Mon May 14, 2012
The Two-Way

Seizing The American Dream: From Janitor To Ivy-League Graduate

Columbia University janitor Gac Filipaj give a thumbs up during the Columbia University School of General Studies graduation ceremony on Sunday.
Jason DeCrow AP

There are few stories as sweet as that of Gac Filipaj. He's a 52-year-old refugee who emmigrated from a war-torn former Yugoslavia to work as a janitor at one of America's premiere universities.

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Mon May 14, 2012
It's All Politics

Obama Campaign Questions Lessons Of Romney's Business Experience

Originally published on Tue May 15, 2012 8:10 am

President Obama's re-election campaign is attacking Mitt Romney's business experience, perhaps his strongest selling point as a candidate, in a new TV ad in five swing states.

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Sun May 13, 2012
Alt.Latino: The Show

¡Mami! Four Latin Songs For Mother's Day

Originally published on Sun May 13, 2012 10:09 am


Sat May 12, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Gary Moore

Gary Moore's 2001 album, 'Back to the Blues' - following in such blues efforts as Still Got the Blues, After Hours, and Blues Alive
CMC International

I have always felt that, when the great Blues and Rock guitarists of later 20th Century are listed, Gary Moore should be included alongside Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy and B. B. King.

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Sat May 12, 2012

Weekend Audition: Milk Carton Kids

Screencap from the video "I Still Want a Little More" by The Milk Carton Kids (Studio Footage)