Music is the blood of life

Talking Heads (no, not the band)

With apologies to St. Janis of Port Arthur, a reworking of “Mercedes Benz”: Oh Lord, won’t you save me from these talking heads? They’re hurting our nation, it just never ends Tom Friedman, Krauthammer, Bill Kristol and friends, So Lord, won’t you save me from these talking heads? Oh Lord, won’t you take them off of [...]

Quote of the day

You can hide a lot of philosophy behind a banjo, some horns and an uptempo drum line. – Me

This is not my beautiful house!

Many moons ago in the blogosphere there was a minor writer with the moniker “Bryan S.” who flew the flag of “Arguing with Signposts.” His politics were vaguely conservative, warblogger, humorist, cynic, libertarian. In short, he screwed all that up. So, you might say this is my attempt to set that stuff straight. The flag is flying again. But we’ve set a course that’s at odds with the haze of the last eight years. Onward!