Laughing So Hard I’m Crying, Or Is It the Other Way Around?

Because I’m still catching up on the news and working on some new essays, today’s post will be more entertainment than education. This clip is a few months old, but I haven’t followed The Daily Show while I’ve been in London. As someone who has studied comedy writing, I deem this to be comedy gold:

The Master of the Six-String

5c78923c_b928_4f05_8e0f_b65161a09a25Continuing the theme of worthwhile new websites, classical guitarist and composer Allen Krantz, who has been a dear friend and teacher to me, has launched a site showcasing his extraordinary talent and overflowing works. If you live in or near Philadelphia, you’ll definitely want to check the Events page regularly to catch one of his shows. And no matter where you are in the world, you can listen to his songs at the Music page. You can also find his recordings at InstantEncore and Classical Archives.