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Music Monday: Oooh Shiny

Published on November 10, 2014 By bmagnus

  In Closing: a few words on the disconnect between the economy as you know it and the economy as some others know it; banned in Vegas; a few words on the elections and what it means going forward (thanks, Doctor); walk in, walk out; she’s not pink, but she’s still blonde; showing up is […]

Music Monday: Dream

Published on November 3, 2014 By bmagnus

The Town that Dreaded Shorties

Published on October 23, 2014 By bmagnus

Dinosaur Mystery: This huge-armed dinosaur is stranger than imagined. Underwater Mystery: Amazing shipwreck pictures. Women’s Issues: OTC birth control pills? Obama: Apparently somebody else realized that the guy is a tweak to the right of Nixon. Oh yeah, and how dare he actually work with others around the world rather than just telling them all how […]

Music Monday: Happy Columbus Day

Published on October 13, 2014 By bmagnus

It’s just not a patriotic holiday without Stan Freberg. A couple years ago I posted a version of his thoughts on Columbus. Perhaps you prefer this take on the events:

Music Monday: Athletics and the Economy

Published on October 6, 2014 By bmagnus

Why yes, that is Andy Samberg as “Steve.” Ok, I get it. Professional sports are highly profitable. Millions of dollars, and that’s just players’ salaries. So if professional sports is that profitable, why does the public have to pay to build and maintain the damn stadiums?

Music Monday, Might Be Tuesday: Elementary

Published on September 22, 2014 By bmagnus

Turns out chemistry isn’t as hard as I feared. In Closing: voice actors; only when it comes to spending that helps normal people; anybody have any idea why our government cares about ISIS/ISIL more than Boko Haram? (Is it just oil? Could there be a faint whiff of racism?); money money money money; I bet […]

Music Monday: Outrun

Published on July 14, 2014 By bmagnus

Outrun is — as nearly as I can tell — an 80’s revival movement using emulation of early MIDI hardware. It seems to derive it’s name from an album by Kavinsky. The album was named after an 80s video game.  

Music Monday: Retro Revival

Published on July 7, 2014 By bmagnus

Just a friendly reminder though: there is a difference between a fine booty and a fat ass. In Closing: a few birth control and other women’s issues items; this is why net neutrality is important to you even if you didn’t know it; a couple random NSA and CIA items (you know, they could halt the scandal by shuttering the […]

Music Monday: More Unnecessary “Lyrics”

Published on June 23, 2014 By bmagnus

M*****F******* Animals.

Music Monday: Doubleshot

Published on June 16, 2014 By bmagnus

So I was in the car when this came on: I liked it better than the New OrderVersion: I felt like a hipster for knowing that New Order had once been Joy Division.