Day of Rest…

Mood: Relaxed Weather: Mild and Partly Sunny Reading: Music Notation: A Manual of Modern Practice by Gardner Read, Ph.D. Listening To: Nick Drake`s incredible album, Pink Moon . . . Quote o` the day: “Handel is the greatest composer who ever lived. I would bare my head and kneel at his grave.” – Ludwig Van … Continue reading Day of Rest…

Elevating primitive tribalism over individualism

Monday`s Supreme Court pro-affirmative-action decision represents one of the lowest points in American judicial history. Although the Court`s rulings were somewhat convoluted (basically they said race can be used but not too flagrantly) the bottom line is that they affirmed the legitimacy of making race a factor in admission to public universities and by implication … Continue reading Elevating primitive tribalism over individualism