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    “Fool me once, shame on…..shame on you. Fool me….you can’t get fooled again.” – George W. Bush

    (Back at ya, buddy.) Friday’s “Evening with Ryan Adams and the Cardinals” will be my last. What gives, Ryan Adams? If you hate your own music and your fans so much, why bother touring? Have you not negotiated your recording contract to provide sufficient income to support your, ummmmm, skateboarding habit, or whatever it is that makes you happy post-rehab? (Note: Friends of mine observed Ryan gleefully skateboarding behind the Pageant post-show, hence the reference.) I thought that absorbing the meaning of grace was part of that whole 12-step thing, but apparently that piece “didn’t take” with you. Demanding assigned seating throughout the venue, a non-smoking environment AND a closed…