Archives for November 15, 2009

Patriarchy Across Cultures: What It’s Like To Sing The Blues

 by TapatiGod forbid you ever had to walk a mile in his shoes 'Cause then you really might know what it's like to sing the blues--EverlastPreviously we had just received word that Mike’s mom had passed away. Mike wanted to go to her funeral but we were broke. We called his dad. It turned out he was nearby and he offered to take us to Chicago in his van. John said he felt bad for not being there while his son was growing up and that this was the least he could do. So we let Mike’s grandma Emma know we were on our way and drove off, all five of us crammed into their aging van, determined to make it to Chicago in three days, just in time for the services.We headed up through Nevada to High … [Read more...]