Big Audio Dynamite:
Richard and Linda Thompson:
And I have to say, I’m proud of my restraint. The priest was talking about the Greatest Generation, and said they didn’t believe in making excuses for themselves or thinking of themselves as victims, and suggested that we live like that, too.
I didn’t stand up and ask, “So you feel the proper response to social and economic injustice inherent in the system is to blame ourselves?”
But I didn’t. Other than that, perfectly nice funeral!
Now just because they’re a scrappy blue-collar city like Philly, but because of this:
All-Pro Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo on marriage equality.
Glad that Alabama hostage crisis is over and that little kid is safe. But I’m not surprised to find out that the shooter listened to a lot of wingnut radio.
The Grass Roots:
Why the West is so interested in Mali.
This is some deeply fucked-up shit.
I just don’t get the point. These graduates are the ones who can’t get decent jobs. What does this accomplish, other than prove to potential students your college diploma isn’t worth what you paid for it?