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Story Snippet No. 23

It’s been a long time since I posted one of these little nuggets, just as it’s been a long time since I actually did an interview for a story I was writing. While I’ve written several stories for TheBlot Magazine, … Continue reading

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A little bit of a horn toot

It’s always hard to make the jump into new waters, be it a job, relationship, town or even a brand-new mindset. I spent six-plus years writing about arts and entertainment, which I truly adored, before I up and walked the … Continue reading

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TCOB

“Business is really more agreeable than pleasure; it interests the whole mind, the aggregate nature of man more continuously, and more deeply. But it does not look as if it did.” Walter Bagehot Got back from my first business trip, … Continue reading

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Story Snippet, No. 21

After seeing the immense popularity of Someecards.com growing (and really, really loving a lot of their snarky commentary), I decided to do a story on the site and talked to its co-founder Duncan Mitchell. This question sadly did not make … Continue reading

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I heart home work

I had two interviews today, which brought the number of interviews that needed to be transcribed today to a daunting number of four. Anyone who has ever had to transcribe anything knows this is a terrible, terrible task. I plowed … Continue reading

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Story Snippet, No. 20

Like a lot of people, I’ve always had this fascination with Frank Zappa and, in turn, his son, Dweezil. So when the latter’s fatherly tribute, Zappa Plays Zappa, was set to roll into town, I jumped at the chance to … Continue reading

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Story Snippet, No. 19

“We identified, basically, what we as a band need to survive the most and figured that we could use the band as a way of getting those things for free, which are macaroni and cheese, Jagermeister and, I don’t know, … Continue reading

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