“...we have some history together that hasn’t happened yet.”
― Jennifer Egan, A Visit from the Goon Squad
Wednesday, October 8, 2008
Believe it or not, there's a whole world out there. It exists beyond the Comfort Zone, beyond the Green Zone, beyond the reality TV and the mega-mall and the air-conditioned hotel lobby, beyond the walled cities and armed borders.
These rebel songs are a reminder that people everywhere want the same things. Starting in Mexico, and then Argentina, and finally on to Jamaica for a song from Bob Marley.