It was a very busy week, so posting was scant. Here’s some of the stuff I’ve been reading…
CBGB’s is going to close. And, while I am all for change, it makes me sad. (And, the thought of it being turned into some type of Vegas museum/club makes my stomach hurt.) It’s part of my past, and it’s a special place. Lenny Kaye did a great piece for the Village Voice that says it all. Maybe I’ll go to one of the final shows… Patti Smith would be cool.
Article on Daniel Pinchbeck in Rolling Stone.
The Jesus Factor, the documentary from the Frontline series on George W. Bush’s Christian conversion and it’s affect upon the presidency is now online.
Thought Theater has Tortureland and a discussion about religion and Christianity from Real Time with Bill Maher. (c/o Avedon)