"Adalante!": Today was a real "War on the Workers" kind of day. The transit authority had two meetings back to back about privatization and route changes to our transit system. I went to both.
Standing in front of elected officials to testify is not a fun thing, especially if you plan to tell them something you know that they do not want to hear. It is even worse when your message is diametrically opposed to what the Executive Director and your General Manager are telling them. Things get a bit confrontational.
This morning while I was preparing my presentation I sent a venting email to my favorite H...
Finished the album and the year...: A couple of days after Christmas I finished my latest album with 13 tracks (free). This album is made of almost all of my latest originals. Give it a listen if you have the time. Hope you'll like the songs.
Cruel and Unusual film-makers: Entertainment Weekly ( http://hollywoodinsider.ew.com/2009/01/watchmen-cruel.html ) has an item on The Watchmen movie's director/producer team of Zack Snyder, Deborah Snyder, and Wesley Coller launching a website for their own Hollywood production company.
In the Lounge of Cruel and Unusual Films ( http://www.cruelandunusualdigital.com/lounge.htm ), the creative trio list their pop culture delights - movies, books and music. Sound-wise, they're digging the Jimi Hendrix version of "All Along the Watchtower" and Allison Crowe's Hallelujah cover.
A few years back, a national Canadian news...