I try not to butcher Macy Gray, but you be the judge of that

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This might be a slight detour from my usual programming around here, but I guess this blog isn't old or established enough to really know what the usual programming is. Anyway, a few weeks ago, I -- a verified no-hit wonder -- performed "I Try" by Macy Gray in front of actual, living people. There's …

Keeping well and breathing

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It's the 21st of December, which means it's time to play the greatest Australian Christmas song of all time -- "How to Make Gravy" by Paul Kelly. The classic tale of a man who finds himself in prison over the holidays while his family gets together without him and makes gravy incorrectly, probably. https://youtu.be/iISWrBk8KZc Paul …