In Which I Go All Ron Paul On You…

“The federal government (aka Fedzilla) is too big.” “Government is the problem; not the solution.”   These are tokens of faith among conservatives, especially Tea Partiers, and in almost every Republican race – from the presidential contest on down – candidates trip over themselves listing the federal departments they’d shut […]

Review: Bloom by Beach House

Additional reviews, lists and articles on my Arts page. Bloom, the fourth release from Beach House, the duo of French expat Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally, is another sweet slice of chiming, dreamy pop. The new album sticks to the same basic formula – ringing slide guitars, chintzy keyboards, and Legrand’s […]