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The Friday Nature Review

1) WORMS IN THE WINE If you were one of those who got all squeamish reading about the tent caterpillars ravaging our neighborhoods this early summer (here and here), you...
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There Goes The Summer

It’s Labor Day Weekend, which would normally mean not to expect another post until Tuesday: we’re all meant to be out enjoying the last of summer. Then again, given that...
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The Week In Review

BEST VARIETY OF MUSIC IN ONE SHORT PODCAST: Under The Stylus Stycast, Aug 4, with soulman Eddie Spencer, German techno-punks Atari Teenage Riot, MOR Revivalists Denim, AOR revivalists Razorlight and...
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Something I Just Noticed

It just hit me. Smack in the face. Or near enough. I was walking through Phoenicia this Friday late afternoon, when I saw a man get out of his car...
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The Headmaster Ritual

The following posts are excerpted from Corpun.Com, an online database of corporal punishment memories. (The Web: What is it good for? Absolutely everything.) All the anecdotes below refer to one...
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Normal Service Will Be Resumed…

…Probably around the point that BA and Heathrow resume their normal service. In other words, I picked a fine day to have a band fly from New York to London!...
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Central Podcasting

Here’s some of what I’ve been listening to over the last couple of weeks, and how you can listen to it too. ________ “My understanding of British radio is you...
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Falklands? What Falklands?

Platte Clove Road is the name of a dangerous, steep, twisting, narrow, precipitous, unrailinged route up the mountain to Tannersville, Haines Falls and Hunter, its approach well hidden between the...
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