Beautiful. The tragedy of debt, and how it keeps everyone grounded.
“Francois Robert was at an auction in rural Michigan. It was the mid 1990s. A school was selling off supplies, and Robert was looking to buy some furniture for his studio. “I was interested in buying some lockers, and they had three for $50.” Two of the lockers were empty, but not the third. When Robert opened it up, he found a human skeleton.
Blur have always been one of my favourite bands, and it’s a magical time that The Stone Roses and Blur are both back together making music again. If Oasis come back, the triad will be back in full force. This is the new Blur single, now available on iTunes; a magically lovely song called “Under The Westway”
I was truly sad when Christopher Hitchens died last year. As time went on and I perused more of his videos and listened to more of his opinions, I have started to appreciate his perspective even more than I imagined I would. This is a fantastic tribute by another visionary Richard Dawkins about “Hitch”.
For those of you who are not familiar with Christopher Hitchens, here is a clip which summarizes his greatness: