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Sammy Younan is the program director of Girth Radio: an online radio station that started broadcasting from inside The Pacific Junction Hotel bar (RIP!). At Girth he Hosts My Summer Lair (a pop culture celebration) & In Session… (which features music performances).

An avid writer; Red Letter Nights is his first book. His writing has appeared in the National Post, USA Today, Sole Shift, Relevant and Geek Hard.

Sammy doesn't get along with pants: Down With Pants!

Illuminated Chronicles: Sam Cooke "A Change Is Gonna Come (Official Lyric Video)"

Just in time for Black History Month...Sam Cooke's estate released a lyric video for the powerful and prophetic civil rights anthem A Change Is Gonna Come. If you ah...don't know much about history this video should catch you up:

Bonus Background: This New Yorker article describes The Unlikely Story of A Change Is Gonna Come.


Ziggy Was Here January 8, 1947 – January 10, 2016

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A Good Book Drive 2016