40 Years On

I don't know about you, but I got a little bit bored with the wall-to-wall coverage of the 40th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's last week. So why am I linking to Jody Rosen's article on the subject? Because it actually has something to say and says it well.

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Never made it to London. A friend worked in a shirt shop in Carnaby Street. Mick Jagger came in to change shirts a few times a month. Ringo Starr walked by early one morning. It was a fun summer. In November I got drafted and sent to Nam. I got back in time for Woodstock. Didn't make it there, neither. History always happens somewhere else ...