Moon Shadow, Moon Dogs

Still from In the Shadow of The Moon.

It's Monday, ruled by the moon, so let's point our attentions that-a-ways.

→ First check out the trailer for the new Ron Howard documentary, In the Shadow of The Moon. While hippies were freakin' out on LSD, and Black Panthers were standing up for their rights and feeding the poor, while US troops were a bloody mess in Vietnam, NASA took humans to the moon. It's a mind-blowing thing to contemplate, albeit mired in patriotic excess. Link.

→ Every couple of months, a new scientific report surfaces about bizarre and eccentric behavior ostensibly effected by full moons. The current anomaly sees a definitive rise in the amount of dogs and cats visiting the emergency room during this time. Link.

Forthcoming biography about Moondog.

→ And how can we mention moon dogs without a tip of the hat to the man himself? One of the most inspirational musicians of the 20th century, and certainly an amazing soul who was fully engaged with the Extraordinary World. We eagerly await the forthcoming biography, Moondog: The Viking of Sixth Avenue, to be published by Souljerky pals Process Media. Phillip Glass is writing the Introduction: yowza! Link.

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Tue 17 Jul 2007 at 05:45PM

Michael Pepe

I'm hungry for tofu....but hey, now that I know it is so easy to make, how do I make red chili pepper tofu too?

The link was great -- more cooking tips please...

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