Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Grammys, Good…Bad…and Why Frank Ocean Will Win Best Album of the Year

I have been sitting on this idea for a while, maybe two months or so.  Initially I was planning on providing a scathing portrayal of the Grammys as one of the biggest farces in the farcical world of awards/awards shows, … Continue reading

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The Loss of Distinction

Maybe this is my attempt to reconcile the idea that the title of this blog was conveying when I created it.  I’ve used the “Loss of Distinction” in the title of every avenue of media I’ve used on the internet, … Continue reading

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Greg Catania Turns 59 Tomorrow, January 9th

Two thoughts really quick before I talk about my dad:  listening to Kendrick Lamar‘s new album, good kid, m.A.A.d. city, and it’s spellbinding.  It’s the best hip-hop album I’ve listened to since Fishscale.  Here’s a great review of it – read … Continue reading

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Sometimes My Words Get All Blocked Up In My Head

And they don’t come out no good.   I wish sometimes I could just get out of my own way and say what I want to say clearly.  Like, with this post for example.  I have started and stopped so … Continue reading

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Django Was Good. That’s Where It Ends.

It was inevitable.  As Ashley and I were leaving the theater, just after Django Unchained was over, we heard the beginnings of the conversations.  A jet-black haired, deeply tanned girl with two wiry muscle-bound crewcuts explaining “That’s just how Tarantino movies … Continue reading

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