I went to go see a Garbage tonight. They are one of my favorite bands of all time. I adore their music and have always respected the genuine, authenticity of Shirley Manson and the band. Seriously, great stuff. I had bought the tickets months ago and have been looking forward to it. But today I […]

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Mac kills PC in so many areas. I find that my workflow crashes to a halt when I have to go into the office and use their Windows systems. I hesitated in downloading any Microsoft programs onto my Mac because I don’t like anything about them, how they are organized. Even using Excel, which is […]

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This song is really good. Shivaree’s “Goodnight Moon” from her album “I Oughta Give You a Shot in the Head”. It is my only other Shivaree song. I first heard her singing “I Don’t Care” when I stopped into the Starbucks next to the University of Oregon campus. That song blew me away with its […]

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I picked Classical Music as my genre for the night.. and it shuffled through Wagner and DeBussy and Chopin and Beethoven and Bach and others… and eventually landed on Mozart’s Requiem.  I remember when I downloaded this. I’ve never had the full requiem before, only snips here and there, and while I was in Baghdad I […]

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