Tag: Great Strides

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Coldplay, “Fix You”

It's springtime again, and Scott Malchus is reflecting on baseball, family and the search for a cure to cystic fibrosis in this week's...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Thomas Newman, “Finding Nemo: Main Title”

People do this all the time: they neglect to ask about my daughter Sophie. They don’t mean to, especially when they receive so many...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Bruce Springsteen, “The Rising”

I had a dream about Bruce Springsteen and he told me what to write. You’re thinking, “Again? Come on, Malchus, all you ever write about...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Kiss, “Detroit Rock City”

You can thank mall cop Paul Blart for this week’s basement song entry. That fictional creation, played so winningly by actor Kevin James...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Bruce Springsteen, “Working on a Dream”

Each spring when Great Strides rolls around and we begin fundraising for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Julie and I do our best to write a...

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Basement Songs: The Beatles, “Here Comes the Sun”

The call came in the middle of the workday, sometime after lunch. Julie was fighting back tears as she drove home from Jacob’s...