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PROTECT THE MURAL

k I think the BLACK LIVES MATTER mural in front of City Hall 250 Hamilton is a high water mark for culture here in the last 25 or 30 years. Kudos to the makers, staff, volunteers and leaders. In that … Continue reading

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The rail: Good week for Avenue Beat from Quincy and Nashville, bad week for TJ DeStefano of San Jose and Palo Alto: fuck 2020 low key ok?

 Or as the woman once said: some days you’re the windshield, some days you’re the bug  Debug. like dis:

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Am I the last to notice that Austin powers back story is based on Michael antonioni ‘blow up’?

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Big ups to Aldo Billingslea ‘Polar Bear…’ zoom Juneteenth theatre workie

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God bless Brianna Noble the woman on horseback at Oakland Black Lives Matter protests

thanks to Oakland Roots soccer club for hipping me to this via their mural in their blast: also not sure I already said this but what about Ruth Bader’s use of the quote of boot on my deck and women’s … Continue reading

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Fire go come Palo Alto?

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You would think that getting my Jazzfest refund I would sleep

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:30 of Nicole Mitchell 2017/2020 ‘earthSeed: phallus and chalice’ with Lisa Harris of Houston based on Octavia Butler VS 3 random screen captures of ‘Waiting For Godot’ with Burgess Meredith and Zero Mostel

Lisa E. Harris vocals theremin electronics composer Nicole M Mitchell flute electronics composer Julian Otis vocals ZARA ZAHARIEVA Violin Ben lumbar gay trumpet electronics Tomeka Reid cello Avreeayl Ra percussion Krista Franklin Art Wheatgodess creations publishing administration studio enertia media … 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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