Monthly archives: December, 2015

Voices of Brazil: Elis Regina

The first time you listen to Elis Regina, you are overwhelmed by the emotion with which she sings. You can hear her smile and feel her joy. Her intense energy is palpable. The power and attack of her technique spellbinds the listener. Elis interprets every song in her own unique way, with raw……


Baby, it’s cold outside

We are supposed to be encouraged by the announcement that the Paris COP21 meeting ended with an historic agreement. But what is not being mentioned is that the agreement does not include the cost of greenhouse gas reductions, nor how they will be paid for. This is tantamount to buying a house without……


Charlotte’s not the only harlot

Iron Maiden lead singer Bruce Dickinson is a uniquely accomplished human being. In addition to being an airline pilot, an aviation entrepreneur, a motivational speaker, a fencer, a novelist, a script writer and a radio broadcaster, he is also a world-class cunnilinguist.

Having been diagnosed with cancer after the discovery of tumors……