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by B T
Fri Mar 16, 2007 11:25 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: New Book Contains Chapter On Lennie
Replies: 101
Views: 60288

Marv, I'll do my best to stay on topic ... your book. I've gotten to your LT chapter ... I do see where you're coming from. I will post a review when I am finished! My goal won't be to judge it ... my goal will be to help people decide whether or not they want to order it. Meritocrats and egalitaria...
by B T
Thu Mar 15, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: New Book Contains Chapter On Lennie
Replies: 101
Views: 60288

Sermon review: Prologue

PROLOGUE - SERMON ON THE FLATS REVIEW: Capitalism is essentially a religious dogma, namely, belief in fortune or luck as the ultimate arbiter of human affairs, while socialism represents the heresy that society exists as a refuge from the arbitrary decisions of fortune or luck. So reads the back co...
by B T
Thu Mar 15, 2007 4:25 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: New Book Contains Chapter On Lennie
Replies: 101
Views: 60288

Re: New Forum Needed???

keith wrote:Marv - I think you need a separate forum to free associate in...

Anyone else agree :?:


keith


Hey Keith!
Howya been?!
Its probably my fault for encouraging him!
I will do my best to keep this thread on topic: Marv's new book. :)
BT
And so lets begin ...
by B T
Thu Mar 15, 2007 9:50 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: New Book Contains Chapter On Lennie
Replies: 101
Views: 60288

Re: Good idea, BT

Besides, you speak glibly of 2000, 3000 hits but I must confess that the nature of the hit remains obscure to me since it never reveals itself except by its silent witnessing? The hits accumulate like what? Like snow? Like water? Like dust? Like dreams? Like money? Like guilt? Like clouds? Like bea...
by B T
Thu Mar 15, 2007 9:35 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Dear Lennie
Replies: 40
Views: 26864

on piss and psst ...

So this journey is over. Let us leave it where it started ... and when you are finished at the sink, we can talk about your book, over at the "sermon" thread. psst ... Dear Lennie, I was pissing in the sink when I saw in the mirror that one eye looks directly, the other askance. As if no s...
by B T
Wed Mar 14, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Dear Lennie
Replies: 40
Views: 26864

"Psst" of course means anything you want it to. It could even mean nothing at all! Or simply that the thread is not dead and all is not silent. Notice how the little topic icon has not stopped twitching? Final death throes of "Dear Lennie" or the guests just can't get enough? We...
by B T
Tue Mar 13, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Dear Lennie
Replies: 40
Views: 26864

You just might be in good company - well, at least up to page 23. You may have your back up against the wall facing the firing squad, but you are standing between Jared Diamond and Howard Zinn. Those guys that are about to pull the trigger won't care out of whose pocket that old beat up copy of De R...
by B T
Tue Mar 13, 2007 11:38 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Dear Lennie
Replies: 40
Views: 26864

Marv Friedenn wrote:So when you whisper psst, know that you're leaning against a wall tired as hell, hoping indifferently for a firing squad or a customer whichever comes first.


And when you have a book published by Psst Press?
by B T
Sun Mar 11, 2007 8:13 pm
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: Dear Lennie
Replies: 40
Views: 26864

psst ...
by B T
Tue Jan 23, 2007 10:44 am
Forum: Lennie Tristano
Topic: email for Connie Crothers?
Replies: 2
Views: 3646

She is actually a member on this board ... see the memberlist. I don't know how often she stops by, however.

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