Today is February 29th. Every 4 years ( what we call a leap year ) there is one extra day in February. In my case I get one extra day to move all my shit and get the fuck out. Yes, I am being evicted from my haunted cottage. Where I will go? Who knows? I’m putting all my guitars and books and records in storage and getting the fuck out of dodge. Why am I being evicted you ask? Long story but the gist is the slumlord I rent from never made any repairs, never took care of the yard, treated the place like it was his private dump, moved his boat into the backyard, etc. etc. and I couldn’t take it anymore. So it wasn’t necessarily because the ancestral Tequesta Indian spirits that lived there were getting to me…( they were. )
So back to this whole leap year thing. One extra day every 4 years? What? You probably get the impression that the Gregorian calendar isn’t the most accurate way to tell time. It was a Papal bull, an edict from the Pope back in 1582. One day the Pope says, ok people today’s date is such and such ( to the consternation of calendar makers everywhere ) and they had no choice but to go along his bull. Of course that only affected those unfortunate souls that lived in Christendom A.D. ( move ) Everywhere else to this very day…it’s just a bunch of PAPAL BULL!
read more about the origins of the Gregorian calendar here:
p.s. don’t click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5dQPuHkM8t8&feature=plcp&context=C3620aa3UDOEgsToPDskLtrwwg00ho0K_wRKK1r_jb
I am writing this from the service plaza at Yeehaw Junction. I’m headed back south to Hollyweird and my haunted cottage ( more on that later. ) I had to go, not only do I have gigs on the beach this weekend, I’m out of weed!? So it’s been a hell of a week. Ostensibly, I was on my way to the rainbow gathering in Ocala Nat’l Forest but it was too damn c-c-cold. I would have froze my nuts off so I ended up taking a detour. I did learn that when you leave South Florida, people in other parts of the state are actually nice! First I’d like to thank the lovely ladies of Orlando for keeping me warm. Thank you FOR A REAL GOOD TIME!!! I’ll be back…
and I also want to thank Jupiter for taking good care of me and getting me back on the road.
…LOVE YOU MAAAN!
Ok so here’s a true tale about a man named Jones…
Antoine Jones was a club owner in Washington D.C. that the cops suspected of being a cocaine trafficker. Without his knowledge, they attached a G.P.S. tracking device to his vehicle and while he was ultimately convicted and sentenced to life in prison, that conviction was later overturned by the Supreme Court this past January 23rd (U.S. vs. Jones ) who ruled that attaching the device constituted a warrantless search, which are restricted under the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
here’s what Wikipedia has to say on warrantless searches and the Fourth Amendment:
The moral of the story?
Fush you mang!
We don’t need your stinking morals.
We got a CONSTITUTION!
know your rights and don’t let the bastards get you down!
enjoy your weekend people…
p.s. I’m at Jakes on the Beach tonight 5 – 9pm and the Organic Brewery tomorrow 4 – 8pm.
Let’s set the record straight.
We here at Space Hippie Worldwide Ministries in no way condone or advocate the use of illegal drugs.
Medical Marijuana is for patients that have…
a PHYSICIAN’S REFERRAL.
ONLY USERS LOSE DRUGS!!!
You got that?
Dear Faithful, I know you’re all hungry for some fresh blog but Daddy just don’t have the time no more, too busy playing on the beach with Crazy Bill, every night and every day, trying to make a buck. Season only lasts so long so I’m working my ass off and one day soon I just might be a big star here in Hollywood. That would be in Hollywood, FLORIDA not Hollywood, Cali-forn-i-a. Hollywood, Florida if you don’t know has a beach. Hollywood,California just got a bunch of beeches.
We’ve been playing a lot on Dania Beach too. That’s just north of Hollywood Beach where A1A ends. We play at Dania Beach Grill and this Friday Hollywood ( the one in Cali) is coming to town. They’re shooting a major motion picture called Exposure there starring former Lost Boy, Corey Feldman.Yes’m the COREY FELDMAN!!! ( ha ha ha… that fucker better bring his own blow this time ) Anyway if you want to be in the movie, then show up. That’s this Friday Februray 10th. We start playing at noon. For more info call Dania Beach Grill at (954) 923-4148
p.s. we’ll be playing at the Jakes on the Beach later that day from 5 til 8pm and Saturday at the Hollywood Organic Brewery on Saturday from 4 – 8pm.
hmmm…as I said, I would post some videos of us playing but Word Press wants to now charge me for a video upgrade ( I guess I can’t blame them, they’re trying to make buck too. ) So for now these pics will have to do…
’til then, be good people, One Love…
p.s. tell Nancy Botwin I do regret my decision and I want her back, she knows that.