In da Buff (Buffalo, New York)


My 5¢ – 02/21/2013


Crisis in Levittown If you have never seen this documentary about a black middle-class family that moves into white Levittown, PA in 1957, just watch. It is thirty minutes well spent looking into racism in the 1950s United States. It was put…
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My 5¢ – 01/21/2013


And so the NHL Hockey Season Begins in Buffalo If you haven’t already heard, the Sabres of Buffalo beat those meanie Flyers of Philadelphia 5-2 down at the First Niagara Center yesterday to open the season. The lead up to…
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Afternoon Delight

There are momentous occasions in our lives that alter the very course of our existence.  One such moment happened to me today.  I heard the Starland Vocal Band’s 1976 epic tune “Afternoon Delight” playing in the background of a commercial on TV.  After…
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Morning Muzak: A song called Highway Star

Can’t remember exactly when I bought Made in Japan by Deep Purple…what I do remember is that I have listened to album countless times. Jon Lord (keyboards) and Ricthie Blackmore are incredible on this version of the song Great song…great…
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Van Halen versus Van Hagar

THIS… …versus this. Sorry Van Hagar aficionados…it ain’t even close and never will be.