In the news… I keep hearing about public restroom bills being introduced around the country. This is one of THE hot legislative topics right now. Type “bathroom legislation” into Google and you’ll see. I started taking notes…
NEWS: Puppet Restrooms
MUSIC: Springsteen Nassau 1980
MOVIES: Some Kind of Wonderful
HUMOR: You Chose WHAT Song For Your Wedding?
On July 28, 2013, Bruce Springsteen performed in Kilkenny, Ireland. During the song Dancing in the Dark, he invited a young boy on stage to play guitar with him. Afterward, he surprised the boy by letting him keep the guitar. Fans everywhere rejoiced in the generosity of their hero, but like many stories, this one has a dark side…
Paul Osterman…suggested that I listen to an old radio piece by Stan Freeberg, called Elderly Man River. I did, and I wrote this modified version to perform with my friend Richard Enders. He was kind enough to come re-record it for our podcast. Paul wasn’t available, so Irena Lingley sat in on piano.
NEWS: PC USA
HUMOR: Springsteen Dream
MUSIC: The Paul Simon Songbook
HUMOR: Elderly Person River
NEWS: Apple Watch
MUSIC: Bob Dylan – Shadows in the Night
MEMOIR: September 1982
NEWS: Hillary Clinton’s E-Mail
MUSIC: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Tower Theater, Philadelphia 1975
ESSAY: In Praise of Teachers, Part II
MEMOIR: A Musical Story/West Ave, Carole King, and First Heartbreak
INTRODUCTION: What is Moss Island?
MOVIES: Fifty Shades of Grey
ESSAY: In Praise of Teachers. All of Them.
ESSAY: I Am Spock
MOVIES: Bonnie and Clyde