Daily Archives: February 7, 2011

I misunderstood tonight: Cut Copy’s Zonoscope

Even disco-rock needs solid beats. Contra Tom Breihan,  Cut Copy should think about songs as much as they think about albums. In Ghost Colours‘ “So Haunted” burrowed its way into my head in spring 2008. An unexpectedly violent intro guitar, … Continue reading

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Ronald Reagan — still dead

How I define my politics rests on my conflicted understanding of Ronald Reagan, specifically his Ronald Reagan-ness. Even conservatives who think the New Deal was a boondoggle grant FDR the courtesy of a high historical ranking, so it doesn’t surprise … Continue reading

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