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Something funny, I cannot quite put my finger on about Tom Brady (Serra) and Julian Edelman (Woodside High) on cover of this month’s Gentry

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Tiny conductors

I just got noted that in Philly coming up, thanks to Mark Christman’s excellent Ars Nova series, two great jazz or out music events. The first is called Ballrog which is a Tolkein reference — the ballrog was a monster … Continue reading

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Kimmelman on Ray Johnson, circa 2002

Look to your left (Liberty Street) and you will see the small turn-of-the-century French pastry in creamy, classically-detailed stone that housed the neighboring Chamber of Commerce. To your right (Cedar Street) is a stone-faced building of the first great skyscraper … Continue reading

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s

But more like a gulyas: 1) I popped in on Empire Vintage Clothing, 443 Waverley Street, Palo Alto, near Zibibbo’s, near the former Barbie Museum, and mildly pestered owner-operator Tiffany this morning. It was just past noon, actually, my being … Continue reading

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Dana King and Rodin ‘Prayer’

Leah Garchik had a scoop about Dana King leaving KPIX to do her art fulltime. I linked from the comments to the Dana King art homepage and was suitably impressed with her sculpture and her charcoal drawings. Later that same … Continue reading

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Willie Mays or unsubscribe

This is my favorite “semi-span” that I sent to a list on my emails, and I just realized that it started with Leah Garchik; also, Maroon 5 was actually in town recently, at a promo at Stanford Shopping that I … Continue reading

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Garchik chic

— Mark Weiss saw a Palo Alto motorcycle cop with a framed license plate: “I know I know the light was yellow.” GarchikĀ is now two for seventy-six or so in terms of printing things I suggest to her, a much … Continue reading

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