Doesn't run in Win 98 or under WINE, so it does me no good. . .
World Cafe is not available on the air in the Twin Cities, but is in Duluth. Explain this to me.
As ever, Public Radio Fan is your friend. And, um, through some weird coincidence, they're currently playing the new Peter Gabriel single now. So he's actually going to release the new album in the States, then. How nice.
Perhaps we'll get WOMAD, too. Just one, maybe two shows. As much as a country of comparable size, like England or Germany.
Oh, and I forgot my medication and read Lileks.
I found beaucoup idiocy on the NEA / NIH site, and lots of predictable pabulum on the PBS site as well, but the idea that the NEA project is a HATE AMERICA FIRST project is wrong. Everyones focussing on the page that encourages study of the WW2 internment camps, and how contemporary attitudes apply. I agree that it smacks of self-flagellating nonsense, meant to remind us all of the Emergency Racism Reserve that sits under this nation like a gigantic tank of bile, waiting to be tapped by the legions of white-sheeted night riders. Yawn.
Use of unnecessary violence in the apprehension of James Lileks. . .
. . . has been approved.