Monthly Archives: August 2007

No, Really?

Out here in Hollywood everyone was in a bad mood on the last day in August – the second of five or six days of Stage One alerts, so you turn off lights and kick the air-conditioning up to seventy-eight, … Continue reading

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The Revenge of the Village People

Everyone remembers the Village People, the “concept disco” group from the late seventies – the costumes, the catchy tunes and suggestive lyrics.  There was the police officer, the American Indian chief, the construction worker, the member of the military, the … Continue reading

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