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In a just world, at the end of a season that featured the most raw talent they've ever assembled, Kris Allen would be this season's American Idol in a landslide and authenticity would be hailed as the new black. Period. And shut up. (Especially you, Kara DioGuardi!) Of course, we don't live in a just … Continue reading Kris Allen is the next American Idol
[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wl95eDA_uR4] ...and do it YOUR way. ETA: Okay, I hate posts of videos with no real content, especially on a day Seth Godin challenges everyone to blog something interesting. I woke up this morning with Sinatra's "My Way" stuck in my head on repeat and it was a good thing. A timely reminder to clearly … Continue reading When in doubt, follow Frank’s lead
With only a few days remaining for last-minute surprises, 2008 has been one for the books on so many levels -- personally, professionally, globally -- the mind truly does reel. And reels, and reels, and reels... perhaps somehow what I imagine bonefishing might be like? (h/t to one of my newfound loves of the year, … Continue reading The Mind Reels
Montclair Honeybee Fest Originally uploaded by bloomfieldguy Last night, we were suprised to hear the sound of jazz music coming through our front window, at first thinking our neighbor might be having a party, then realizing it was LIVE music from a concert going on in Watsessing Park. According to the Essex County website, it was the … Continue reading Things to Do
No, it's not the basketball tournament...it's the one-week-late March edition of your favorite NYC-centric literary journal, Spindle Magazine! Log on now for new poetry by Roger Bonair-Agard, Gerard Sarnat, Jeanann Verlee and Beverly Wilkinson; short fiction by Tim Clancy; and creative non-fiction by Anne Germanacos. Plus, keep an eye out next week for our featured … Continue reading March Madness
In the midst of all the political blogging I've been doing lately, I had a Spindle update looming on the calendar for today and stole time here and there over the past two weeks to sift through the surprisingly steady stream of submissions that have come in since last month. I was worried in mid-January … Continue reading Spindle: February ’08
[via Bloggasm, with a hat tip to Nick Mamatas] If you’re reading this and you’ve experienced any of the things on the list below, your account may be in need of deletion: 1. You rarely log in to Myspace except to delete spam friend requests from nude webcam girls. 2. You spend five minutes writing … Continue reading International Delete Your Myspace Account Day
Taking a break from politics for some mindless memeing... Go to this convenient compilation site right here http://longboredsurfer.com/charts.php and find the five years you were in high school. For each year, admit to the song that was your favorite at the time, then decide which one you now generally consider to be the best song … Continue reading High School Musical