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Music

Why 1994 Matters to Me: Part 1

It’s a weird feeling, getting older — nostalgia might hit you at anytime. I work with people who were born after the subjects of this column were released. I am guessing for people born in the late ’60s or early ’70s, the death of John Lennon is seen as the separation between that generation and the […]

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Open Thread

This Open Thread Has Jury Duty

I’m on jury duty this week, which thus far has been mostly boring. Entertain me!

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Bodies

Fitness Challenge Week 3 – Pump Up the Jams

My workout playlist is filled with some embarrassing nonsense, folks, and I love it.

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Pop Culture

Reviewing American Idiot: Pass the Ibuprofen

This week, the Mr. and I had a rare date night. We went to dinner and a show, just like real grown-ups do. Granted, it was a Tuesday night, but hey, we’ll take what we can get. We took in the Tony-award winning musical, American Idiot, at Clowes Hall on the campus of Butler University […]

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Music

30 Years of Music: 1994

What a great year 1994 was for music. Once again, I’ve found it nearly impossible to limit myself to just ten great songs and have instead picked fifteen while still leaving out so many that I hope we’ll talk about in the comments. Let’s start with some more pop tracks and finish with the rock […]