“Game Changers” Galore, An Attack on the Press, and Tweeting with “Uncle INDECOM”: Sunday, August 9, 2015

It’s the weekend after Independence Day. I have had an unproductive and somewhat miserable week, struggling with allergies – brought on, I suspect, by the endless drought. Only the lignum vitae trees in our yard seem to be thriving. I am not, and the yard is now undergoing a desertification process. Even Arsenal Football Club … More “Game Changers” Galore, An Attack on the Press, and Tweeting with “Uncle INDECOM”: Sunday, August 9, 2015

Fever Ray

The Petchary is very fond of an album called “Fever Ray.” It is entirely electronic, with strained, moody vocals. It feels chilly, but one could not call it chill out music. Perhaps because the lyrics refer to empty streets, concrete walls, lighting fire in the snow, and, oh…”It’s cold outside.” Yes, Fever Ray is from … More Fever Ray