The Core Dump

A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures

[By Nic Lindh on Thursday, 01 October 2009]

Out of Nebraska

Springsteen brings the angst of being human like none other.

When Springsteen brings the angst of the human condition, he brings the angst of the human condition.

Witness:

Maybe you got a kid, maybe you got a pretty wife

the only thing that I got’s

been bothering me my whole life

From “State Trooper” off Nebraska, the album that makes you feel like you’re driving a crapped-out Camaro on a two-lane blacktop by endless cornfields on a rainy night.

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