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Celebrate Bay Area Dance Week

It's Bay Area Dance Week, a time to get up and dance!  Maybe you'll find a flashmob, or you can start your own. Here's one of my favorite dance flashmobs from Moscow, 2012.  

Greatest Opening Line In Fiction, Ever

               "Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice."

Mystery Woman Plucked From Obscurity

 After her death in 2009, the never-before-seen photographs of this unknown street photographer were displayed online, and the photography world went crazy.

Is Privacy Dead?

 

Keep Calm and Listen to Irish Music

Now that St. Paddy's day is approaching, it's time for some fairy music. This is a piece by the great blind harpist of old, Turlough O'Carolan. I love O'Carolan's music so much, I once built an Irish harp from a kit, and tried to play a few of his tunes. 

Countdown to the 2014 Academy Awards: You Couldn't Make This Stuff Up

The Mighty Russians

Forget about figure skating and ice hockey. I'm talking about music. Did you see the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics? If so, you got a taste of some beautiful classical music. Russia has produced some of the best loved and most important classical works in the world. Who hasn...

Goodnight, Pete

     

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Chuc Mu'ng Nam Mo'i!

                      Gung Hay Fat Choy, Gong Xi Fa Cai, Chúc Mù'ng Nam Mó‛i!  Happy Lunar New Year, everyone!  However you spell it, Lunar  New Year is the longest and most important celebration in...

Roomful of Teeth?

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