Xpander by Sasha

While working in college radio in 2000, nothing that came across the “for promotion only” desk got me amped like Xpander by Sasha. This track, with all its various versions included on the promo CD, stood out from all the other records, from any genre. I played that song every Friday the whole Spring 2000 semester.…

The Korean War (June 25, 1950 – July 27, 1953)

The Fatherland Liberation War, aka, the 6–2–5 Upheaval (June 25, 1950 – July 27, 1953) This year of 2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War. Often called the “Forgotten War” or “Unknown War,” that included the participation of over 55 nations and five million veterans deployed worldwide by the United…

Live coverage in #Minneapolis #Minnesota #Memphis #LosAngeles #Buffalo #protesting #looting #fires #rioting #GeorgeFloyd

Live coverage in #Minneapolis #Minnesota #Memphis #LosAngeles #protesting #looting #fires #rioting #GeorgeFloyd Coverage from Saturday Night, May 30th Buffalo, New York: [ https://streamyard.com/f45ybc2gz6 ] Here is video of the vehicle that was set on fire in Niagara Square. #Buffalo pic.twitter.com/b4rZBiWQRi — Stephen Marth (@StephenMarth) May 31, 2020   https://www.wgrz.com/video/news/live_breaking/wgrz-breaking-news/71-1644393?fbclid=IwAR107cC6kXTWeoy6BZRwsx8xZlfAIekKE5sSfipoCjt8Qiq4V3WiNuQuYBs Coverage from Thursday night, May 28th:…

Soul Cakes

Y’all want a soul cake? Souling was a Christian practice carried out in many English towns on Halloween and Christmas, and is seen as the origin of the practice of trick-or-treating. A soul cake, sometimes referred to as a Hot Cross Bun, is a small round cake which is traditionally made for All Hallows’ Eve, All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day to commemorate the dead in the Christian tradition. The…