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P.I. Private Investigations

Posted by phil blankenship, January 17, 2009 10:42pm | Post a Comment
P.I. Private Investigations starring Clayton Rohner  P.I. Private Investigations written by John Dahl

P.I. Private Investigations plot synopsis

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All For One

Posted by Mr. Chadwick, January 17, 2009 09:55pm | Post a Comment
bronco salvaje y tierno lp coverbronco salvaje y tierno 7" cover
crlos y jose corridos y rancheras lp covereligio salinas y su conjunto lp coverdead kennedys frankenchrist lp cover
los hermanos michel interpretan a: jose alfredo jimenez lp coverengland's enchanting beverly sisters lp coverx-ray connection get ready 12" ps
canta lalo garcia lp coverlos jinetes lp coverlos marismenos lp cover
kfwb disc/coveries lp coverelias ruiz y sus comanches lp coverlos rebeldes ritmicos lp cover
loverboy heaven in your eyes 12" psstonebolt new set of changes lp coverlet's sing his praises lp cover
la sonora santanera de mexico a la habana lp cover trio nodarse y ritmos cosas guajiras lp cover

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Love Story - The Band Love and Arthur Lee's Skewed Genius

Posted by Miss Ess, January 17, 2009 06:15pm | Post a Comment
love with arthur lee

One of my favorite bands from the 60s has to be Love. Their music is so unexpected and so unconventional, both lyrically and sonically. I give Arthur Lee the lion's share of credit for this (slove storyorry Bryan MacLean). Lee was truly one of a kind.

I've just watched the recent documentary about Love, Love Story.

Lee formed the band under various names in Los Angeles in the early 60s. It was one of the very first integrated rock bands to hit the scene and gain popularity -- something that is discussed in the film quite a bit, as band members feel they were arthur lee of loverepresented to the press/public early on by colorful psychedelic drawings as a way for the record company to avoid presenting the potentially "risky" fact that the band was made up of both black and white musicians. 

Love was one of the first rock bands to sign to Jac Holzman's Elektra Records and it was not to be a simple relationship between the band and their label. The band members spend a great deal of time in Love Story accusing Holzman of not promoting their work enough. Holzman counters this by pointing out Lee's aversion to touring outside of California. Regardless, the band made three brilliant albums within a span of a year and a half (!) -- Love, Da Capo and Forever Changes -- and increasingly, Lee's moments of brilliance were aggravated by longer and longer durations of virtual insanity because of his drug use.

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Io -- as seen on TV, DVD, VHS, games and telescopes

Posted by Eric Brightwell, January 17, 2009 11:57am | Post a Comment
Io orbiting Jupiter

Io is the fourth largest moon in the solar system, about the same size as Earth's. But, whereas Earth's moon (like most) is a boring ball of dirt, Io is bat guano insane, with over 400 volcanoes spewing plumes of material from its molten core as high as 500 km into space, creating a thin atmosphere of sulphur which disperses, due to Io's low gravity.

    Linda Morabito

The volcanoes were first noticed by a navigation engineer named Linda Morabito when she was analyzing images sent from Voyager 1. It is also covered with mountains (most tectonic and not volcanic), some higher than any on Earth. It's also highly radioactive. And as pockmarked and hard to look at as it is, it has no known impact craters. Io remains difficult to look at for dermatosiophobes like myself. If you also have this probelm, maybe it will help to compare it to a moldy fruit.

     

It was first discovered in 1610 by Galileo Bonaiuti de' Galilei, an astronomer curiously referred to, in most cases, by his first name (like Bjork, Sadam, Lawrence, Madonna and Prince) -- a fact which I find fascinating. It's not as if Galileo is an overly common family name. Though named "Io" by Simon Marius in 1614, the moon was usually referred to as Jupiter I until the mid-20th century. Marius claimed to have discovered Io, in fact, a week before Galilei.

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January 15, 2009

Posted by phil blankenship, January 17, 2009 09:08am | Post a Comment
My Blood Valentine 3D movie ticket stub Arclight Hollywood
My Bloody Valentine 3D movie poster in the Arclight Hollywood lobby
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