Daily Archives: November 11, 2011

This Day In History: November 11, 1918, 1919, 1954, 1991

If you are an American, today is Veteran’s Day.  If you are a European, today is Armistice Day, the celebration of the truce that ended an immensely destructive war, a strangely but fittingly inconclusive end to an inconclusive war.  How … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Paul Carrack

Introduction Who is Paul Carrack, many people might wonder, unless they (like me) were fans of the top ten single “Don’t Shed A Tear.”  Paul Carrack’s solo career of four top forty hits and one top ten hit isn’t quite … Continue reading

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