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On March 6, 2021
The obvious music story of the week is the death of Bunny Wailer. I admit that I am not a reggae fan, though in small doses it’s fine. In fact, what always got in the way of me really digging The Clash was all the reggae-influenced numbers. But you certainly can’t overstate the importance of […]
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Very interesting piece on how the data that Zillow draws from will often show the skeletal remains of pre-highway system American neighborhoods: This trick doesn’t work everywhere, and not always city-wide in the places where it does. Some counties don’t report that these plots even exist anymore—rendered unusable by the interstate, the old lines have […]
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The thing about the rejection of raising the minimum wage by 50 Republicans and 8 Democrats is that it is a punch in the face of working class people. It’s no great unknown that the poorest Americans live in states that vote solidly Republican; what’s the matter with Kansas was always a ridiculous question because […]
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This is the grave of Mary Cecil Allen. Born in Melbourne in 1893 (definitely the first Aussie in the series!), Allen grew up wealthy. Her father was the Dean of Medicine at the University of Melbourne. Going by Cecil and not Mary, she decided to go to art school at the National Gallery of Victoria […]
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