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Video: Bass Player Extraordinaire Donald “Duck” Dunn Dead at 70

Here’s an excerpt from an AP report this morning; no cause of death has yet been cited: Bass player Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn dies in Tokyo at 70 By Nekesha Mumbi Moody Associated Press May 14, 2012 NEW YORK (AP) — … Continue reading

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The Occupy Wall Street Movement Goes Global

…and I think it’s unstoppable. In just a month it’s gone from a relatively few protestors in Liberty Plaza in New York to protests on every continent but Anarctica. It seems the ‘little people’ Leona Helmsley disdained are finally demanding … Continue reading

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The End is Near for Gaddafi

Rebel forces have entered dictator Muammar Gaddafi’s last stronghold, the Libyan city of Tripoli, arrested one of his sons, and are attacking his compound. One of Gaddafi’s most loyal battalions, the Khamis Khatiba, have surrendered to the rebels as well. … Continue reading

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