So, this is from Brian Fallon’s debut solo album. Never heard of him before? Well, he’s the frontman from The Gaslight Anthem. Yes, his solo work is a relatively large leap from what he was doing with the group. The Continue reading Tune of the Day – Nobody Wins – Brian Fallon
Yes, I am kidding. Also, I freely admit that I like Kevin Spacey as an actor, but I’ve avoided watching “House of Cards.” Maybe I’ll get there, but for now, I’m highly limiting my exposure to politically themed dramas, mostly Continue reading If Only Everyone Thought Like Kevin Spacey
Some days I just can’t help laughing at the spectacle that is politics in America. When I came across the Salon story about Lands’ End having to pull an interview with Gloria Steinem from its catalog because of protests from Continue reading Sorry Conservatives – Gloria Steinem Earned Her Spot in History
In the early 1990’s, I had my first introduction to the Nation of Islam on the streets of Pittsburgh. There were men in the standard bowties handing out pamphlets at the subway station near the building where I attended school, Continue reading Louis Farrakhan the Eighties Are Calling – They Miss You!
It’s probably not necessary to point out who the headline is aimed at here. If it is, well you’re not paying attention. For those of you who haven’t fried most of your brain cells at this point (Read: bought into Continue reading Think Twice if Trump Is Your Daddy
Hozier has a new song out, and he’s putting his money where his mouth is. He is encouraging people to buy his song from iTunes, because purchases will support the fight against domestic violence. Of course, that makes complete sense Continue reading Tune of the Day – Cherry Wine – Hozier
Among the “controversies” at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards in the UK over the weekend was Rebel Wilson’s appearance on stage to give out the award for “Best Supporting Actor.” Of course, she couldn’t do Continue reading HuffPost Entertainment Said What?!?!
It’s Monday, so let’s go with something soothing, shall we? If you’re a fan of adult alternative (at least according to the folks at Music Choice), particularly with a soft female lead vocal, then you should like this one. Yes, Continue reading Tune of the Day – All We Do – Oh Wonder
There must be a hashtag for everything, and the concept of trying to get more women in STEM fields is no exception. The only problem is that #WomenInSTEM is a concept that is imagining a problem by offering a misguided Continue reading #WomenInSTEM – Problem or Excuse for Social Engineering