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They dispensed bromides about peace and fellowship as they laid waste to parking lots and town squares.


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#1 In A Silent Way

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 05:46 PM

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting

The sophisticated New Yorker takes on the Grateful Dead. Rob Eaton is in the lead paragraph. Hilarity ensues.

#2 JBetty

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 06:52 PM

13 pages :eek:

Not to be tl;dr'd, though.
9 pages in - Good read.




The first memory I have of the Grateful Dead is of a classmate in sixth grade telling me he’d gone to see them with his older sister. He reported that the band consisted of a bunch of hairy old guys in baggy clothes sitting on a stage eating spaghetti. It occurred to me later that he might have made this up, or that his sister had perhaps said something about “noodling.”

Read more: http://www.newyorker...n#ixzz2CgzTTGum



#3 In A Silent Way

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 07:31 PM

Thirteen pages to fluff the 11/30/80 Scarlet>Fire.

"Mattson was my first Fake Jerry." I wonder if the author lurks here.

#4 megmyster

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 08:07 PM

This sounds fun:-) ....will start reading.