Back One Hour
Once again we are asked to set our clocks back after setting them forward just about 6 months ago.
actually be just one of the items on the list to do this time of the
year. There is also the matter of changing the batteries in smoke
alarms, taking down the screens, putting up the storm windows, changing
the furnace filters, sweeping the chimney, and replacing at least one
incandescent light bulb with a CFL.
Tomorrow is November 5. During the day, I will be putting together the playlist for the Phil Seymour Band.
We play Saturday evening at a fund raiser for the Shasta Blues Society
at Lulu’s, here in Redding. I plan to set the clocks when I go to bed.
On Sunday I would be in Washinton DC, for the Tar Sands Action.
Instead, I will be there in spirit, supporting the thousands of people
who will be surrounding the Whitehouse to encourage President Obama to
do the right thing regarding the proposed Keystone pipeline across
Americas heartland, down to Texas and the Gulf. The pipeline will carry
tar sands oil from Canada, to be refined in Texas and shipped off to
China. It is a very bad idea which will ultimately damage our cropland
and the Ogalala aquifer.
The president has the authority to say no to this ill advised venture.
be a defining moment in Barrak Obama’s presidency. Does he represent
the American people, or is he owned and operated by the 1%, like the
Republicans and the ‘blue dog’
democrats? We shall see.
will be playing the Washington Redskins on Sunday. It will be a big day
for the nations capitol. San Francisco has been making an impressive
showing on the gridiron this season. They haven’t looked this good since
Today’s Relatively Appropriate Song;
(This song of mine works 2 twice a year.)
Change Blues by Phil
Be Kind To Mother Earth