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A Fickle Sonance: Hubert Rostaing
Glimpses of Hubert Rostaing swinging manouche and classical
biography  music  paris  france  django  hubert  manouche  classical  gypsy  jazz  wwii  history  bullsi 
7 days ago by csrollyson
Vesna Vulović - Wikipedia
Survived fall from 33000 feet and became national hero
airline  airplane  bomb  flight  attendant  1972  czechoslovakia  biography  heroine  politics 
7 weeks ago by csrollyson
Joel Salatin - Wikipedia
Pioneer in sustainable farming, customers, ecosystems: doesn't sell to anyone who lives further away than 4 hours away
sustainability  farm  pioneer  virginia  local  entrepreneur  author  community  decentralization  philosphy  chicken  pig  beef  cow  reference  biography  agriculture  customer  environment  green  economy  debunk 
march 2019 by csrollyson
Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A.: Danielle S. Allen: 9781631493119: Amazon.com: Books
Fantastic passion and need to expose the inhumanity of America's prisons, which have shifted from rehabilitation to punishment
prison  usa  biography  cousin  losangeles  inequality  culture  society  book 
february 2019 by csrollyson
Biography-Kenny Dorham
one of my favorite trumpeters is little known outside jazz aficionados
jazz  biography  trumpet  bebop  pioneer  music  usa 
september 2018 by csrollyson
NPR's Jazz Profiles: Miles Davis: Miles' Styles
Short take on Miles Davis, discoverer of talent, innovator par excellence
jazz  music  biography  pioneer  innovation  reference 
july 2018 by csrollyson
Jean Baudrillard - Wikipedia
Useful start point for work of semiotics philosopher in which simulacra efface reality
philosophy  reference  semiotics  reality  sign  symbol  meaning  biography  book 
april 2018 by csrollyson
China's Xi Jinping: Extending president's rule would be farce, says critic - BBC News
Superb deep dive on #china #Xi - his life rise policy + constitution crisis (shift to dictatorship?) + links to more
china  president  biography  policy  communist  party  purge  censorship  dissent  reference  Q1  2018  executive  constitution 
february 2018 by csrollyson
Paul D. MacLean - Wikipedia
Pioneering USA physician and neuroscientist developed the theory of the
three brains
brain  theory  pioneer  biography  physician  neuroscience  reptilian  limbic  cortex 
november 2017 by csrollyson
Professor Caveman - The Atlantic
I'd go to college for this! Recreating and teaching how paleolithic humans lived
primal  paleo  anthropology  professor  survival  hunting  gathering  university  evolution  biography  progress  debunk 
may 2017 by csrollyson
Bertrand Russell - Wikipedia
Useful start point for "active philosophy": Russell personally experienced conflicts of state v indiv autonomy
philosophy  uk  politics  history  biography  family  marriage  activism  war  author  university  conflict  affair  sexuality  reference  prison 
march 2017 by csrollyson
The Argus-Press - Google News Archive Search
Wayne Deering's efforts to turn downtown Kalamazoo into an entertainment spot: Chaps On Main, Club Soda, Pasta Pasta, Angelina's, State Theater...
kalamazoo  restaurant  history  1987  owner  biography  accounting  entertainment  bar  comedy  club  music  cdlc  CSR 
june 2016 by csrollyson
Farewell to Jack English, Who Built a Life in an American Wilderness — Cabin Porn — Medium
Beautiful life memory of a man's life, love of nature, his wife, and making things w his hands + luscious photos
california  cabin  carpenter  biography  obituary  wood  forest  love  garden  wilderness  Photo_galleries  family  exceptional 
april 2016 by csrollyson
Twisted Melodies - Athenaeum Theatre - Chicago
Tour de force performance depicts Donny Hathaway's struggle with his voices and how that affected his art and life; unforgettable #kudos
drama  culture  social  mental  illness  music  biography  art  exceptional  chicago 
october 2015 by csrollyson
The Real Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs - HBR
MUSTread: Walter Isaacson reflects on overlooked aspects of #SteveJobs + Superb #infographic
stevejobs  reflection  biography  insight  art  creativity  leadership  q1  2015  exceptional  Apple  history  philosophy  infographic  2sochap  2csra 
march 2015 by csrollyson
Taking On Adam Smith (and Karl Marx) - NYTimes.com
Bio/context for Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-First Century"
economics  theory  biography  france  usa  europe  socialism  capitalism  policy  analysis  q3  2014  2ghcj 
august 2014 by csrollyson
About Kevin Pho, MD | KevinMD | KevinMD.com
Practicing physician uses social media to advocate for doctors
physician  social  media  pioneer  biography  blog  healthcare  medicine  doctor  14nm  tq14 
june 2014 by csrollyson
The Steve Jobs story you should see isn't told in 'Jobs' | Technology business - InfoWorld
[Commented] Excellent analysis of #SteveJobs movie, referencing in-depth InfoWorld Jobs coverage over decades #kudos #fb
stevejobs  film  review  analysis  history  reference  csrblogcomment  Apple  transformation  career  biography  exceptional 
august 2013 by csrollyson
Levin Properties
Katz Realty sale of 215 E Chestnut in 2004
realestate  chicago  history  biography  company  building  2004  sale  portfolio  family 
july 2012 by csrollyson
Train Collecting Tips
Excellent backgrounds of major U.S. model railroad manufacturers & collector advice
13col  collector  association  manufacturer  history  biography  guide  Bullsi 
august 2010 by csrollyson
My Near-Fatal Attraction
Gripping, personal post by Vietnam vet affected by Bridges at Toko Ri film
History  Korea  War  1950  Vietnam  1969  Journal  Pilot  13col  biography  Blog  Film  Review  Story  jx  88srsp 
july 2010 by csrollyson
Adam Bomb's MySpace Blog |
Awesome reflection on career as a heavy metal rocker
music  Rock_n_roll  metal  journal  Biography  photo  LosAngeles  New.York.City 
february 2010 by csrollyson
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