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Page Two: Row My Boat Ashore
Row My Boat Ashore
Louis Black bids farewell in his final "Page Two" column

Louis Black, Sept. 7, 2017

Page Two: The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
Celebrating love and resistance at Terry and Jo Harvey Allen's 55th wedding anniversary

Louis Black, July 13, 2017

Leaving It Up to Her
On Margaret Moser: Happy together, then, now, and forever

Louis Black, June 29, 2017

God Is Alive, Magic Afoot, and Music Everywhere
Egmont Street was where we discovered Risk, Quaaludes, phone phreaking – and some of the greatest albums ever released

Louis Black, June 22, 2017

Dancing at the Revolution With the Radio On!
Louis Black recalls the joys of driving around and falling in love with pop songs

Louis Black, June 15, 2017

Unfortunately the Left Is Guilty of Hypocrisy Even If the Right Is More Openly Oppressive
Adding a "but" to freedom of speech is unacceptable

Louis Black, June 1, 2017

When “Patriotism” Means Petulance
So much for draining the swamp

Louis Black, May 25, 2017

Hey Hey, My My
Jonathan Demme will never die

Louis Black, May 11, 2017

"Trouble Comin' Every Day"
And too many couldn’t be happier about it

Louis Black, May 4, 2017

Page Two: The Air He Breathed, the Baby Blue Sunglasses He Wore
The Air He Breathed, the Baby Blue Sunglasses He Wore
Jonathan Demme, 1944-2017

Louis Black, April 27, 2017

It’s Not That We Can’t Handle the Truth but That We No Longer Want To

Louis Black, April 13, 2017

The Media Has Always Been Biased
The history of American journalism is one of slanted and limited coverage

Louis Black, April 6, 2017

Frogs Were the Second Plague
The Time of the Toad, and a time to dance

Louis Black, March 30, 2017

It Is the Worst of Times, It Is the Worst of Times
It is the age of little wisdom, it is the age of foolishness

Louis Black, Feb. 23, 2017

The U.S. Swings Like a Pendulum Do
The good news is, the Constitution is specifically designed to work amidst controversy and hatred

Louis Black, Feb. 16, 2017

Loving and Hating John Wayne, Meryl Streep, Free Speech
Public or private, unspoken or expressed, the rights of every citizen are guaranteed

Louis Black, Jan. 12, 2017

Page Two: The Path Back to Believing
The Path Back to Believing
It only takes a moment for the ordinary to transform

Louis Black, Jan. 5, 2017

Bye Bye Social Safety Net
Tearing down the social safety net will be a lot easier than building it back again when it is realized how necessary it is

Louis Black, Dec. 22, 2016

Time for All Those Who Voted Their Conscience to Claim Their Credit in Trump’s Election?
Congratulations on feeling pure and noble. Guess where it got us.

Louis Black, Dec. 15, 2016

Telling Stories, Watching Movies
The real and the known, the unreal and then some

Louis Black, Dec. 8, 2016

An Immodest Proposal
Preventing the music scene from burdening the city

Louis Black, Dec. 1, 2016

This Too Shall Pass, Or … Ain’t Got Time for That Now
Along came Trump

Louis Black, Nov. 23, 2016

True Stories: Then and Now
Connecting the dots between the SIMS Foundation and a day on the set of David Byrne's sleeper hit film

Louis Black, Nov. 17, 2016

Where Do We Go From Here?

Louis Black, Nov. 10, 2016

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us
Whoever wins the election, the damage is already done

Louis Black, Nov. 3, 2016

Page Two – Alex Jones: Demon Hunter
“Clinton and Obama stink of sulfur, so they must be demons”

Louis Black, Oct. 20, 2016

Page Two – BFI: Blaze Foley Inside
11 verses in search of a song

Louis Black, Oct. 13, 2016

Pay-to-Play City Politics
When it comes to Austin's independent businesses, the City too often is part of the problem

Louis Black, Oct. 6, 2016

Two Candidates in Search of a Presidency
And an electorate looking for comic book superheroes

Louis Black, Sept. 29, 2016

Otto Binder Had a Vision
The great science-fiction and comic book writer already had a name for Trump back in the 1950s – Bizarro

Louis Black, Sept. 15, 2016

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