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Mid-Term Exam

The Q & A below is from the Los Angeles Review of Books blog of July 3, 2020. There are several disturbing problems contained therein, some obvious, others not so much. How many can you identify? The topic under discussion is artificial intelligence (AI) and the need for “wide-ranging policy visions, regulatory actions, legal liability, …

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Summer Session

Reading and Listening list: Musician: Jerry Granelli Poet: Bernadette Mayer And here. Writer: Lydia Davis Musician: Don Cherry “Brown Rice” Sculptor: George Rickey Two classical music composers of the USA: Florence Price Joan Tower Poet: Alice Notley Musician: Chico Science Please visit my website at www.randystark.com and my page at Write Up The Road.

Collected Tweets

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Don’t worry about what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and do that. Because what the world needs are people who have come alive.                                                 Howard Thurman


The Khrushchev era had ended and the Brezhnev era was underway. There was this thing called the Soviet Union, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. It was comprised of Russia and neighboring countries, which is where many of us enjoy vacationing these days. What’s a Soviet [ˈsōvēət] you aks?  Noun: an elected local, district, or …

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More Good Stuff

From The Pedestal, two poems (text and audio file) by Francesca Bell right here I praised the poems on Facebook, which I don’t use Facebook all that much so I’m sure the poet realizes what high honors were accorded her. LOL (I’m not exactly an influencer, my followers number in the low single digits.) She …

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