…and They’re Marching Through Georgia

I am not watching college basketball. I am a lifelong Knick fan, and the Knicks, this year, have turned me off to the entire sport, pro or college-pro. Today’s New York Times greets its 30-40 year old arts&leisure demographic with a piece focused on REM’s new album Accelerate, whose title refers to tempos rather than […]

Miles Standish Proud

Channel surfing through my general depression last night, I happened to catch REM’s induction (previously recorded) into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame*. If you were still undecided about ignoring REM sans Bill Berry, here was your reason to cut the chord after BB’s aneurysm-inspired departure. With Berry again, they launch into “Begin the […]