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Some gonzo history from your weekend: The time British intelligence agencies engineered a devil-worshipper scare in 1970s’ Northern Ireland. If UK intelligence turns out to be responsible for the New Wave of British Heavy Metal as well, we’re going to buy beers for some spooks.
Always traveling places. (at Pirate’s Cove)
Gogol Bordello’s playing a packed house at the Hollywood Bowl. We’re a long way from the Bulgarian Bar and ABC No Rio in NYC. #music #losangeles (at Hollywood Bowl)
That time ’60s pop musician and record exec Herb Alpert was like oh, yeah, I ran into Johnny Rotten in Malibu one time. #music #punk
Just attended a Simpsons press event. 10 year old me thinks 33 year old me has best job ever. (at 20th Century Fox Studios)
Ladies and gentlemen, the Lemmy garden gnome. THE CHASE IS BETTER THAN THE CATCH. (via The lemmy gnome by ianthegnome on Etsy)
1. This article for Bloomberg on the origins of modern Europeans is crazy interesting.
2. This editor for Bloomberg just got to write one of the best headlines of their career.
Commute reading: How a ragtag bunch of artists built a pop culture monolith and learned to hate Stan Lee’s guts. #comics #books
#nyc classic culture. (at Charles Hanson’s 169 BAR and Oyster House)
Chinatown’s end. #nyc #travel (at Canal Street (Manhattan))
Somewhere over Manhattan. #travel #nyc
The Onion on #beyonce, c. 2001. Times change obvs.
It’s funny because it’s true.