One Ring Zero's album, As Smart As We Are, features lyrics by 17 well-known high-end writers like Paul Auster, Jonathan Lethem, and the ubiquitous Margaret Atwood. Wherever the band appears on the road, some paper's music critic weighs in on whether rock and lit really mix. Here's a particularly good example: a piece that remembers when Henry Fielding and Ivan Turgenev wrote lyrics, too (as opera librettos). Canadian writer Carl Wilson even notes that James Joyce was a "fine singer" ("whose wife Nora reportedly said late in life that her husband should have stuck to music").
The Washington Post Tried To Memory-Hole Kamala Harris' Bad Joke About Inmates Begging for Food and Water
At a time when legacy publications are increasingly seen as playing for one political "team" or the other, this type of editorial decision will not do anything to fix that perception.
California Preservationists Sue To Overturn Law That Requires Property Owners Consent To Having Their Homes Landmarked
The lawsuit from three Orange County preservation groups argues that supposedly historic buildings should be afforded the same environmental protections as "air, water, and forests."
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