Friday, December 21, 2007


Tuesday, December 04, 2007

Sacred Harp

Stumbled across a way of singing I hadn't come across before: Sacred Harp. Here is the (amusingly named) "movable d'oh" and an example of "shape-note music".

Bethlehem 2007 AD

National Geographic article on Bethlehem:

The birthplace of Jesus is today one of the most contentious places on Earth. Israelis fear Bethlehem's radicalized residents, who seethe at the concrete wall that surrounds them.

Saturday, December 01, 2007

Formosa est

PiggyAlong with Scris and Rap I ate at the Formosa Dining Room on Weds night. The most excellent pork I think I have ever tasted, and staff who were friendly and helpful. Huge portions, well worth the price.