Category Archives: ethniceities

when i say ethniceities i mean “jewish”

Lions with Wings, Lvvvv, June 19, 2020 thru June 19, 2021 via WordPress and Bandcamp

It’s not a griffin or a Griffin or Gryphon or Griffon  it’s a lion with wings or hopefully more than one. It’s a mask that can sing, the play is the thing; part luftmensch part Luddite.  Sentient Earthworms by Johanson … Continue reading

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Maggie Davis shout out to Christo+ JC, Los Angeles VS Ken Holtzman Joe Ferguson, 1974

M H Terry bought a poster at Stanford. Watching various sports replays including Oakland A’s versus Los Angeles Dodgers. Joe Ferguson was also an all CCS basketball player for Camden High near San Jose:    

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And God said

I like it when gentiles get Hebrew characters tattooed on their wrists and they think it’s Genesis 3:16 but it’s really a recipe for matzo balls. REFRIGERATE THREE HOURS. FOR FLUFFY, bw Kudos Bells Books for best use of 25 … Continue reading

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Ring Lardner VS Otto Correct

It rained down in Cincinnati one day and somebody organized a little game of cards they was shy to man to make six and asked hi and Kari to play. “I’m with you if you get AC and make it … Continue reading

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Came Sunday: Valerie Troutt, her father, Charlie Musselwhite and me —Palo alto December 29, 2019

This is an Ellington song made famous for Mahalia Jackson version:

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Honk if You’re Horny

Ed Solomon was in my Hebrew school car pool in 1973 when I was 8 and he was 11. There were a total of six of us in the car pool. Our mother’s drove. Ed made a sign that he … Continue reading

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She’s a little piece of data don’t you know

Stella Brooks(1910-2002) is earning money, 18 years after her death and, in effect, loaning the money back to the people of the United States for cultural purposes. The San Francisco singer has seven songs among the 60,000 in the catalog … Continue reading

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Talking with the clay

Or: what was ‘warm hug’? I lived with my parents, Paul and Barbara Weiss, at the family homestead above Palo Alto and Stanford, for the first 10 years or so of their pottery collecting. They would go to Santa Fe … Continue reading

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Kudos to HBO’s plot against fascist populists

I recommend the book; I should re-read it, too.

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Mal Sharpe has a posse

  Mr. Sharpe, who was well known in the Bay Area for his wacky interviews and also as a jazz trombonist, died on March 10 at his home in Berkeley, Calif. He was 83. His daughter, Jennifer Sharpe, said his … Continue reading

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