"Well, DC has put out their anti-OWS message, which trickled down to the mayors and police dept.s, but people are still pissed, they don't go away just because you take the camps away. That 84-year old woman in Seattle who got sprayed said she…"
"A friend in Nashville mentioned that her bank had suddenly dropped a $5 monthly fee on her debit card and she didn't know why. When I mentioned that I thought it was an indirect result of the Occupy movement, she said, "Oh, those hippies…"
"The strangest thing happened yesterday; I live in Idaho, a tough, very conservative, religious state. I spoke to two business owners, both Republican and both had just switched their banking from major banks to credit unions. But both thought the…"
"Also the idea of a general strike is brilliant. I think it would have to be complete and national though. It is truly the only thing that will work, and the only thing that is working in Chile and the Middle East. Labor is our only collective…"
"As Jon Stewart pointed out it's gone from media Blackout to utter fucking Circus. There are some historical obstacles that the Left needs to overcome if this is going to become a long term movement in the U.S. including media, message cohesion,…"
"Amen to that. I swore off cable long ago, but friends who have it tell me that if not for the internet they wouldn't have heard of it at all. It's Corporate Censorship at it's worst, and yet the Conservatives persist in saying that…"
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
M.O.T.O., Wax Museums, Oblivians, Reigning Sound, Toys That Kill, The Kinks, Willie Nelson, Personal & The Pizzas, The Mean Jeans, Nobunny, The Zeros, The Marked Men, Glen Glenn, The Slits, Underground Railroad to Candyland, Jackie Wilson, George Jones
Repo Man, Slapshot, True Romance, Airplane, The Jerk
Favorite Show(s) on GaragePunk Pirate Radio:
SHOUT BAMALAMA!, Flying Saucer Rock 'n' Roll, Sonic Nightmares, Old School Heroes
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What are your favorite albums or songs by Deniz Tek (Radio Birdman) or John Brannon (Laughing Hyenas, Negative Approach, Easy Action)?Do you have any stories of memories of these bands? They have been around a while and are pretty well-respected in their circles.Last Tuesday night, I had the pleasure of seeing a couple Michigan rock stalwarts do a rare performance at a local underground punk venue called The 3rd Death Star in…See More
"Cool. I have'nt seen SLF since , like 1995 , when Bruce Foxton was still in the group. It is'nt personal , I just bought one of their CDs around that time , and was underwhelmed by it.
Jake Burns actually lives in…"
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