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A Law-Abiding Public Nuisance

I have been casting about for a plan for next year – I turn 67 and I am starting to suspect that I should retire after April before I explode with rage at work. 388 more words

Retail Sales

♫ #2 | Músicas Imperdíveis!


                                                  1. Tropicália – Caetano Veloso

                                                  2. Esotérico – Gilberto Gil

                                                  3. O trem das onze – Adoniran Barbosa

                                                  4. Acontece que eu sou baiano – Dorival Caymmi

                                                  5. Domingo no parque – Gilberto Gil


Samba Member Server in Windows domain: do not forget to add machine accounts

Recently I added the first Samba member server to an existing Windows domain (Windows Server 2008 R2 PDC).
This new server is acting as a file server. 132 more words

Samba is Community

On Wednesday night, Samba da Vela came to play. Literally meaning Samba of the Candle, the concept is simple: a candle is lit in the center of the space and the band plays until the candle burns out. 245 more words

São Paulo

Samba, part 2: Batucada

Song: Fanfarra (Cabua-Le-Le)
Artist: Sergio Mendes
Album: Brasileiro
Year Released: 1992

One important substyle of samba is called batucada. Batucada is played by a percussion ensemble consisting of a variety of Brazilian percussion instruments. 292 more words