Daily Archives: June 4, 2017

Bill Fay – Methane River / Strangers in the Fields

Bill Fay is an underappreciated English songwriter who recorded in the late 60s and early 70s. “Methane River” is a gorgeous song, with strange but emotional lyrics, from Fay’s debut album Bill Fay (1970). “Strangers in the Fields” is a … Continue reading

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Yes We Can!

Drudge linked to this story about a wave of Americans retiring to Cuenca, Ecuador due to the way a dollar stretches down there, along with the generous public infrastructure and (apparently) heavily subsidized healthcare. I love the irony of this … Continue reading

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