From the daily archives:

Friday, March 9, 2012

The Lib Dems – just a yellower shade of Tory

March 9, 2012

This weekend the Liberal Democrats meet for their Spring Conference in Gateshead. As ever there’ll be the drunken nights and the sing-songs and the wearing of strange yellow outfits – putting all that to one side though, I ask two questions: First, what is the state of the party. Second, what do Lib-Dems think is […]

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#416: 1987, The Pixies, Vamos

March 9, 2012

As I am in a Spanish speaking country at the moment, I thought I’d post a song with a Spanish title and as it happens from the American rock band who, in the last 30 years, best incorporated the Spanish language into their songs.  This is one of the best songs from the Pixies‘ debut mini-album […]

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What About The Peruvian Gold Miners?

March 9, 2012

As Ray North mentioned in his apt posting of Neil Young’s Ride My Llama, I am currently in Peru.  I am Inca country now, but I spent the first few days in the Amazon rain forest, in a lodge on the Rio Madre de Dios, not far from the Tambopata-Candomo Reserve. This is one of […]

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