Monthly Archives: August 2011

Bachmann: God wants smaller government, so he sent a hurricane and an earthquake

There are some truly crazy people out there. And one of them is running for President of the United States. The following words actually came out of Michelle Bachmann’s mouth, at a rally in a Shriner’s temple in Sarasota on a Sunday: I don’t know how much God has to do to get the attention […]

August 21

Jerry Garcia & David Grisman – The Thrill Is Gone (video)

Hell yeah. Recording on the Warfield stage, I think.

August 18

Etta James and Dr. John – I’d Rather Go Blind (video)

I came across this little piece of brilliance on the YouTubes the other day. I’ve watched it a dozen or so times since then, and it still gets me every time. As in, goosebumps. Etta belts it out, and the interplay between her and Dr. John is outstanding. Watch it: