Thursday, March 17, 2005

End of a March too short

A vocation is a "yes" that requires a thousand "no's."
--Baltimore Mayor Martin O'Malley
In the last (I think) of my St. Patrick's Day-themed posts, Baltimore Mayor Martin O'Malley announced Sunday that he's leaving the Irish rock band he's led since 1988, O'Malley's March. If you live in the area and get a chance to see them, I've heard they're fantastic. We plan to go tomorrow to their show at An Poitin Stil (though Chris doesn't know it yet--I'll tell him when he wakes up, or he can find out by reading this blog).


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