Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Gray Lady

An interesting, lengthy look at Jill Abramson, the new executive editor of the New York Times, in the October 24 New Yorker. As complement, here is an interview with Abramson and Jim Lehrer on the News Hour from last June. … Continue reading

Posted in media | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Long way from Butcher Holler

A couple of years ago I saw Grace Potter at the 9:30 Club. Loretta Lynn had played the early show that night, and Grace played the late one. During her set she thanked Loretta, who was no doubt already fast … Continue reading

Posted in Events, music | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Our Street

Starting to go through The Change. And a few other pictures from yesterday’s hike through Glover Archbold Park and Battery Kimble Park.

Posted in Around town, Washington DC | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cyndi Lauper presents —

To conclude the formal program at HRC’s National Dinner, Cyndi Lauper gave a mini-concert. She started with┬áTime After Time. It was a moving moment, so I recorded it. The hands of a woman at the table next to me were … Continue reading

Posted in Around town, Events, music, Washington DC | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

The party before the party

I’ve apologized before, so no more of that. But. Perhaps I should start focusing on pictures and videos rather than words. A friend of mine and I once considered buying the domain name Based on a quick URL search, … Continue reading

Posted in Around town, Events, Washington DC | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New Header +

We attended HRC‘s National Dinner on Saturday. More photos coming soon, but the new header is cropped from this picture of the after party stage, which featured Mika. I had heard of him, and I recognized one song. Otherwise, I … Continue reading

Posted in headers | Tagged , | 1 Comment