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2008-08-11 21:00:34

By Jeff Miers Ted Nugent is a study in contradictions. One of the finest American rock guitarists to emerge from the '60s, Nugent disavowed the partying ways of his peers in favor of a clean and sober lifestyle, one he says he's maintained his entire life. A manic performer, Nugent, who plays at America's Fair this evening in Hamburg, is known for expletive-laced between-song raps and a fondness for skull-crushing volume. He is fully aligned with the political right, is a serving member...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.