“Hey, is that camera on? I got something to say!” (Or The Map Is Not The Territory)

Posted February 23, 2009 by chartreuse
Categories: chartreuse (beta), new media, personal

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puffy

Everyone’s talking about money these days so when a family member sent me a link to a tv show featuring my cousin and how he made his money I was shocked but decided to watch.

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The Chartreuse Official Grammy Weekend Post (Or Artists Gone Wild!)

Posted February 7, 2009 by chartreuse
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One of the more interesting stories in the history of music is the one about the Guns & Roses album, ‘Chinese Democracy’. It took almost 20 years to create. In between most of the band members quit.

The band signed a deal with Best Buy to be the only distributor of the album. Best Buy expected to sell 1.2 million. It has barely sold 500,000 worldwide.

The album came out in November of 2008.Parts of the album was leaked as far back as 2003 .

The band refused to put out videos for the album.

The leader of the band, Axl Rose, refused to do interviews and hasn’t done one in 9 years.

Until now.

And seeing that he got the questions in advance, it’s a doozy.

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Art, Rocks and Obama (Or how to live in the age of the perpetual remix)

Posted February 5, 2009 by chartreuse
Categories: Army Of One, chartreuse (beta), new rules, NYC, NYTimes

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Back when I was in the record business one of my bosses would always say you can find the future by looking at the edges.

Well he didn’t say that exactly but he would always go first to the gay clubs and see what they was listening to now because he claimed, by next year, everyone would be listening to it.

Some things don’t change.

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Who would ever want to be King? (Or How To Recognize A Revolution In One Easy Step)

Posted January 29, 2009 by chartreuse
Categories: blog networks, chartreuse (beta), new media

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It’s not the best of times for Kings.

From Wall Street titans like Dick Fuld to Main Street titans like Howard Schultz the future looks difficult.

Even the kings of the blogging world are beginning to whine.

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The Problem With Depression-Era Business Business Meetings (Or F*ck You,Pay Me!)

Posted January 15, 2009 by chartreuse
Categories: Army Of One, chartreuse (beta)

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True Story.

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The Break Of Gone (or how to stop being a crash test dummy)

Posted January 14, 2009 by chartreuse
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My first wife asked me to marry her.

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girl trouble

Posted January 13, 2009 by chartreuse
Categories: chartreuse (beta)

Women’s Right activist beheaded

Pregnant as a result of rape she was killed by her family

dispel the illusion on China

Madoff and abortion

He gave her his kidney. And now he wants it back.


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