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Best Worst Year: Episode 97 (Or, Place to Be)

By Jim Warner Pour a cheap Malbec into the frying pan. You scrape the morning away from the cast iron surface with a spoon, beneath the boiling glaze. Vapor smells like burning oak and chocolate roses with a fatty roundedness … Continue reading

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Best Worst Year: Episode 96 (Or, My Own Private Revolution Summer)

By Jim Warner When history is written by publicists and Rock n Roll Hall of Fame inductees, crumbs come easy off the table. Friday night in record stores instead of bars–late nights flipping sides over a Fisher turntable–you divine your … Continue reading

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Best Worst Year: Episode 95 (Or, Toi)

By Jim Warner Rosary pendulums from your rearview mirror with unwavering doubt. The Virgin Mary is velcroed to your dashboard, blessed by your grandmother’s wineglass, and present at her deathbed. There is a cross bent from palm leaves, 2011. They … Continue reading

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