Swinging Heaven

daring and surreal stories of lonely lives

Dark Neighborhood begins with the mundane: “A bottle of water, three hundred and twenty pounds, a hundred packs of cigarettes …” For 11 lines, the list of objects continues, more and more bizarre: “a small box of ginger ale , a box of crispy fried onions, mismatched earrings, rings, bracelets, …

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle preach on kindness, lack of judgment and ethics – but are they terrible hypocrites?

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, aren’t they terrible hypocrites? Meghan’s father Thomas Markle seems to think so. Regarding their latest venture into the world of high finance, he noted bitterly, “It’s not about finding freedom, it’s about finding the money they’re looking for. While Meghan and Harry preach on kindness, …

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Funeral rites for COVID Zero

It was such a noble public health dream, even if it was rather vague at first. Run the SARS-CoV-2. Delete it. To crush. Or just “flatten the curve,” which could have meant versions of all of the above. This created a climate of digital sensitivity: a few cases of infection …

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Judas Priest’s Richie Faulkner released from hospital

Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner has been released from the hospital. The musician is now resting at home less than two weeks after undergoing an acute cardiac aortic dissection on stage at the Louder Than Life festival. Faulkner suffered from a fatal illness as Judas Priest went through “Painkiller” on …

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Time travel on the lake of stars

Pirogue with a small captain. Image Title: Don Pinnock. Almost every week for the past 70 years the good ship Ilala has sailed from Monkey Bay to the northern shores of Lake Malawi, the village up the lake and back. One scorching tropical morning, I jumped on board. There were …

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Joseph Leonard Obituary (2021) – Dallas, Pennsylvania

Joseph T. Leonard, 57, a Dallas resident, unexpectedly fell into eternal life on Monday afternoon, September 6, 2021, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. His beloved wife was Jane Powell Leonard. Together, Joe and Jane celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary on July 21. Born December 29, 1963 in Kingston, Joseph was the …

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Poll: What is Judas Priest’s best song?

What is Judas Priest’s best song? That’s what we want to know from you in this week’s Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week poll! Each week, we will ask you to choose your favorite track from a list of 10 of the greatest songs from the next Artist of the …

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Reading hot spots (and what people are saying)

Tourists and SEX locals alike took to a website to reveal the borough’s main “hot spots”. Reading is fortunate to have many beautiful parks and beauty spots for families and dog walkers close to the countryside, but that’s not the only way these green spaces are used. It turns out …

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San Francisco Giants news: Brandon Belt injury

In Sunday’s game against the Colorado Rockies, Brandon Belt attempted to hit a 0-1 93 MPH fastball that struck his hands and slapped his left thumb. He stayed in the game to lead in goals, but was eventually lifted when the San Francisco Giants took the field in the lower …

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Throw a baseball | News, Sports, Jobs

It might drive me crazy, but I really like it. What is this thing that makes me happy but irritates me the most? The game of baseball. I must admit (?) That I am a fan of the Minnesota Twins. Now, if you know anything about the story of the …

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Open Mike Eagle, Wiki, Lakeyah and more

This week in hip hop we got new albums from Moor Mother, Lil Nas X and Injury Reserve, which you can read in Notable Releases, as well as new projects from Mozzy, Tion Wayne, Curren $ y & Kino Beats, ZillaKami, DijahSB, and more. We also have new songs from …

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Save water, take a shower with a bureaucrat?

September 17, 2021 September 7, Judge Kim Leet Razor presided over: Jonathon McBride, 29, suspended / revoked license, failure to appear, arrest warrant issued. Sherri L. Brooks, 42, failure to purchase insurance, failure to appear to notify DOT. Randall Keith Colemire, 43, operating on a suspended / revoked license, is …

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When Warrant’s Jani Lane left a complicated legacy

When former Warrant frontman Jani Lane passed away on August 11, 2011, at the age of 47, he left behind a complicated musical legacy which he himself repeatedly disowned. But the singer’s reputation as a die-hard party cock-rock supplier belied a clever, genre-spanning catalog of music that outclassed most of …

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Hercules, the son of Zeus

By Bert Stevens A little east of overhead is a TV and movie star. It has been in the sky since Antiquity, with this constellation appearing in Claudius Ptolemy’s treatise on astronomy, the Almagest. Ptolemy lived in the Egyptian city of Alexandria in the 2nd century when it was under …

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Orioles activate left-handed ace John Means

The Orioles have announced that they have reinstated southpaw John Means from the 10-day injured list to start Tuesday night’s game against the Rays. Outfielder Ryan McKenna was chosen as an option for Triple-A Norfolk to free up space on the active roster. Means missed about six weeks after landing …

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Poll: What’s the best Motley Crue song?

What’s the best Motley Crue song? That’s what we want to know from you in this week’s Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week poll! Each week, we will ask you to choose your favorite track from a list of 10 of the greatest songs from the next Artist of the …

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Art meets its soundtrack in “The Dirty South”

Entirely sound, The Sims’ piece is based on a single familiar song, “Dixie”, composed for pre-Civil War minstrel shows and intended to poke fun at the clichés of the “happy” lives of black slaves. (Its lyricists may be black.) Later, with modified verses, it became the National Anthem of Confederation, …

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Omar Narváez Puts it All Together

Who’s the best catcher in the NL Central? Before the season, this was a good way to start an argument between Cardinals and Cubs fans. Was it Willson Contreras, the cannon-armed, cannon-batted Chicago backstop who has worked hard to improve his framing of late? Was it Yadier Molina, the stalwart …

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Rangers vs A’s: starting lineups, injury report

Oakland Athletics (50-39) vs. Texas Rangers (34-53) Friday, July 9, 20217:05 pm CTGlobe life field | Arlington, TexasClosed roof Probable:OAK: LHP Cole Irvin (6-7, 3.56 ERA)vsTEX: RHP Jordan Lyles (4-5, 4.98 ERA) Broadcast Texas RangersTV: Bally Sports South WestRadio: 105.3 The fan, KFLC Oakland AthleticsTV: NBC Sports CaliforniaRadio: KNEW 960, …

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