guthrie et voltaire

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Arlo Guthrie on Woodstock, the nature of free concerts, and why he's a registered Republican.

My favorite line:

Have you ever seen “American Idol”?
No, I have never watched it. But I’m thankful we’re living in a world where we can actually afford to waste your time. What a great thing that is.

Somewhat related: Would you feel more insulted being called a Pollyanna or a Pangloss? Answer on Twitter, and I'll post some responses here.