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Top Albums of 2007
This has been an interesting year for music. I haven't had more than a handful of albums in serious consideration for quite a while. To make it stranger, all of the albums I was anticipating heading in to the year (the Smashing Pumpkin's woeful Zeitgeist, for example) turned out to be fairly awful. So, that leaves me with a few established artists who stepped it up a notch to go along with a slew of new ones (new to me, at least) who renewed my faith in new music.… Read More
I Hate New York
That title is for all the “fans” of the New York Giants who have despised Eli Manning and would've been ecstatic had he been traded. For me, today's NFC championship game was a win-win.… Read More