Monthly Archives: October 2010

THREE OCTOBER GEMS

one good book — FREEDOM by Jonathan Franzen.  this is the author who wrote THE CORRECTIONS.  same careful observation of families and neighborhoods, same knockout metaphors.  describing the introverted neighborhood girl who steals heart and sexual innocence of Patty’s prized … Continue reading

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HER MAJESTY BRENDA

In the wake of news that Keith Richards finds Mick “unbearable” and refers to him alternately as “Her Majesty” and “Brenda,” I thought I would point out four good reasons to celebrate Mick.   Here are four spectacular tunes from his unheralded … Continue reading

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YES ON PROP. 19

Even though it will cut into my law practice, and even though I myself have been sober 12 years, I am voting YES ON PROP. 19 on Nov. 2 to legalize marijuana in California. This is not because I believe … Continue reading

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