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SWANN feat. Nouela – Black Hole Sun (Soundgarden Cover)

A lovely cover of Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun,” this is different version than the first version of the cover that I heard from the “A Walk Among the Tombstones” Soundtrack. Kind of dig this one more though 🙂 And of course… R.I.P. Chris Cornell.

Dr. Ariel Levy (2017)

Video Dr. Ariel Levy (2017) From “People with Parkinson’s disease who have been taking the main drug treatment prescribed to relieve their symptoms often experience a roller coaster ride in terms of the way their body responds. Levodopa-carbidopa, the medication used to relieve the tremors, shuffling and stiffness of Parkinson’s disease, compensates for drops […]

Re: Appropriation (again)

Following up my last post Appropriation vs. Misrepresentation.   I wanted to dig in a little further about appropriation relating to colonialism and specifically about First Nations relationship Colonialist Appropriation of Indigenous Cultures.   Indigenous Canadians have been subject to misappropriation and misrepresentation for generations. It’s a symptom of colonialisms slow genocide of the Indigenous […]

Re: Appropriation vs. Misrepresentation

First, go read this: “To the new culture cops, everything is appropriation.”     The writer is generalizing about “appropriation”. They’ve limited how they’re exploring and attempting to explain the concept by looking at examples of good and bad “types” of appropriation, through an exceptionally pedestrian reading of art history.   “Appropriation” is not the […]