What's with all the youtibe clips?I can't even see them at work cause of a firewall... I hate youtube clips..
Sorry - I've been too busy to generate actual content, and I hate going dark for so many days in a row.So, in order:- Today was Isaac Asimov talking about the early days of science-fiction.- Yesterday was Billy Joel performing 'Pressure,' in 1994.- Tuesday was Tom Lehrer performing 'National Brotherhood Week,' in 1968 - specifically for the line, "The Protestants hate the Catholics/and the Catholics hate the Protestants/The Hindus hate the Muslims/and everybody hates the Jews."D.
Was Tom Lehrer a Jew?He was a huge favourite of my mother's and I always discovered later that all these people she loved all tunred out to be jewish..
I'm pretty sure he's of Irish ancestry. But he's a mathematician - that's the next best thing to being Jewish.You know, Lehrer pretty much was active only in the 60's... and he was a great live performer, I must say.D.
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