It soothes the savage breast

In 1966 Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel released “Silent Night” which they sang to the background of the seven o’clock news. It was a striking combination. If you listen to the track today (it is on their album “Parsley, Sage Rosemary and Thyme”) you will be saddened to see that the substance of the news has not changed since 1966, only the details. Continue reading