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Born: 1924-09-14
Profession: Athlete
Nation: American
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Gaylord Perry and Willie McCovey should know each other like a book. They've been ex-teammates for years now.

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He slides into second with a stand up double.

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You never ask why you've been fired because if you do, they're liable to tell you.

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But that's something that I like about scoring film: it makes me reach out of the parameters of my self, it requires me to do things musically that I wouldn't normally do left to my own devices.

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First, I'm trying to edit down about 7 hours of material which I made prior to the Cop days and find some way to get it out. This stuff is pretty out there, mostly sonic collages and tape manipulations.

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I do remember being in high school and trying to go to an Outlaws concert, but I was too drunk and ended up in trouble with the police at some truck stop on 95 in Connecticut.

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I think that one of the strengths of Cop Shoot Cop lay in the different, and at times, clashing personalities, Ideally, I want to have both ways of working in my life.

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When I recorded Contra la Puerta, I never really thought out doing the material live. Mostly because I haven't really seen any electronic music performed live in an interesting way.

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Also, differences of opinion can be creatively stimulating as well as frustrating.

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With Frat House, at times I needed to make music that would reflect what these fraternity brothers might actually listen to, but still keep it within the realm of a score; it still had to lead the viewer through the scene, or just help create the mood.

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And I definitely have an affinity with the piano.

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And I don't know where I'm heading. I mean, I've got a pretty good idea of what I want in life.

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And I think that I'd be a natural for scoring horror movies.

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And when that's working, the sum can be greater than the parts.

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As a kid, I used to go see all the jazz players, Oscar Peterson, Stan Kenton, Dave Brubeck, Dizzy Gillespe.

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But Contra la Puerta was done mostly in the opposite way, starting with sounds and melodies.

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But things can happen in a band, or any type of collaboration, that would not otherwise happen.

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For electronica music, David Linton has been doing this series called Unity Gain, which is pretty cool.

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I actually went to film school and was making experimental films for a short time, so it wasn't such a leap.

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I don't think I really know just how cool Satan really was when I was in Junior High School. Now, thanks to Marilyn Manson, it's no longer a secret.

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I grew up outside of DC, New York state, and Connecticut.

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I guess professionally it began when Hal Hartley used some music of mine in his film The Unbelievable Truth.

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I like to think that my finest hour is still ahead of me, so I can look forward rather than look backward.

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I'm from all over the Northeast.

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I'm just like you, only I'm different because I'm me.

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If the finest hour is now, then I'll always be in it.

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In scoring, I usually start with a sound or group of sounds, searching out what feels right.

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So, through playing with Cop I realized that there is a potentially interested audience out in the world.

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Then I took 8 years of French Horn, first jazz, and then classical.

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Unfortunately, however, I have too many desires to make a good Buddhist.

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Yes, I was forced to take piano lessons for 8 years as a child.

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But in my college years it got to the point where my friends and I didn't do anything without consuming a massive amount of alcohol before we went anywhere or did anything, and you know that.

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Global Warming: It is a hoax. It is bad science. It is high-jacking public policy. It is the greatest scam in history.

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A majority of American citizens are now becoming skeptical of the claim that our carbon footprints, resulting from our use of fossil fuels, are going to lead to climatic calamities. But governments are not yet listening to the citizens.

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It is the greatest scam in history. I am amazed, appalled and highly offended by it. Global Warming; It is a scam. Some dastardly scientists with environmental and political motives manipulated long term scientific data to create an illusion of rapid global warming.

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Roger Revelle died of a heart attack three months after the Cosmos story was printed. Oh, how I wish he were still alive today. He might be able to stop this scientific silliness and end the global warming scam. He might well stand beside me as a global warming denier.

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The key players are now all in place in Washington and in state governments across America to officially label carbon dioxide as a pollutant and enact laws that tax us citizens for our carbon footprints.

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There is no significant man-made Global Warming underway and the science on which the computer projections of weather chaos are based is badly flawed.

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Don't sit and wish for some ideal; the grass is not always greener with the big house and cars and artwork.

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Race is used, by all of us, in the most manipulative ways, is often force-fit and reduced to something it isn't, to something that gives us a sense of comfort, a false one. Many of us thought - needed to feel - the whole business was 'settled.' But it's not, never has been. Laws have only taken us so far.

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A man is entitled to a few secrets.

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Blacks essentially play the race card, when necessary as a counter to white privilege.

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Every writer secretly hopes that what he or she has written will endure.

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There is a sense that women are more anchored than men in our society.

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At the very least, we want everything to go on hold for a while because there is this feeling that we're heading down a path in a way that we never, ever intended when we were 18 and dreaming of what life would be like.

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I have an obligation as a writer to tell a story as interestingly as possible, but with integrity and not inserting false drama... I'm looking to be subtle, but being a wordsmith does not interest me - I want to communicate.

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In writing non-fiction about people who are living, you are always walking a fine line, carrying a burden to be fair that, in my opinion, should always be there.

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Race is a subject about which there are points of agreement, and about which there is no agreement; a subject that is either spoken of reluctantly, or not spoken of at all.

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Though it's impossible for us to legislate one's thoughts and feelings, we still need things like affirmative action in place because without measures like it, people in charge would not have, sadly, enough impetus to do, as cliched as it sounds, the right thing.

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