Radical Action

Anyone remember when some people were making such a big deal about using the term, “radical Islamic terrorism”? According to uninformed people on the right, President Obama should have used that term.  It was going to change everything!  Yeah, how’s that working out for you? What a silly complaint that was.  As if terrorism was […]


I’m an avid satellite radio listener because it’s really one of the few places that I can consistently hear new music that I might like.  Commercial radio is a barren wasteland. I also really love to talk about music.  You might not know it from this blog, but music is far and away my favorite […]

Vital Signs

Unstable condition A symptom of life In mental and environmental change Atmospheric disturbance The feverish flux Of human interface And interchange The impulse is pure Sometimes our circuits get shorted By external interference Signals get crossed And the balance distorted By internal incoherence A tired mind become a shape-shifter Everybody need a mood lifter Everybody […]

Across the Great Divide

There is a great and growing division in our country right now.  It’s a divide between people who know the difference between basic right and wrong and those who don’t.  Between common decency and and callous uncaring.  Between people who genuinely care for other people and people with mostly hate in their hearts. This does […]


What a crazy three days for Buffalo sport’s fans! For the past three months, local sports talk radio has been going on non-stop about the NFL draft. It was so boring because there was no new information, only speculation. The Bills were expected to draft what they hoped would be a franchise quarterback, something they […]

Steve Earle & the Dukes Concert Review

On Sunday morning, I was swearing to myself and thinking what an idiot I am.  Why did I buy tickets for a concert on a Sunday night in Niagara Falls, of all places(it’s 40 minutes from my house)?  I hate doing anything on Sunday nights.  I don’t want to go out for dinner.  I don’t […]