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Interview with Allen Ginsberg

Easily one of my biggest influences as a poet, Allen Ginsberg comes across as such a beautiful person.

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Incubus – Aqueous Transmission

This is easily on my list of top 10 favorite songs.  Both the choice of different instruments and how they’re blended together can put you in a trance.  A truly beautiful song from an extremely talented band:

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Minus the Bear – Throwing Shapes

University demands have all but destroyed the free time I generally try to dedicate to this blog.  Due to this inconvenient truth, there may be more great music and less discussion.  But rest assured, it’s only a temporary bout of … Continue reading

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This Town Needs Guns on Friday

Even though I’m running on 2-ish low quality hours of sleep, I’m in a surprisingly good mood.  The fact that it’s Friday certainly doesn’t hurt, although I was saddened to learn that the vocalist of one of my favorite bands, … Continue reading

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You Are a Tourist

In the spirit of existentially seizing the moment.

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Radiohead – How To Disappear Completely

In honor of the general sense of psychosis and delirium I’ve been experiencing due to the massive amount of academic obligation, I give you one of my favorite songs.

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Dark Green Dionysus and Stephen Colbert

Of the two main pseudo-politicos poking fun at everything on Comedy Central, satirist Stephen Colbert is not my favorite.  However, there is an interesting piece in the Religion section of the Huffington Post concerning his “giving up” Catholicism for lent. … Continue reading

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Nietzsche in Third Eye Blind

I love finding literary references in popular music, regardless of how obscure the reference or the musician.  In this case, such a reference is from my favorite band, from their sophomore album, Third Eye Blind’s Blue. Towards the end of … Continue reading

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Dionysus in the GOP

Republican senate candidate Christine O’Donnell is up against tough odds now that someone has dug up her past.  Where there should be systemic order and control, witchcraft is poking in it’s head.  Apparently, O’Donnell “dabbled” in witchcraft when she was … Continue reading

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Pilot

A new blog is always an exciting thing to get going, a fresh birthing of an intellectual seedling.  This isn’t my first blog.  I’ve been through a few now on various servers but this particular medium seems to really be … Continue reading

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