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Slack Tide: A pot primer for the newly legal

...cerebral high," and Cannabis indica, known for its sedative effects. Both work well for that thing where you synch up Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" with "The Wizard of Oz." Cannabis is consumed in several forms: Marijuana - dried...
Today in history for Tuesday, Mar. 10

...Martin Luther King Jr. (Ray later repudiated that plea, maintaining his innocence until his death.)In 1973, the Pink Floyd album "The Dark Side of the Moon" was first released in the U.S. by Capitol Records (the British release came nearly...
Sound Bites

Pink Floyd keyboardist Rick Wright died Monday, Sept...especially in the early and mid-'70s. Pink Floyd was founded by leader Syd Barrett, who...Barrett left the band in the late '60s, Pink Floyd moved into an aural landscape of rich multilayered...
Instructions for the Game of Instructions

...resembling the profile of Sylvester Stallone; one milligram of anti-matter cooled in electron plasma; one ratty old Pink Floyd t-shirt from the "Momentary Lapse of Reason" tour; a buzzer; night vision goggles; two weeks supply of MREs for...
50 random thoughts on a sunny Sunday morning

...a prism, not only becoming the first to demonstrate sunlight's color composition, but also presaging the cover of Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" by several hundred years.44. Liquid Plumr Foaming Pipe Snake doesn't work on hair...
Artist profile: Greg Cohen

...serves as the administrator for Juneau Jazz and Classics. Pink Floyd to Garth Brooks: Cohen plays harmonica and performed...Dowd's band at Tabby's, playing everything from Pink Floyd to Garth Brooks,'' he said. Photographer and digital...
Just 40 miles from Nome, stuck in the snow

...winding to the north would take him.More than 40 miles out of town, at about 9:30 that night, he found out. As Pink Floyd's "Echoes" played on the stereo and temperature dipped well below zero in the darkness, Vial's pickup plunged...
Rapper Luckyiam makes first trip to Juneau

...would put the number closer to 500,000," he said. Luckyiam said his many musical influences include Stevie Wonder, Pink Floyd, Queen, Freestyle Fellowship, L.L. Kool J and The Outkasts. His music isn't traditional rap, he said, but...
Habib Koite

...became the director of the school's orchestra. Around the same time he began listening to western musicians such as Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix. Soon he was trying to imitate the Western sound at local clubs. Koité formed Bamada (which means...
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Cowboy Junkies get Alaska Fix

...Rain"), for instance, is probably the song with the strongest anti-war lyrics out of all of them. "There's a Pink Floyd song, 'Us and Them,' and a Lou Reed song on the 'New York' album that I thought would work but didn't quite happen...
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