Media, Television, Music 

Things to fill up your mind so it has a chance to remain optimistic, informed, able to think critically, know all the things that make us "intelligent" beings while retaining our humanity.


More added monthly-ish




Evidence by Godfrey Reggion. A short film on Youtube.



Flow is an online journal of television and media studies launched in October 2004. In our eleven-year history, we have published over 1390 columns by over 700 authors from around the U.S. and the world. Flow‘s mission is to provide a critical forum where scholars, teachers, students, and the general public can read about and discuss the changing landscape of contemporary media at the speed that media moves



Visual and Performing Arts


American Shakespeare Center in Staunton, VA 


American Treasures of the Library of Congress


Chocolate Church Arts Center in Brunswick, Maine


Fox Theater in Atlanta


John Muir Exhibit


Los Angeles Country Museum of Art


The Louvre


National Gallery of Art


Portland Stage, the Theater of Maine


Sonoma Art Gallery


State Theatre Portland 





30 Songs that capture the spirit of trade.


David Ford 

A brilliantly talented British musician.

One of the longest running mp3 blogs on the web. Plus Acoustic Music


Independent bands/artist list


Mumford and Sons

Fun, energy.


Sol Y Canto

Nationally-touring and Boston Music Award winning Latin ensemble led by Puerto Rican/Argentine singer and bongo player Rosi Amador and New Mexican guitarist and composer Brian Amador. The sextet has established a reputation for their quirky original compositions that address matters of the heart, social and global aspiration and for their unique and driving interpretations of contemporary Latin music.


Top 10 indie travel songs

The Canadian perspective of music about place.


Wild Santuary

Since 1968, Wild sanctuary has traveled the globe to record, archive, research, and express the voice of the natural world - its soundscape. These increasingly rare sounds of the wild inform and enrich our specialized efforts from the field to public performance.




Be a revolutionary, turn off the television


Critical studies in television

scholarly resource with blog



Usually intellectual, frequently entertaining, mostly fair in its coverage of news, events, and people. 


Screen-free week  

On May 2-8, children, families, and communities around the world will rediscover the joys of life beyond the screen. Unplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time playing, reading, daydreaming, creating, exploring, and connecting with family and friends.


Television watching statistics  

If you thought just watching television was frightening enough, here are some numbers that are truly scary.


Why you should turn off the TV, computer & close the blinds in your bedroom by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.