When I think of anthems, many categories come to mind — epic songs over 6 minutes long (sadly, unheard of today); a song that is readily identified with a singer and/or band; a song that reminds you of a lost … Continue reading November Anthems
This morning, listening to Morning Joe on MSNBC, I couldn’t help but feel sad…and angry. Sad, because during the 5 minutes I was able to listen before my satellite connection was [thankfully] lost underground, I heard how Donald Trump has … Continue reading In 2015, Political Incorrectness Equals the End of “White Sheets”
What makes a great cover song? Some think it’s when a singer or band sings a song you would never expect them to like when Johnny Cash covered Depeche Mode’s Personal Jesus. Others think its when an artist takes a song and just owns it — which is pretty much what Kelly Clarkson does on a regular basis. Whatever the reason, there have been some truly great cover songs. I’m talking about the songs that are so good, most people don’t have a clue it was sung by someone else previously. Take a very young me, and the argument I … Continue reading October’s Got You Covered
**UPDATE** Apparently Kim Davis’ visit with Pope Francis was more in line with the visit Eva Peron’s visit with Pope Pius XII than even I had anticipated! In a rare move, the Vatican today release a statement clarifying Mrs. Davis’ “meeting” … Continue reading *UPDATED* Let’s Hear it for the Rainbow Tour….
Full text of Pop Francis’ historic address before a joint session of the United States Congress. Mr. Vice-President, Mr. Speaker, Honorable Members of Congress, Dear Friends, I am most grateful for your invitation to address this Joint Session of Congress … Continue reading Full Text of Pope Francis’ Address to Congress
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Part of what I find so appalling about the Republicans running for President is their lack of tact and common sense, especially when it comes to National Security. They all seem to think the only way to gain an edge … Continue reading The Dangerous Truth About the Republican Field for POTUS