Because if you are looking at this blog right now, we want you to find something cool.
This is not the best version of this song I have ever seen (I’ve run across quite few good Grateful Dead performances in my lifetime – they were very savvy with some early film and video), but it is the best live performance on YouTube video I am able to come up with.
This song gets an A+ both for lyrics and for beautifully simple chord progressions.
My friend Alva wrote this back in December, and I linked to it a few weeks ago because at the time, I wasn’t able to reblog Alva’s Almanac. That problem is sorted out now, and given the number of followers we’ve picked up since this was published, I think it’s worthwhile to reblog it for Feminist Friday. Enjoy!
So, I passed out early last night and didn’t write anything for today. Here’s a roundup of recent posts from my “Friendly Bloggers” Twitter list, and a a few remarks explaining what that list is all about.
CompGeekHolly has some thoughts on the appropriation (and misappropriation) of works from the popular culture for use in advertising. It includes a fabulous discussion of a Big Brothers/Big Sisters ad that uses The Hunger Games in a way that makes you wonder if they know what the story is actually about.