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God Almighty

“What advice would you give a young singer starting out on a career?” the little boy asks the mighty Odin.

He ponders for a moment. 1,130 more words

Midseason Check-in: Wagner Seahawks

2014 Record: (2-11, 0-6 NEC)

Coaching Staff: Matt Poskay (Head Coach), Gary DiClementi (Assistant Coach), Will Manny (Assistant Coach) 871 more words

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what music is not

At least what it is not for me…

Music is not a Proustian device or a mnemonic one.  This may be because I have rather exceptional powers of recall and can tell you what I did in an apartment at the corner of North Park and Eugenie on March 31, 1987, and what new shoes I was wearing and what record I was spinning on the absent owner’s superfine stereo.   868 more words

A Valkyrie and a Princess

I had two opera nights in a row this weekend! On Saturday, I saw the next installment in the Staatsoper’s Ring cycle. I wasn’t terribly excited about the first opera in the series, but  66 more words


Wagner's Ring Cycle in 21 Hilarious Minutes

No video, just listen to Anna Russell, professional opera comedian, explaining the Ring of the Niebelungen as only a dry-witted Briton could.

Also, “opera comedian” needs to go on my daughter’s list of possible career choices. Just sayin’.

Sighted Elsewhere

52 Ancestors: #9 Close to Home and Close to My Heart

Week 9 (Feb 26-Mar 4) – Close to Home. Which ancestor is the closest to where you live? Who has a story that hits “close to home”? 2,331 more words


Excalibur 34

Writer Chris Claremont

Artist Ron Wagner

Letterer Michael Heisler

Colorist John Wilcox

He-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed Tom DeFalco

Cover Dated February 1991

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