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Computers in Libraries, Day 1

March 30th, 2009 · No Comments

I’m killing a little time before the opening keynote address at Computers in Libraries.  Got settled in yesterday.  I did catch the Lincoln exhibit at the Smithsonian but didn’t do much else.  The long day of travel wore me out more than I had realized until I actually contemplated more walking.  So I settled for […]

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Tags: Library Technology · Music

New Music From Cracker

February 19th, 2009 · No Comments

Cracker has posted a video sneak preview of their next album, due out in May: Cracker on iLike – Get updates inside iTunes

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Tags: Music

Did You Vote?

November 4th, 2008 · No Comments

Election Day is finally here.  It’s too early to have much in the way of results but I’ll keep an eye on the TV tonight in hopes of good news.  I voted late this morning, around 11:00, and had no problems.  No lines, no confusion–everything went pretty well.  I’m curious to hear how it went […]

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Tags: Family · Holidays · Music · Politics · Uncategorized

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

March 17th, 2008 · No Comments

I can’t think of a better way to celebrate the day than to watch a video of the Pogues. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrBLqp-s__o&hl=en]

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Tags: Holidays · Music

Good Night and Joy be with you All

August 2nd, 2007 · 2 Comments

Got some new pictures of Rayna up on the photo page.  Some of them are a couple of months old; I cleaned out my cellphone and found a bunch of pictures taken with the camera.  She’s getting cuter every day. Tommy Makem passed away today at the age of 74.  He was a key figure […]

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Tags: Music · Rayna

Los Straitjackets

December 14th, 2006 · No Comments

Here’s a video of one of my favorite bands, Los Straitjackets, that I ran across tonight on YouTube. It’s amateur footage of a live gig (an outdoors gig at that), so the sound isn’t spectacular but it’ll give you some idea of why I like these guys so much. They deserve to be a lot […]

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Tags: Music

What I’m listening to

November 14th, 2006 · No Comments

The Crane Wife is the latest album from The Decemberists, who have become one of my favorite bands in the last couple of years. It’s hard to describe The Decemberists. More of a pop band than a bunch of rockers, they blend folk and pop and add a strong dose of literary style. Colin Meloy, […]

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Tags: Music