JP Barlow was the kind of cat who convinced me that I didn't need to be stuck in any pigeonholes that were not of my own devising.

He told me through his words and works that I could be a weirdo without concern for those who didn't understand me.

He gave that gift to me and to multitudes and for that he will always be a major voice ringing in my soul.

Roll on merrily, old man, and thanks for the trip.


all I can remember is being a kid and finding out about the EFF, and thinking, "that needed doing"

not everybody who sees a thing that needs doing will do it, I already knew that

so I was glad someone was


I love that the same droog to start the EFF also introduced the Dead to Dr. Leary.

He's been like a Paul Bunyan of my lifetime.

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