Results closely follow polls, Macron and Le Pen advance.
Breakdown for the second round:
How about some more e-swing – This one mixes in both gypsy jazz and chippy synth tones. What more could I ask for? 🙂
In the final week before the critical battle for second place in the first round, it remains a tight race, with Macron and Le Pen just barely ahead of Melenchon and Fillon by a polling margin of error.
First article below is on the significance of the parliamentary elections which follow the presidential election – the lack of a clear favorite among the electorate will return to inconvenience the winner of the Presidency. Second article is an interesting profile of the candidates for more color – given how little detail we get in US media. Both authors obviously have their favorites.
location: another long drive, nighttime / caffeinated
mario winans / pditty -> niche – i don’t wanna know (hyper disco remix)
mccartney – monkeberry moon delight
katy perry – chained to the rhythm
police -> vanessa lynch – synchronicity II (cover)
george harrison – got my mind set on you
fiona apple – criminal
punch brothers – julep
caravan palace – lone digger
update- removed the cheezy 80s crap (mostly) and… aw shoot, the ending got a bit out of control. Was just supposed to come down with some cute kittypop. its a cool tune anyway….
Amid news that multi-gold-medal-winning olympic douchebag Bill O’Reilly may finally hang up the falafel, cartoonist Ted Rall shares his fond memories of Fox News personalities.