Biden Was Right

Saturday, March 14, 2009 \AM\.\Sat\.

biden

The title of this post is probably the first and last time I will use that phrase.

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Jupiter and Jollity

Saturday, March 14, 2009 \AM\.\Sat\.

Something for the weekend.  Gustav Holst’s Jupiter, the bringer of jollity, my favorite part of The Planets.  Some things become so popular that we tend to take them for granted.  I am afraid that is what has happened to some degree with The Planets.  It is a magnificent piece of music and places Holst in the top ten list of composers of all time in my estimation.