Ok, so Ladysmith Black Mombazo was amaaaaazing. If you haven't seen them live, you should. It's an auditory, visual, spiritual, emotional EXPERIENCE. My kids sat transfixed the entire two hours and agreed afterwards it was "the best live performance" they've ever seen.
I wanted so badly to unobtrusively pull out my little FLIP camera and record LBM singing "Amazing Grace" with my Dad's gospel choir, but there was a strict "No Cameras" policy during the performance. The elderly ushers, though petite, looked FIERCE (even though I know Tae Bo, they prolly woulda kicked my butt). I did, however, manage to capture precious few seconds of these guys, whose drumming filled the lobby with magic and joy:
I just wanted to stare at the sun. Is that so wrong? - So the solar eclipse is in a few days and I waited too long so all the glasses you can view the sun with are sold out. I went to Amazon to see the safest ...
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