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Nowhere Boy

There’s an alternate universe where John Lennon moved to New Zealand and never met Paul, George, and Ringo.  It’s a small bit of the story in Nowhere Boy, where we spend a couple of years-more or less-in the life of

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Double Fantasy by John Lennon and Yoko Ono

While doing a bit of ritual cleaning I came across a stack of old LPs.  Double Fantasy was among them.  This is one of a handful of albums I bought new when it came out.  I was never as big

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John Lennon-It was 30 Years Ago Today

For me the death of John Lennon was one of the frozen moments like 9/11.  I was still a kid sharing a room with my little brother.  He was listening to the radio and told me that John Lennon was

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The Silva Method of Mind Control

About thirty years ago I went through a phase where I read all these wonderfully odd little books meant to change your life and your worldview.  Jonathan Livingston Seagull, Dianetics, books on Alexander Technique and Rolfing, the Feldenkrais Method, Super

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The Beatles The Candle Burns

I’ve been a Beatles fan since I first discovered the Fab Four in High School-about ten years after the band broke up. I bought reissues of all their albums and once in a while in a thrift store I would

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