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Did I create that sky? Yes, for, if it was anything other than a conception in my mind I wouldnt have said "Sky"-That is why I am the golden eternity. There
Jack Kerouac wrote this in response to Gary Snyder's suggestion that he write his first Sutra. In 1960, when he presented it to his publisher, he said, "While I was writing this, I thought I knew what it meant, but now...I don't know."
My source for the text is http://www.prahlad.org/
Monday, November 11, 2013
Sunday, November 10, 2013
Karen Dalton- Vocals / Long neck Banjo / 12 string guitar.
Recorded on a reel-to-reel in Karen's Colorado home in 1963.
1. Green Rocky Road -0:00
2. Whoopee Ti Yi Yo -4:01
3. Ribbon Bow -7:26
4. Katie Cruel -11:35 5.
Little Margaret -16:46
6. Red Rockin' Chair -21:54
7. Nottingham Town -25:47
8. Skillet Good & Greasy- 32:13
9. In The Evening -36:09
These rare recordings were later released on this excellent disc . Karen only recorded 2 studio albums. She is a little known figure in the folk world but was adored by those who knew her in the folk clubs and coffee shops in which she (seldomly) performed.
Karen died in 1993.
Here is an excellent article that sums it up including great insight from Karen's daughter. http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rc...
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Saturday, November 9, 2013
POLITICAL MOJO FROM DAVID CORN, KEVIN DRUM, AND THE NEWS TEAM
By Sarah Posner
Next week, former President George W. Bush is scheduled to keynote a fundraiser in Irving, Texas, for the Messianic Jewish Bible Institute, a group that trains people in the United States, Israel, and around the world to convince Jews to accept Jesus as the Messiah. The organization's goal: to "restore" Israel and the Jews and bring about about the second coming of Christ. [READ MORE]
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By Patrick Caldwell
She hasn't even decided if she's running—and the suck-up has already begun. [READ MORE]
THIS WEEK'S NEWS ROUNDUP
We're All Sandinistas Now
Lindsey Graham wants to ban abortion at 20 weeks. Terry McAuliffe is actually going to be a real governor of a real state. The GOP's farm bill is kind of nuts. And Rep. Ted Yoho is also nuts—but has an amazing shirt.
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Interview: Graciela Rangel
An insurance agent describes--based on personal experience--the frustrating failures of Barack Obama's health care law.
Last year, Jason Collins became the first active NBA player to come out of the closet. This year, he still lacks a contract.
El gran abismo económico entre los patrones de las empresas y sus trabajadores creció enormemente durante la Gran Recesión.