Beer is (and always will be) The New Healthy
Hey it's Tim and a tip of the hat (and the stein..) to the folks at The Daily Planet for reminding us of the health benefits to beer (and cue angels singing..). Moderation would be the word worth underlining several hundred times as well Highlights of this glorious report: A slightly "buzzed" heart is a happy heart! Avoid the extreme pain associated with kidney stones, grab a couple of brews and drink to stone-free days ahead. If you’re concerned about your bone health, don’t...
She is Legend. Mavis Staples with Ry Cooder
With all the talk in tribute to B.B. King lately, I've been immersed in some blues, not the least of which is the music of the legendary Chicago born Mavis Staples – a member of the Staples Singers (her family band which was huge in the 60s and 70s gospel circuit, led by Pops Staples and featuring daughters Mavis, Yvonne, Cleotha, and son Pervis). Mavis Staples performed at the 33rd Kennedy Center Honors, singing in tribute to Paul McCartney. In 2011, she won her first Grammy for Best Americana...