Eric Clapton/JJ Cale-Call Me The Breeze:
Shit-man, I'm nearly 62 years old. I've been everything from an apple picker to a chief engineer, a hippie homesteader to a full time bum. Rambled from Guadalajara to Prudhoe Bay to New Plymouth New Zealand - through blind alleys and around dimly lit corners. I have seen the green flash at sunset and the ufo's at night. Time for one last grand adventure. I'll fill you in as it develops, ok?
Saturday, April 19, 2008
Old Mr. Natural's got a shot of highway fever. Time to be ramblin'. I'm thinkin' somewhere beyond the South Seas. Avacado trees in my backyard...
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.