Archive | June, 2014

Video from April, 2014

I’m posting six videos here from a gig back in April at Silvies on Chicago’s north side. We had a Zoom Recorder going that night and captured these songs live, among others. Personnel on the songs are Dorothy McDaniel – bass, Alpha Stewart – percussion, John Temmerman – sax, Me – guitar. Numbers 1, 3, 5, […]

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“It’s done!” said State Representative Robyn Gabel.

Originally posted on Fred Klonsky:
State Representative and pension thief Robyn Gabel. “It’s done!” said State Representative Robyn Gabel to the two dozen or so local representatives at the IPACE endorsement hearings this morning. She was talking about pension theft and Senate Bill 1. The words had that tone of, “Get over it. Move on.”  Like she…

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“All The Alligators” II

I co-wrote the song on the video below, with my friend Tom Naue a long time ago . He and I wrote the words, which for a rockabilly song, are a little different. I wrote the music, which just happened to come out rockabilly. On the video, that’s Dorothy McDaniel on bass and vocals, Alpha Stewart […]

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John Dillon. John ponders the meaning of Lisa Madigan’s assertion of police powers for pension theft.

Originally posted on Fred Klonsky:
– John Dillon is a retired teacher, pension rights activist and blogger. In her argumentative response to Sangamon County’s Judge Belz concerning petitions by We Are One and other legal teams seeking a stay or injunction on the implementation of SB1 (PA 98-599), Attorney General Lisa Madigan provided a summative…

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