for the Week of April 12, 2002
to the Whole Show
Music: Blue States, "Golden Touch" from "Modular Systems"
You know, it has been said that all politics are local.
Well, actually, all environmental concerns are local. And much of what
we do is environmentally driven. So the golf course is in fact a reflection
of cultural values.
--Michael Hurdzan, describing his philosophy behind designing and building
Music: Yonderboi, "100% Trevira" from "Pabadam EP"
felt more like putting on a clay tennis court, after the abuse of a
singles tournament. The brown was made of sand mixed with oil, and steamrolled.
There was a broom at edge of the brown to sweep up your footprints after
you putted. Or perhaps we were supposed to use the Olympic curling technique
and sweep just in front of the rolling ball. "
--Doug Lansky, playing golf at the sand course at the Dubai Country
Clove in United Arab Emirates.
Music: Alex Cortez, "Smooth" from "Hi-Fidelity Lounge
Aid: Summer Camps: Beyond Crafts and Canoeing
--Our Travel Expert in Residence Rudy Maxa discusses summer camps that go beyond the typical activies.
Music: Yonderboi, "Unconscious" from "Pabadam EP"
Music: Stoppa & Nubby, "Sweet Lassi Dub" from "Mystic
By Design: Richard Meier
"The afternoon light over the Hudson River is
magical. It`s unbelievable the whole office is aglow with that setting
sun streaming through the windows. It`s so beautiful I wouldn`t dream
of being anywhere else."
--Richard Meier, on the beauty of light in New York.
Music: Diffusion, "Second Future" from "Om Lounge v.
blood, the southern Italians say. Blood binds brothers. Blood buries
enemies. Blood settles feuds. I went to Calabria, the bleak, beautiful
arch of the Italian boot, to see and touch the blood of sacred sacrifice."
--Frank Browning on the flagellents during Easter in Calabria.
Music: Tin Hat Trio, "Esperanto" from "Helium"
Music: Fauna Flash, "Tel Aviv (Peter Kruder's Bum Rush the Discotheque
Mix)" from "Vienna Mixes EP"
Of The Week: Weekend of Hope
--Our Travel Expert in Residence Rudy Maxa reveals his
Deal of the Week: Free lodging and other amenities at the Weekend of
Hope event for cancer awareness.
Music: Nightmares on Wax, "A Night's Interlude" from "Smokers
On The Bus With Maya Angelou
"And sometimes we stop the bus and get out and
let sunrise happen to us; just to be alive and be on the side
of the road in Iowa or Illinois, or Mississippi, and see the sunrise.
It's very nice. I believe the bus has given me at least two more years
--Maya Angelou, on her bus savoring the flavor of the country and of the road.
Music: Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, "I'll Rise"
from "Welcome to the Cruel World"
Music: Fug, "Overflow" from "Ready for Us"