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5✭♫: Coltrane and Hartman · That’s short for John Coltrane and John­ny Hart­man, record­ed in one session—most songs in one take—on March 7, 1963. It sold a zil­lion copies back then, and was in­fa­mous­ly nom­i­nat­ed as the Great­est Record­ing Of All Time by some rock&roll-hating snob in a glossy mag in I think the ear­ly Eight­ies; but that was then, and I’m bet­ting that a lot of peo­ple who’d re­al­ly like it have nev­er heard of it. (“5✭♫” se­ries in­tro­duc­tion here; with an ex­pla­na­tion of why the ti­tle may look bro­ken.) ...
Patent Preaching · OK, I have to ac­knowl­edge that just pos­si­bly there are more than four words to be said on the eve of the war that Mi­crosoft is (ap­par­ent­ly) about to launch against the whole tech­nol­o­gy in­dus­try ...
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