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Options January 12, 2017: a cannonball in the library closet

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Artist Track Album Label Year New Approx. start time
the cannanes  white rabbit   Options caveat emptor        0:00:00 ()
gen ken montgomery  solar distress   Options kosmiczny poliar 68-523  richochet dream    *   0:01:54 ()
sepi kuu  muuratut kasvot   Options Now That's What I Call Music 1980: Nick Name's 2016 WFMU Marathon Premium (V/A)      *   0:06:03 ()
ruth  she brings the rain   Options polaroid/roman/photo        0:10:48 ()
nancy lesh  alap, jor & jhala   Options nancy lesh        0:16:10 ()
foret  la cage   Options foret        0:39:36 ()
eddie hazel  physical love   Options Game, Dames, and Guitar Thangs        0:42:35 ()
nooshafarin  ghebleh   Options Zendooni: Funk, Psychedelia and Pop from the Iranian Pre-Revolution Generation        0:47:12 ()
Silvestre Montez y Sus Guantanameros  el pararito   Options Gozalo Bugulu Tropical v 3 v/a        0:51:51 ()
sandie shaw  mama roux   Options Reviewing The Situation        0:54:32 ()
Antonio Maria Romeu al piano  La Verbena De La Paloma   Options La Habana Era Una Fiesta: Original Recordings from the Golden Age of Cuban Radio        0:57:28 ()
udi neset bey  setaraban taksim   Options scratch your heart early recordings from istanbul v/a  Honest Jon's      1:01:40 ()
the shangri-las  past, present and future   Options Myrmidons of Melodrama: The Definitive Collection        1:08:49 ()
culture club  starman   Options         1:11:03 ()
sonic youth  little trouble girl   Options washing machine        1:16:00 ()
louise bourgeois  otte   Options otte        1:20:25 ()
david bowie  big brother/ chant of the ever circling skeletal family   Options diamond dogs        1:25:05 ()
shango dance band  women are great   Options shango dance band        1:29:55 ()
glen francis  hold my hand   Options Put No Blame On The Master - Jamaican Gospel Volume Two        1:40:05 ()
stevie wonder  maybe your baby   Options talking book        1:42:27 ()
qawwali of amir khusrou  roop saroop jalwa fadan   Options land of the sufis/soul music from the indus valley        1:49:59 ()
Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens  it's a cold , cold world   Options cold world        1:54:15 ()
francoise hardy  la question   Options la question        2:04:04 ()
annette peaccock & paul bley  M.J.   Options dual unity  bamboo  1972  *   2:06:37 ()
tigerbaby  one day it's you   Options lost in you        2:24:06 ()
mina   se telefondo   Options Ricordare: The Songs of Ennio Morricone v/a  ace    *   2:27:19 ()
the limiñanas   kostas   Options malamore        2:30:12 ()
googosh  talagh   Options Pomegranates: Persian Pop, Funk, Folk, and Psych of The 60s and 70s        2:35:05 ()
squatty and the bottys  soul   Options Jonathan Toubin's New York Night Train: Souvenirs of the Soul Clap Vol. 5 (V/A)  norton    *   2:39:12 ()
angel rada  basheeba   Options Venezuela 70 - Cosmic Visions Of A Latin American Earth: Venezuelan Experimental Rock In The 1970s (V/A)  soul jazz    *   2:41:10 ()
  heaven on their minds   ost jesus christ superstar        2:45:29 ()
noveller  rituals   Options a pink sunset for no one  fire    *   2:53:17 ()
adventures in stero  cry your love away   Options         2:57:34 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:02am annie:

morning, trouble!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:03am Trouble:

good grey morning, world!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:04am MD:

Good Morning T...and Pepsi fans out there...XO!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:04am Cliff in Prague:

I hate Pepsi.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:07am Trouble:

i am sorry to have to tell you, i fear ken has lost his mind... just saying
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:07am rebuketodali:

Gorgeous art today, Trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:07am MD:

That's why we love him so!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:08am MD:

Ken...Our Ken...Our Fearless Leader...!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:09am MD:

Creating FMU Fans...one Commuter at a time!!!
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:09am sugarwolf:

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:09am Ken From Hyde Park:

Who's up for a nice cold, refreshing Pepsi! I know I am, for some strange reason.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:10am Bronwyn Bishop:

hi trouble and everyone!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:13am Sem Chumbo:

Hello, and good morning, Trouble, and Modern folk.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:19am Trouble:

this morning's artwork is by belkis ayon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:20am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Home for some Trouble !
...Surely Ken has long been an Insane Genius...
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:27am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:27am Rev. Turnip Druid:

GAK. Missed GenKen; Must now punch self INNAFACE.
With bonus punchy. It's been a while.
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:31am kevlicki:

Morning trouble and all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:38am sphere:

hi folks
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:38am Hugh:

quell here y til (auto correct)
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:39am Webhamster Henry:

$300 is a little stiff for strings, but if they can fix the pegs if they are uncooperative, it might be worth it!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:39am meredith:

Whaaaat? $300 for cello strings? Maybe the high school tennis team can help you out and give you a better price. :D. Dang. Our kids and their expensive hobbies.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:40am Bronwyn Bishop:

WORD, trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:41am Planet Tyler:

Polls show most people dont want the ACA repealed - they only want it appealed when it's called "Obamacare." LOL, but not LOL
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:41am Planet Tyler:

**repealed** dang I need coffee
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:41am Chris from DC:

Cellos in general are really expensive. A good bow can cost a lot too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:42am Planet Tyler:

and by ACA i meant Affordable Cello Act
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:43am Ken From Hyde Park:

Instead of "Repeal Obamacare," they should be forced to refer to it as "Tax cuts for billionaires while cutting off healthcare for millions of Americans."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:44am Trouble:

maybe if we called it republocare they would let it stay
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:45am kevlicki:

What blows my mind is why would any insurance company want to repeal healthcare it's a shitload of subsidies for them!
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:45am Terry NB:

Thank you for speaking up for affordable care - big rally in support of it at Columbia on Sunday. Also town hall in Jersey City, meeting with Senators Booker and Menendez and others in Newark, and more! We are waking up and fighting back. Lets do this!! More at https://berniesanders.com/ourfirststand/
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:46am steveo:

yay, it's Trouble-day!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:46am Planet Tyler:

There's a good chance Obamacare will stay simply because that ship of fools dont know how to get things done in govt
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:47am g:

affordable? my premium for a policy with a 6k deductible is 500 a month. that's for one person. call it what it is... by force of law my premiums and deductibles allow the working poor free healthcare. these people do not HAVE health insurance, they were GIVEN health insurance. big difference.
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:48am Terry NB:

Dear Planet Tyler - unfortunately that's what they said repeatedly about Adolf Hitler and the Nazis between 1923 and 1940.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 9:49am Bronwyn Bishop:

the problem with listening to fmu at work is that there's always an amazing song that comes on right when i have to get up from my desk.
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:50am Terry NB:

Don't blame ACA for rising costs. Health care costs more than tripled between 1990 and 2012. Hyperinflation is a complex topic in healthcare but one thing universally agreed on was that the initial effects of ACA were to reduce the rate of inflation.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:53am Planet Tyler:

@Terry - Really? I mean I agree it looks like 1933 Germany in many ways. Didn't know that thou. Damn AND RIGHT - ACA hasn't caused rising premiums - is everyone's memory so short that they don't remember it rising like crazy every year anyway? ACA at least puts a limit on how much of the premium can be JUST profit
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 9:53am Trouble:

check out salary increases for ceo's in the healthcare industry over the last 15 years, staggering
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 9:55am Planet Tyler:

The salary increases of every CEO in every industry over the last 15 years has been disgraceful...
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:55am g:

@TerryNB: how do you tease apart ACA & inflation? is it inflation that causes an insurer to withdraw from a market?
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:58am Kurt:

Is $800/mo for a $10K deductible plan affordable? It was $400 3 years ago. Where is the affordable in ACA?
  Thu. 1/12/17 9:58am g:

@Trouble: sum the compensation of every health insurance CEO and compare that number to the 18% of GDP spent on healthcare.
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:00am Terry NB:

You look at the rising costs of medications (this past year there have been several medications of questionable effectiveness approved at a cost of $500K to $1M/year). Hospital costs keep rising and now average $5K to more than $10K/day (why not just stay at Trump Tower - cheaper BOB:Y).
ACA caps insurance overhead at 15% - several insurers were much higher previously.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:01am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Health Care is reportedly fully 1/6th of the total U.S. Economy. Obama wasn't gonna get all he wanted from *that* Big Money cartel (Insurance, Big Pharma). Watch PBS's 'Frontline' called 'Obama's Deal' to see what went down : www.pbs.org...
Every other Developed Nation has figured out that a.) Health Care is expensive, & b.) Everyone will need it! The great USA is the global lagwagon here - as we increasingly are in most critical issues...
...& it was RomneyCare in Mass. first anyhow - so it *was* RepubliCare, in fact...Can you say 'obstruction' ?...People have tried to get something - anything done on this since I think Teddy Roosevelt fergawdsake...If Human Beings don't see Health Care as a Right, but only a moneyed Privilege - then take your Capitalism @ All Costs & shove it where the cancer grows. It don't work - not for you & me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:03am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...there's medicine people get from Canada for 1/10th the price it is in the U.S. - c'mon already...
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:03am g:

@TerryNB: would you like to make 15% on 100,000 or 15% on 10,000,000 ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:06am Priscilla:

Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:06am Roberto:

Paloma = Dove
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:07am Planet Tyler:

@ Revolution - and before it was Romneycare it was something the Heritage Foundation cooked up when the Clintons were threatened single-payer. I always found it amusing that the Republicans opposed it so since it was absolutely Republicare!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:07am βrian:

Paloma = the nice woman who lives down the street.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:07am Roberto:

Coincidentally, I'm feeling a bit ghebleh today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:09am annie:

also- paloma=dove
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:09am g:

let's go to the mattresses in the name of dem/repub. that always makes the conversation clear and accurate.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:11am Bronwyn Bishop:

what a great album (well, compilation) title.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:13am steveo:

current status: leaning back on my radio oh-oh.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:13am Planet Tyler:

O boy CC doing Bowie. I'm glad I didnt know this before!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:14am Chris from DC:

Huh, yeah, never knew this existed.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:14am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

The Gingrich-Karl Rove 'Republican Revolution' was a major turning point in ending functioning cooperative bipartisan government. The Dems tried to play along & deal w/ the NeoCons & became NeoLiberals. There is no 'Left' & there is no 'Center' in U.S. politics. There is increasingly only Up & Down : as George Carlin said - it's a small club - & we ain't in it. Keeping us healthy is simply not in their interests - sucking capital out of the working & poor is.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:15am steveo:

CC appears to be from 1999
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:15am Whosondephone:

Not bad. But I'll only allow David Bowie to record this song.
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 10:19am egal:

Kim is lord.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:19am sphere:

actually, has anybody ever covered a Bowie song successfully? i'm trying to recall....
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:20am Andrew Waterloo:

Nirvana did a great job of The Man Who Sold The World
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:20am sphere:

they did.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:22am Passaic River Blues:

So lovely!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:23am Webhamster Henry:

Seu Jorge's Bowie covers are worthy.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:24am βrian:

Hey, I have a cocotte!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:24am Priscilla:

Seu Jorge
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:24am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: is there no way that all of the doctors, nurses, clerks & technicians can't sell their services to people in need of them?
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 10:25am egal:

@sphere Kerenn Ann - Life on Mars?
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:25am Webhamster Henry:

Great audio spelunking today, Trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:26am Planet Tyler:

Ah, the real deal thank dawg
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:27am meredith:

Ah yeah, thanks for the Bowie. 1 year later :(
     Thu. 1/12/17 10:27am tadpoles:

Bowie did tons of great covers of others songs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:28am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@g: How can people become Professionals w/ inescapable life-long student debt? The U.S. has this pathological fear of Socialism - but we are a Society.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:28am Bronwyn Bishop:

i love his jacques brel covers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:28am Trouble:

Bowie, always ahead of his time "Someone to claim us, someone to follow
Someone to shame us, some brave Apollo
Someone to fool us, someone like you
We want you, Big Brother
Big Brother!"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:29am Parq:

Bowie at his most traditionally theatrical. Way more Anthony Newly than Elvis in this performance.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:29am Planet Tyler:

Bowie's best cover is Im Waiting for the Man. Lou's version is about heroin, but Bowie's is about sex for sure!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:29am Chris from DC:

Chameleons did a good version of John I'm Only Dancing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:30am Planet Tyler:

@Trouble - well, Diamond Dogs was going to be called 1984 cos he based it on the book
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:31am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@tadpoles: 'Pin-Ups'! That was important in informing before everything became more accessible.
'Diamond Dogs' self-produced. An album or two every year - he was cycling thru styles & sound so rapidly...
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:31am cosmic matrix:

you just woke my ass UP with one of my FAVORITE SONGS!!!!! thanks
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:31am meredith:

Oh! I didn't know that @Planet Tyler!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:32am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...always say - most struggle to just write songs - Bowie put short stories into Pop...& it sold!...
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:32am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: from each according to ability, to each according to need. if you have more ability than need, then show us all how it's done; you first.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:35am Bronwyn Bishop:

i highly approve of this song
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 10:35am upsetter5001:

Revolution rabbit at 10:14 is so right.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:35am Planet Tyler:

@Meredith - and then there's the 1980-Floor Show. Tacky and brilliant at the same time. Probably on youtube somewhere
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 10:36am upsetter5001:

Good morning Modern World!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@g: Each relies on Society - Education, Health, the Justice system. It's clear we all have to grow up & become more involved in governing ourselves - & can no longer take the enterprise of American Democracy for granted. I don't claim to have more ability than need - but I don't think I'm exceptional in that - or that we should be divided & isolated into submission - w/out representation. Bernie Sanders: 'Not me - us!'
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:40am Greg from ZONE 5:

They are indeed.
Morning, Trouble & people!
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 10:44am jamesie:

checking in, motivated by Stevie! xxx
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:44am blee:

  Thu. 1/12/17 10:47am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: yes. there are things that are factored out (socialized, if you will): fire dept, military, police, ASTM standards, roads, FAA, power easements, primary education, public health, etc. there is a never-silent choir that insists that the government dictate how people associate. if there is a scarcity of healthcare providers then explore the issue... don't cry for the government.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:51am sphere:

@g - some problems are systemic and require the government to handle them. i think health care is one of those problems.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:52am βrian:

Qawwali takes me back to the halcyon years ...
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:54am Rev. Turnip Druid:

great stuff, th'qawwali. Infinite thanks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 10:54am Andrew Waterloo:

Explore the issue, write books about it, complain during tea time. Eventually the problem will be fixed by someone.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 10:55am βrian:

So the first order of business is creating tea time, then.
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:57am g:

@sphere: i can respect that opinion. (disclaimer: i've worked in biotech and healthcare for years, but not now). my opinion is that the government does not try to solve problems of efficiency. the government redistributes wealth... and at all cost.
  Thu. 1/12/17 10:57am Gary Kahn:

That last song was great. Love the Stevie Wonder -> qwalli. The artist should be Najma Khanum.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 10:59am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@g: Scarcity isn't the issue as such - paying for Health Care is. Free Enterprise is great for some things - but not for others. When 1/10th of 1% own more than the rest of us combined - we can only speak of a 'Free Market' if engaging in Orwellian doublespeak. Criticizing struggling individuals who are trying to understand & articulate the societal collapse around them is victim blaming - relying on the American Dream of the New World pioneers & rugged individualism that expired before Teddy Roosevelt busted the railroad barons - @ least since the post-war prosperity faltered under too many right-wing assaults by the greedheads.
...That's good AndrewW!...We matter, I think. Tea sounds good.
@g: Money doesn't automatically equal efficiency - that's true. I think a more fundamenta; issue is that they're trying to sell us the nightmare that isn't enuff wealth & it's our fault somehow. That - is a lie.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:00am cosmic matrix:

also movies kinda suck nowadays, but hey
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:00am βrian:

"L'enfer, c'est l'autre radio."
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:01am βrian:

Sounds like kitty ate the bird.
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 11:01am Rich in Washington:

I was listening to WFMU when Bowie passed and watched it play out via listener/DJ comments.
It DOES seem like it was just weeks ago.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:01am Webhamster Henry:

What are you feeding those birds?
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:01am Bill W:

hail tiger
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:03am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'Loyalty is valuable - but our lives are valuable too.' - Bowie
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:06am Passaic River Blues:

Thank you for the reading, Trouble. I love serendipitous textual discovery!
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:06am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: why does supply/demand work for every other occupation but care providers? and, wealth is not a sum of money... it is not a zero sum entity. wealth is the freedom to pursue your interests... provided they do not infringe on another's freedom to pursue their interests. faith in government is misplaced. work on yourself and help your friends... nobody else cares about you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:06am Planet Tyler:

@ Revolution - "We'll get by, I suppose"
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:07am Planet Tyler:

It's a very MODERN WORLD
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:08am Planet Tyler:

I just made the connection Trouble lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:12am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@g: Who's wealthy enuff for Health Care? Lots of people you know? If the Free Market is a Natural State - can I pay for Health Care w/ oak leaves? Or even honest labor 40hrs./week? No - money is created & regulated by its' very existence. So - how is it working for us? How is it a Free Market when wealth is concentrated in the oligarchy? Go ahead - try & start a business - we'll own you anyhow - your rent, your customer's incomes, your resources to run...In a sense we may agree - in believing most Institutions - as they are - have run their course in real usefulness to us...
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:13am Chris from DC:

Digging this Annette Peacock a lot.
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:15am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: what is your cure for free markets and free association ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:16am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'Work on yourself...nevermind the state of Health Care - the Economy - Jobs - Education - the water & the air & the climate - the future - the Police' - nobody is impacted by that stuff!...Because - 'nobody else cares about you' - & that's the crux of the biscuit - isn't it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:17am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Free Association is guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Surrealist Manifesto.
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:19am Bill W:

My Hardy-like discovery of the past week is that Gloria Steinem worked for the CIA.
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:20am g:

@RevolutioRabbit: no, the crux is that the powerful elite (the government) never have & never will care about you. they will not solve your problems for you. the saddest thing is the reflex answer: ' the government will take care of it for me'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:21am Trouble:

good morning and what @ bill w!? where did you read that?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:21am steve:

hi Trouble! enjoying the show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:23am Trouble:

thanks @ steve!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:27am Planet Tyler:

@g - the Govt is NOT the wealthy elite! It's been infiltrated by them but that is not the purpose of govt and I think we all know it wont take care of anyone very well.
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:27am Bill W:

I don't remember, Trouble, but you can read about it here and other links from Steinem's Wikipedia page.

Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:28am Bronwyn Bishop:

Mina singing Morricone = the best!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:29am Trouble:

i just read her 'my life on on the road' memoir and i don't remeber her mentioning it then, wow
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:29am g:

@RevolutionRabbit: i ask: besides voting, what have you done to address the issues you speak of? have you trained in medical science or criminal justice or education? have you reduced your consumption of fossil fuels, plastics, water & non-seasonal foods? if not, who will you force to do these things?
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:31am Bill W:

For those interested, there is a protest against the now-ongoing GOP gutting of healthcare Sunday at 12:30 at the Trump Hotel in Columbus Circle.

Join Rise & Resist at 1 Central Park West on the park side of the hotel for a protest to tell Trump, Ryan and Price to not destroy our healthcare!
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:33am Bill W:

Wiki: "Though she acknowledged having worked for the CIA-financed foundation in the late 1950s and early 1960s in interviews given to the New York Times and Washington Post in 1967 in the wake of the Ramparts magazine CIA exposures (nearly two years before Steinem attended her first Redstockings or feminist meeting), Steinem in 1975 denied any continuing involvement."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:36am Uncle Michael:

Have to step up and thank you for playing this Googoosh!
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 11:37am Chud:

I can't help but hear Matt Berry's ADBC
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:37am Planet Tyler:

Yeah, the Googosh is great.............
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:43am steve:

wow great set. looove Basheeba. i gotta tune in more often.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:46am sphere:

trouble is one of my fave shows.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:47am Priscilla:

Oh man! I remember this one!
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:47am steveo:

that riff again...
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:47am Bronwyn Bishop:

im glad that heaven on their minds, which is one of the greatest musical theatre songs of all time and made me say WOW! the first time i heard it, gets so much love on fmu.
Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:47am Webhamster Henry:

Nice - I was getting tired of the Muppet parody!
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 11:49am Chud:

Avatar    Thu. 1/12/17 11:49am Webhamster Henry:

Jonathan Toubin / Soul Clap is coming to Kingston NY's BSP Feb 18.
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 11:52am MenfussMike:

Ian Gillan of Deep Purple and Black Sabbath fame
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:53am Patrick:

Trouble, Loved the show today! happy new year!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 1/12/17 11:56am Trouble:

hello patrick!! merci! and i still am waiting for an email from you about your new life...
Avatar Thu. 1/12/17 11:56am Faye:

it's funny- hearing that Jesus Christ Superstar song... it really sounds like a Belle & Sebastian melody that would've been on Dear Catastrophe Waitress or something. I feel like it must have been an influence! FASCINATING!!! also great show ILYSM Trouble!
  Thu. 1/12/17 11:57am Dean:

Vocalist on "Heaven on Their Minds" was Murray Head, no? (Wasn't listening to back-announce. Sorry if you already mentioned this.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 1/12/17 11:59am steve:

LOL - so true Faye
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