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Stuck Inside A Lexicon With The Thesaurus Blues Again

When I was at university a contemporary of mine, now an eminent Classics professor at a major American uni, decided that for his PhD he would use the new-fangled computer technology to analyse the texts of Homer to nail once and for all the question of whether the Iliad, Odyssey and the Homeric hymns were written by one hand or not. noch 541 Wörter


Preview: Hip Hop Family Tree #1

Hip Hop Family Tree #1 will be the first monthly comic book from Fantagraphics’ in its 39-year history as a publisher emerging from its New York Times best-selling book series of the same name. noch 247 Wörter


In Which I Offer Commentary on a Fifty Year Old Song

I still have an iPod Classic. 160GB. For some reason Apple hasn’t sent the signal to it to self-destruct so I’ll keep using it as my go-to music player. noch 770 Wörter


The father of hip-hop

ONE OF THE FOUNDING FATHERS of hip-hop was a party-throwing older brother on this date in 1973.

At a back-to-school jam for his younger sister, Cindy, eighteen-year-old  noch 123 Wörter

Sugar Hill

Round about 1979, on a family visit, my cousin Chris couldn’t wait to play “the best song he ever heard” for my older sister and me. noch 731 Wörter

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Rick Stacy On Demand 7.27.15

A brawl breaks out at EPCOT, Snoop Dogg get arrested in Sweden on drug charges (go figure), and the laws of backyard barbecue are all in today’s Rick Stacy On Demand. noch 96 Wörter


Rapper Grandmaster Flash Says Manhattan Parking Attendant Gave Car To Wrong Person

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A famous rapper from the Bronx had his car stolen from a parking garage in Manhattan.

As CBS2’s Ilana Gold reported, Grandmaster Flash posted a video on Instagram venting about his experience at a Chelsea parking garage. noch 326 Wörter