Monthly Archives: June 2007

The Cell Phone Salesman from Wales

Last week an ordinary cell phone salesman from Wales named Paul Potts won the U.K. TV talent show Britain’s Got Talent when he blew everyone away with his beautiful rendition of Nessun Dorma. In the June 9th program where he … Continue reading

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Debating Handel’s anti-Semitism

Academics often get worked up about things that would surprise the general population. For example, did it ever occur to you that the Baroque composer George Frideric Handel may have been anti-Semitic? Or that his great oratorio, Messiah, and especially … Continue reading

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NPR, et al Appeal CRB Decision & Other Internet Radio Developments

On May 30, 2007 NPR, on behalf of its members, itself, and CPB qualified stations which are not NPR members, filed a Notice of Appeal of the CRB decision with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of … Continue reading

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