I still don’t understand how ska once got as popular as it did. One of the great mysteries of the nineties. Unrelated.
“I tore up your Versailles Treaty
Today is the first of September
See you at your graveside, baby
I’ll meet you in Poland, baby”
I lost the vinyl in a break-up. It wasn’t something I knew I was losing at the time, all the vinyl was mine, I just noticed it was gone when unboxing later on.
I rarely learn anything new from interviews with Genesis P.Orridge but Nardwuar knew a lot of esoteric facts about Genesis. Edley Odowd is also there for the show. Really worth a watch for fans of early Industrial miscellany. Headline is at the seventeen minute mark.
Recent news is that people want Ghandi’s statue removed since he was a racist, but he was also a womanizing jerk. He is an icon so its taboo to point out his flaws. So I’ll let others, like Hitchens, do it.
“It’s my estimation that every man ever got a statue made of ’em was one kinda sombitch or another.” -Mal, Firefly (s01e04 Jaynestown)
The Atlantic: Christopher Hitchens The Real Mahatma Gandhi (Questioning the moral heroism of India’s most revered figure) 2011-07/08
Cern hard at work. Links in case the video is removed.
The Guardian Fake human sacrifice filmed at Cern, with pranking scientists suspected 2016-08-18
Popular Mechanics CERN Scientists Under Investigation After Fake Human Sacrifice 2016-08-18