NPR First Listen: Jacob Collier, “In My Room”

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6/26/16 7:45:26 pm
re: #639 Dark_Falcon How the fuck would you know? Are you a pollster in your free time?

NPR has a review today of wunderkind Jacob Collier’s debut album; it’s officially coming out on July 1st, but the entire album is online at NPR for your listening astonishment. Here’s Jacob’s stunning arrangement of the Beach Boys’ classic “In My Room,” one of my all-time favorite songs made …

NPR: The Mormon Church Wants a Free Pass for Bigotry

Here we go again - bigotry redefined as “religious freedom”
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1/29/15 9:01:53 pm
Supposed to be asleep an hour ago, but there's music going on. The Carpenters. Goodbye to Love. Road Ode. Rainy Days and Mondays. Yeah, and Superstar. Wrote a novel set in 1973 -- there are refs to 140 songs, mostly ...

NPR Tiny Desk Concert: Simone Dinnerstein, Bach Two-Part Inventions

Excellence
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6/08/14 7:10:29 pm
re: #222 RealityBasedSteve The apps should be re-downloadable at no cost as you have already purchased them. Should more extreme measures be necessary, even tho we do forensic work on handhelds, we send the wet-dead and near-dead handhelds to a ...

NPR Tiny Desk Concert: A Funny, Smart Set From Courtney Barnett

What exciting things will happen today?
11Birth Control Works
4/16/14 3:55:00 am
Timon PRONUNCIATION: (TY-muhn) MEANING: noun: One who hates or distrusts humankind. ETYMOLOGY: After Timon, the misanthropic hero of Shakespeare's play Timon of Athens. Earliest documented use: 1598. USAGE: "My soul was swallowed up in bitterness and hate ... I ...

Fox News Reportedly Used Fake Commenter Accounts to Rebut Critical Blog Posts

Socks at Fox
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10/21/13 12:55:53 pm
re: #231 Backwoods_Sleuth ..."all we need is a ten and five-er, a car and key and a sober driver. B-double E double R U-N beer run" -Todd Snider-
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NPR Interviews Keith Jarrett: ‘I Want the Imperfections to Remain’

The hardest part was convincing the bass player
426Obdicut (Now with 2% less brain)
5/28/13 1:17:51 pm
re: #423 Political Atheist If he was 'beating' it, sure. If he had grabbed his hair and rapped his skull, no. Let's go back to my question. If you started a fight with someone, and then they knocked you down, ...

Juan Williams Misses Working for NPR

After viciously attacking NPR to get paid by Fox News, Williams now admits he hates working for Fox
18Patricia Kayden
5/07/12 4:43:05 am
re: #16 Buck Have you ever heard of Michelle Martin who hosts "Tell Me More"? She's Black. Not sure why you are claiming that Juan Williams was the only Black person on NPR before he was fired.