Mr. Greg's Musings

My take on books, canoes, running, current events, movies, music (especially jazz and fado), science, technology and life its ownself

Saturday, November 22, 2014


Going to work.

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Friday, November 21, 2014

In the church of Al

Last night, a Swiss jazz trio followed by Dirty Bourbon River Show (the musical bastard child of Gogol Bordello, Man-Man, Tom Waits and a brass band) playing Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club. Not just the song. The whole damn album. Tonight, after warming up with the Hot Club of New Orleans, I felt the need.

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Thursday, November 20, 2014


Freakishly tall people at the supercomputing conference, which just ended, which means the drinking lamp is lit for this dude in Nola!

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Good old Flamehead

Oh the humanity, somebody get me a fire extinguisher, or a bucket of water, or a beer. Because I like a to drink a beer or two with my entertainment.

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014


The stuff dreams are made of. Really disturbing dreams.

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Monday, November 17, 2014

New Orleans snow flurries

Note to self, when eating beignets, the player's move is to wear the white shirt not the black. (Damn old gold and black color scheme.)

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

Pass the Louisiana hot sauce, please

Zydeco, followed by red beans and rice and a cold Abita Amber.

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