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The Lonesome Jubilee

Band: John Mellencamp Album: The Lonesome Jubilee Best song: Awful. None. Worst song: The whole album is poopy. In the pantheon of my early memories, one of the most striking is that of Harold Washington’s death. Harold Washington was Chicago’s first black mayor and an extremely popular mayor, at that. In office for four years, […]

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