Anyone who doesn't believe man-made climate change is real should watch a few minutes of video of these insane fires. We must DO SOMETHING.
March 2, 1983 - Pope John Paul II en route to Costa Rica in an appeal to end fighting in Central America, primarily El Salvador and Nicaragua. Saudi Arabia and Venezuela hint at lowering oil prices to OPEC. Storms batter California, Los Angeles - worst in years. $150BN Social Security bailout approved. Leading Indicator Index figures at 3.6%, biggest jump since 1950. Burlington Vermont re-elects first Socialist Mayor. Iraq attacks Iranian oil fields, claims 5 ships sunk including oil tankers. Funding and arms appeal to Contras proposed on Capitol Hill. Hmm.
20th Century Nomads In 1959 - a look at the great Migration West in the 1950's, as presented by the CBS Radio series The Great Challenge, hosted by Howard K. Smith on January 4, 1959.
This first single from The Seeds was a regional hit in Southern California in 1965. It's hitting the spot tonight.
As a follow-up to my previous post on the subject (<a href="http://videocafe.crooksandliars.com/scarce/hate-comes-orange-county">"Hate comes to Orange County"</a>), the reactions of the Muslim and Arabic communities to such vile intolerance and hate.
The ugly face of Islamophobia in Orange County, California
(The Hush - sometimes a band is so obscure and fleeting that even the promo picture is obscure) [media id=17276] Another band from the halcyon day
(Daniele Amfitheatrof - before "Lassie Come Home") [media id=17266] Sort of an addendum to a piece I wrote a few weeks ago (Paul Whiteman's playin
(Tim Buckley - a haunting brilliance) [media id=12665] Continuing the Week of the Familiar, I thought I would include a taste of Tim Buckley, from
I think I need to do some real investigative reporting to check out why the RNC's favorite LA hangout club is Voyeur. Washington Post: Although
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