Archive for the 'Life and Life Only' Category

Summer Of Soul

Trailer: It’s every bit as good as they say it is. Can’t say I was eager to see it, being burned out on Questlove, he’s everywhere, then again white people see him as safe and they won’t let anybody else through the door so it’s Questlove’s responsibility to get the message out, one that […]

The New York Times Video

“Days of Rage: An In-Depth Look at How a Mob Stormed the Capitol”: This needs to be on Netflix. Right on the homepage, for a month. Distribution is king, and Netflix far outstrips the reach of the “New York Times.” But most people will never see it. If one watches it, at least we […]

Re-Heat Wave

Actually hit 117F today here in Salem, Oregon. Hottest ever in recorded history. “Hot enough to boil a monkey’s bum,” as they said on Monty Python. Thank god for AC. Scott William Carter ____________________________________ Sometimes the truth can really suck. I’m about 100 miles north of Portland. It’s 2:30  in the afternoon and it just […]

Heat Wave

It’s not like they didn’t warn us. Yesterday it was a 112 degrees in Portland, Oregon. But I don’t live in Portland, Oregon. Ever been in weather that hot? I have, in Sharm El Sheik. Back when it was still part of Israel, before it was given back to Egypt, when it was a tent […]