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The Back Catalog

By Jim Speese Songs were in his head. Constantly. It was a problem and he supposed it wasn’t unique. Given the hegemonic presence of advertising jingles and TV show themes and music pumped into grocery stores and pharmacies and hospitals, it seemed quite likely that the fact that songs constantly…

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The Woman Who Died

by M.J. Cleghorn Pork chops on Thursday. “She was the woman who always brought pork chops on Thursday”. Some woman. Red hair. Nice camel coat. A woman of a certain age. Classy. The Upper Eastside type. Her grandfather was a tough guy with a gang on the the wrong side…

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