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By Larry Harris, Curt Gooch, Jeff Suhs

Now it may be advised! the real, behind-the-scenes tale of Casablanca files, from an eyewitness to the surplus and madness. Casablanca was once no longer a made of the Seventies, it used to be the Seventies. From 1974 to 1980, the panorama of yankee tradition was once a ceremonial dinner of hedonism and self-indulgence, and no one or corporation in that period used to be extra emblematic of the days than Casablanca documents and its magnetic founder, Neil Bogart. From his bold first signing of KISS, in the course of the discovery and superstardom of Donna summer time, the Village humans, and funk grasp George Clinton and his circus of freaks, Parliament Funkadelic, to the descent into the manic international of disco, this publication charts Bogart's meteoric good fortune and eventual cave in less than the burden of out of control ego and hype. it's a compelling story of ambition, greed, extra, and a few of the era's greatest track acts.

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Social and economic conditions, thoroughly influenced and aided by technology, have altered our lives in profound ways that we have yet to understand. With continuing expansion of the world’s population—an expected number by the UN projects the total to be at least half again, almost nine billion, by 20752—conflicts and conflagrations are roiling the peace and there is no end to the effect of how these uneasy times change everyone’s worldview. 3/4 Economic and political events in various parts of the world have increased emigration, making the United States still a desirable destination.

18 30 fragmentation and coalescence • Palmer and de Quadros Elderly and Non-School-Based Populations A major aspect of world population growth is related to age categories. S. Administration on Aging tells us that by 2030, there will be seventy-two million persons sixty-five and older in America. 19 In fact, with rare exceptions, the whole world is seeing an increase in longevity. Europe compares favorably with the United States,20 although Japan, as a non-representative Asian example exceeds Europe and America by a few years.

The profession truly needs a Circe to warn of the dangers at the same time that it takes advantage of the full benefits. We are on a tight rope demanding extraordinary balance. Although we do benefit enormously from the development of a wide variety of technologies, negative effects may also be felt in ways completely unanticipated. This effect might be excessive time devoted to recently acquired toys, the obsession with social media, and to the loss of remembering that technology is a means, a way of producing something of substance, whether that be a new and more efficient way to teach theory, for example, or to develop new approaches to composition, and even to the next composition worthy of a Pulitzer Prize.

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