In September of 1973, Frank Zappa released Over-Nite Sensation. The Wikipedia has it that it is, and I quote, “the seventeenth studio album by Frank Zappa and the Mothers Of Invention“. Given the manner in which Frank Zappa‘s albums are counted, I am going to go with my gut instinct that the Wikipedia means this literally, that it is indeed the seventeenth album that Frank Zappa made with The Mothers Of Invention. Whether this means it is Frank Zappa‘s seventeenth album is unclear from the information I have read. Given the pace at which Zappa churned out albums, however, I kind of doubt it. Continue Reading
I am not going to even try to pretty this one up today. Today, I want to talk about a subject that strikes at the heart of every Powell Aspie, whether they be fully grown or still a child. I am not sure exactly when it happened, but posts abound about the murder of four year old Daniel Corby. Lydia Brown has also posted a good statement about this.