"Deep inside I feel that this world we live in is really a big, huge, monumental symphonic orchestra. I believe that in its primordial form, all of creation is sound and that it's not just random sound, that it's music."--Michael Jackson, to Ebony's Robert E. Johnson.
Here's a new GQ article
about Michael Jackson. Here's an old one
I'm going back some day, come what may, to book bayou:Stealing Buddha's Dinner
, Bich Minh Nguyen
A memoir about growing up Vietnamese-American in the MidwestGirl Who Played With Fire
, Stieg Larsson
I should probably read the first one first.This is for the Mara Salvatrucha
, Samuel Logan
MS-13 is the new boogeyman gang. Neat tattoos, too.River of Darkness
, Rennie Airth
The NYT Book Review
made this sound really good.Humpty Dumpty Was Pushed
, Marc Blatte
I'm probably not going to read this one. It had a blurb from a James Patterson coauthor on the back.
NPR just played a snippet of a Nightmares on Wax song. I wonder if anyone told them it's from a record called Smoker's Delight
So, y'know that movie based on that teevee show that was created by a toy company as a program-length commercial that could be aired without violating then-present restrictions on the amount of advertising shown on children's television?
Not that I'm not nostalgic, but I don't think I'll be watching it.