I'm a big fan of Andrew Sullivan's The Dish blog. In fact, I'd say I read it more than all other blogs that I follow, combined. Maybe twice as much, really. One of the many features of the blog is a daily "View From Your Window," in which he posts photos that readers have sent … Continue reading Tourists

List: Top Five Story Songs — No. 1

This week, it's been all about Story Songs, those songs that adopt their own meanings, sometimes far from what the original artists meant. Previous editions are here and here and here and here. And finally, we come to: 1. Stay Free, by The Clash. Way back then, in the early early 1980s, we wrote letters. … Continue reading List: Top Five Story Songs — No. 1