beauty in the hurricane’s eye

23may2013: ☉ in ♊: ☽ in ♏

this is what your tax dollars are doing in the world. #warcrimes.

and speaking of the cia and their activities abroad

welcome the bubblemen. london 1987 concert for love & rockets’ earth, sun, moon tour.

fap ‘em if you got ‘em. because the catholic league, scalia, and wbc hate it.

reading kim stanley robinson’s excellent the years of rice and salt, history isn’t always what has been written in the master narrative.

“here i am, brain the size of a planet, and they ask me to take you to the bridge. call that job satisfaction, ’cause i don’t.” the i² in s.m.i².l.e.

the whole world is watching. be prepared to do the right thing bsa.

my god is bigger than your god and your doing that there invoking wrong. #fuckwit

FOR THE BEES! stand against monsanto on saturday, here, there, and everywhere.

keep looking up!” venus, mercury and jupiter do a dance for us.

cowards. you know what to do. give ’em an earfull y’all. #monsantocongress

brilliant. this is smart, brave, and compassionate. as a friend said, “day made, faith in humanity restored.”

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the slogans that hovers between the headstone and her eyes

22may2013: ☉ in ♊: ☽ in ♏

“For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love.” atheist state rep. invokes carl sagan in benediction.

maria alyokhina of pussy riot has begun a hunger stike.

a feotus is not a baby and women are not incubators.”

one of the greatest albums of rock n roll history. rip trevor bolder.

the only band that matters is releasing a (boom)box set.

the shadow of the patriot act is long and lingering. sacrificing freedom for security

Citizen Koch and how moneyed interests control the narrative about the ongoing class war.

“to bear witness, to be with a woman as she goes through this private journey, to witness her strength and weakness, her grief, her relief, her pain.” private ceremonies.

while you are at (sh) e. (ra) warren can we get a maximum wage? #elizabethwarrenisouronlyhope

but he’ll never be a rasta

miss jaden honeydripper davis and her man who calls himself dan…iel are getting united. here is the hour or so set she asked me to put together. not what i had planned, but necessity, in the form of time, being all that.

good vibrations – beach boys: smile
my love – the bird and the bee: ray guns are not just the future
oscillate wildly – the smiths: louder than bombs
sugarfoot – black joe lewis & the honeybees: tell ’em what your name is!
everlasting light – the black keys: brothers
real thing (music is everything) – erykah badu & madlib
pursuit of happiness (ft. mgmt & ratatat) – kid kudi: man on the moon
i got you dancing (medasyn dub remix) – lady soverign
little bit (gilgamesh remix) – lykke li
i melt with you – modern english: i melt with you
love that girl – raphael saadiq: daytrotter session
paradise circus – massive attack: heligoland
big time sensuality – bjork: debut
young folks (ft. victoria bergsman) – peter, bjorn and john: writer’s block
i wanna be where you are (w/ erykah badu) – the roots: fallon #75
samba tranquille – thievery corporation: the mirror conspiracy
out with the new in with the true – antibalas afrobeat orchestra: government magic
shadrach – beastie boys: paul’s boutique

like all the faces that quiz when you smile

☉ in ♍: ☽ in ♊ (void)

yes please, more like this. women stand up for your legal rights, the theocrats cannot prevail if you challenge them in court.

lady gaga’s ‘you and i‘ remixed by mercury prize nominated metronomy.

i have a bad feeling about this.” lucas is a hack. his only good one is thx 1138, and american graffiti is passable. if he had directed empire, we would all have given up on star wars.

my gut is telling me i want some yogurt or some chocolate, either one makes me feel bettah.

i loved capturing these lizards as a boy, only to discover they may hold an important key to evolutionary change.

your future, my future, everywhere in the universe it’s the same, cruelty is rewarded with power…w/ apologies to tim burton. (h/t 2 io9)

rachel maddow and richard engel new doc day of destruction, decade of war is coming out this weekend. we will all mourn democracy in the following days

where there is smoke, there is fire, dan choi is getting the run around from the doj. and bermuda onions.

 

that’s enough now, i’m done singing.

☉ in ♍: ☽ in ♊

blade runner preview reel from a 83’ sci-fi con. (h/t 2 io9)

trailer for almodavar’s new film the skin i live in.

closure, coming to a ps3 near you…or maybe just me.

“this is the space age, we are here to go!” darpa seems to thinking in those directions.

really faux, a scientist is confusing people on climate change? glass houses, oh disinformation peddlers.

keeping the slate clean, because you know knowing stuff is dangerous.

branding sexual abuse victims for life…what would the patch look like, the red letter R or a red zero with a slash across it? anti-woman theocracy rears it’s shibboleth heads.

and tejas isn’t the only front in this anti-woman crusade. be glad you ain’t in kansas dorothy, they don’t respect no constitution, it’s god’s country. the asshat one.

finally some sense coming out of the right, or maybe he just has a thing for keeping mermaids outta jail.

this is what fascism looks like, the collusion of private enterprise with the government to divest individuals of their due process, or rights. these and others are war crimes, it’s time to prosecute those responsible.

some sweet music to calm the beast. september girls from big star. sooo good.

i ain’t you bitch, don’t put yo shit on me

☉ in ♍: ☾ in ♊

a love letter to coilhouse on the anniversary of its birth.

tom waits wants you to come to a private listenin’ party for his new one bad as me.

sitting down and being taken down by the man because the earth is just too important not to.

seriously? the new civil rights is about over taxation, over litigation, and over regulation. idiiioot!

icicle, icicle, where are you going? i have a hiding place…xtians are after your plastic fantastic lovers! (h/t 2 da boing)

as a young lad i loved listening to dr. demento, as a teenager i loved listening to zappa. call me weird, i don’t mind.

stupid BART, riot cops are not going to help you get your message out effectively, because cops with guns started this…

skating away on the thin ice of a new day

10march2011: ☉ in ♓: ☽ in ♉

lykkie li beams her new vid ‘i know places‘ from the moon in beautiful black and white.

uncloak the kochs before your democracy has been completely stolen.

john darnielle drops a joe hill cover, ‘power in a union‘ in response to wi anti-union bill.

readers bill of rights, librarians and readers sound the alarm against drm and copyright stupidity.

whistleblower protection was killed, let’s find out who hates transparency so we can vote ’em out.

chilling strings in oh land’s ‘lean‘…also coming to the atx to drop some tunes on the lot of us.

wild flag covers patti smiths’ ‘ask the angels‘ in philly…coming to sx.

speaking of sx, i am actually taking my ass downtown for free music, drinks, and peeps. here’s what you’ll miss.

pj harvey drops the video for ‘glorious land‘ from her new album let england shake.

jack white’s third man records is bring a rolling record store to sx…maybe i can get the first aid kit singles.

yuck pours oil all over a hitchhiker while being twitterpated in ‘get away‘. spring is on it’s way.