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  • Burning Flags Press
    The website of Glen E. Friedman. Renowned for both his work with musicians like Fugazi, Minor Threat, Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys, Slayer (and many, many more) as well as his groundbreaking documentation of the burgeoning skateboard phenomenon in the late `70's, Glen has been privvy to (and has summarily captured on film) some of the coolest stuff ever. He's also an incredibly insightful and nice guy to boot.
  • SoHo Blues - Photography by Allan Tannenbaum
    Allan Tannenbaum is a local photographer who has been everywhere and shot everything, from members of Blondie hanging out at the Mudd Club through the collapsing towers of the World Trade Center on September 11th. You could spend hours on this site, and I have.
  • Robert Otter Photographs
    Amazing vintage photographs of New York City, specifically my own neighborhood, Greenwich Village.
  • oboylephoto
    Just some intensely cool photographs of abandoned places.
  • Rikki Ercoli's Legends of Punk
    Much like Glen E. Friedman (see above), Rikki Ercoli has managed to catch some amazing bands in their manic element.
  • Lost & Found Film
    A fascinating website devoted to undeveloped film found in vintage camers. A curious mixture of interesting and spooky.
  • Pinhole Photography by Veronica Saddler
    NYC landmarks shot through a pinhole lens. Neat-o.
  • Eugene Merinov
    Compelling shots of Punk, Post-Punk and New Wave band performing live in various long-lost venues in a pre-sanitized New York City. Great stuff!
  • Edward Colver

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September 11, 2013


rick mcginnis

There's nothing "uber conservative" about the political parties Skrewdriver presumably supported. The BNP, for instance, are against free markets and capitalism, and support protectionism, higher corporate taxation and the prohibition of GM crops. Hardly standard conservative economics. Like most nationalist parties, what they end up promoting is a form of socialism, with the government overseeing trade and business policies on the way to creating their perfect society. You don't find that in von Mises or Hayek. I'm sorry, but I just get my back up when people throw this word around - most people who use the term "neo-conservative," for instance, haven't a clue what it means. (Hint: Pat Buchanan isn't one.)


You're right and you're wrong. Alex didn't mention Neo-Conservatives, he called them conservative, small C. Reactionary hate-mongers works too.
Skrewdriver wouldn't be mad keen on the Neo-Cons, considering the fact that the movement was started by a bunch of Jewish nogoodniks.

rick mcginnis

I didn't say that Alex called them neo-conservatives - I just mentioned the term as an other example of a description that gets thrown around without being understood. Read what I wrote again.

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