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Monk at 100

Originally posted on Shiraz Socialist:
Thelonious Sphere Monk, born (Rocky Mount North Carolina) Oct 11 1917; died Feb 17 1982 Above: Monk (piano) with Charlie Rouse (thr sax). Larry Gales (bass), Ben Riley (drums), Fairfield Hall, Croydon UK): playing Rhythm…

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George Bernard on the funniest joke in the world:

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W. Eugene Smith. two photographs. the first: mother and child of Minamata (a town that suffered horrific mercury poisoning) and Monk at Smith’s loft.

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Malcolm X on “education”

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Happy B’day Dalia & Che

my friend and companera Dalia has turned another page in the calendar.  i w’d always pretend to forget her b’day and claim i thought it was Bastille Day,  July 14.  in fact, she shares a b’day with one her idols, … Continue reading

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three Graphic novels

when i visit the library (one of my favorite places) lately, i check out the graphic novels section not for the latest superheroes, villains or a juvenile sci-fi  or super-natural fantasy but for more “serious” reading. sometimes, i get lucky. … Continue reading

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Lucy Parsons-my favorite dicho:

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