Daily Archives: June 18, 2011

Clarence Clemons, R.I.P.

NYT: Clarence Clemons, the saxophonist in Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, whose jovial onstage manner, soul-rooted style and brotherly relationship with Mr. Springsteen made him one of rock’s most beloved sidemen, died on Saturday at a hospital in Palm Beach, … Continue reading

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Black racist tells racist jokes to racist white people

WaPo: A President Obama impersonator was pulled off the stage Saturday at the Republican Leadership Conference, after telling a string of racially themed jokes about the president. The impersonator, Reggie Brown, took the stage at the annual presidential cattle call … Continue reading

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Saturday music open thread

How is your weekend going?

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Dear John: Wake up and take that walk of shame

From NPR: President Obama took his licks from progressives who are meeting in Minneapolis at the Netroots Nation Convention, the annual gathering of liberal bloggers and other social media activists. The panel that drew one of the biggest crowds at … Continue reading

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