Saturday, May 24, 2008
Utah Phillips, R.I.P.
Utah Phillips, renowned Wobbly, folky and story-teller, has passed away. I had the great fortune to see a fantastic evening with Phillips back in my Madison days among a crowd that had more than its share of radicals and Wobblies.
UPDATE: Here is a nice obituary...
UPDATE 2: Here is a tribute by Amy Goodman of Democracy Now!
Here is Utah telling "the funniest story I ever heard":