Archive for 2015/08

The Amazon Kerfuffle

I’m shocked. Positively shocked, I tell you. You mean educated people are working around the clock to make tons of money and be granted stock options all at the same time? While you revel in guaranteed delivery of quality products at a discount seemingly instantly? Kinda reminds me of the Wal-Mart problem. You know, moving […]

Rhinofy-Blue Bandana

I’m a sucker for an acoustic guitar. That’s right, in this electronic world of 0’s and 1’s, something natural, something evidencing humanity, grabs me and has me paying attention. At least once a week, I cruise the Country playlists on Spotify. And it’s astounding how much of it’s formulaic, me-too crap. All about beer and […]

Today’s Aphorisms

“YOU BUILD A FOLLOWING, THEN MONETIZE IT.” This is a quote from the “New York Times,” from a sidebar to the article “The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t” Be sure to read the stories of the six creative people featured – “The New Making It” YOU START OFF NOWHERE AND YOU’RE LUCKY IF YOU GET SOMEWHERE. […]


Why is it always people without leverage are agitating for change? Those without hits who can see a better way but have no power to make it happen. Makes me yearn for the old days, when these people did not have a voice. When not only could they not get a label deal, they could […]