Old Money — Lana Del Rey

September 29, 2019 Jonathan Archer

Blue hydrangea, cold cash divine Cashmere, cologne and white sunshine Red racing cars, Sunset and Vine The kids were young and pretty Where have you been? Where did you go? Those summer nights seem long ago And so is the [ . . . ]

The Wall Street Shuffle — 10cc

September 22, 2019 Brian V. Lee

Do the Wall Street shuffleHear the money rustleWatch the greenbacks tumbleFeel the sterling crumble You need a yen to make a markIf you want to make moneyYou need the luck to make a buckIf you want to be Getty, RothschildYou’ve [ . . . ]

The Man — The Killers

September 15, 2019 Brian V. Lee

I know the score like the back of my handThem other boys, I don’t give a damnThey kiss on the ring, I carry the crownNothing can break, nothing can break me downDon’t need no advice, I got a planI know [ . . . ]

The Robocalls Must Stop

September 10, 2019 Brian V. Lee

Illegal scam robocalls comprised roughly a quarter of the 26 billion robocalls placed to U.S. mobile numbers in 2018. Unwanted solicitations, get-rich-quick schemes, health insurance rackets, car warranty extension offers, timeshare spam, technical support shakedowns, and IRS and Social Security [ . . . ]

Detroit Moan — Victoria Spivey

September 8, 2019 LaTashia Williams

Detroit’s a cold, cold placeAnd I ain’t got a dime to my nameDetroit’s a cold, hard placeAnd I ain’t got a dime to my nameI would go the poorhouseBut Lord, you know I’m ashamed I been walkin’ Hastings StreetNobody seems [ . . . ]

Working Class Hero — John Lennon

September 1, 2019 Brian V. Lee

As soon as you’re born they make you feel smallBy giving you no time instead of it allTill the pain is so big you feel nothing at allA working class hero is something to beA working class hero is something [ . . . ]