading