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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Birthday Today - Stanley Jordan
A college classmate of mine -- and one who is much cooler than Eliot Spitzer -- Stanley Jordan, the great jazz guitarist, turns 54 today. Here's one from his early days when his unique style first got noticed: