Monthly Archives: June 2012

There Is No Alternative Narrative to the NBA Finals

This blog has gone silent in recent days, which is unusual since we’re a few days away from crowning an NBA champion.  While work overload accounts for some of my silence (which means I could only read box scores jaw … Continue reading

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Sports: Maybe This Heat Team Will Never Win a Title

A little less than two years after telling everyone who would listen that they would win “titles” (plural emphasized), the Miami Heat are on the brink of playoff elimination again.  They trail the Boston Celtics three games to two in … Continue reading

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Sports: The South Side Surprise

If, in late March, you told an avid Chicago White Sox fan that one third of the way through the baseball season, his or her team would sport one of the best records in the Major Leagues, you would probably … Continue reading

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Music: From the Archives, Henry Threadgill

On the occasion of the release of the new Zoooid recording Tomorrow Sunny/The Revelry Spp (Pi Recordings, more about the disc in another post).  I thought I’d dig up this Wall Street Journal piece from 2010. NY CULTURE November 9, … Continue reading

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