Month: April 2009

Tubesday: Maude

Every Tuesday I write about the television shows I watched growing up and I watched a LOT of tv. Ask my retinas. It should be noted that this particular Tubesday is a special one in honor of Bea Arthur who passed away over the weekend. To me, there are three sitcoms that are the gold standard for live action American… Read more →

Really CNN? Complaining About Twitter?

There was a lot of craziness on Twitter yesterday and the internet in general with regard to the dreaded swine flu outbreak of 2009. I read that the swine flu literally turns people into human/pig hybrids that allow them to hoof across the globe looking for slop…and love. I’m not sure if that’s true, but I do know that the… Read more →

Tubesday: WKRP in Cincinnati

Every Tuesday I write about the television shows I watched growing up and I watched a LOT of tv. Ask my retinas. To this day, I still believe this line is the greatest response one liner in the history of television. That line comes from WKRP in Cincinnati, the hilarious CBS sitcom that ran from 1978 to 1982 and centered… Read more →

Light Rock Monday: Lady

I was a child in the 70’s and early 80’s, a time marked by some of the sweetest, sensitivist and soulfullest pop songs ever. Each Monday, I give you a chance to learn about some of the music I heard as a kid right here on Light Rock Monday. A former girlfriend of mine has this awesome cat named Tubby.… Read more →

Tubesday: Alice

Every Tuesday I write about the television shows I watched growing up and I watched a LOT of tv. Ask my retinas. Television sitcoms have long been known for catch phrases and running gags. From “Pow! Right in the kisser!” to “NORM!” sitcoms have kept us repeating nonsense phrases for decades. One of the most famous catch phrases in tv… Read more →

Finally, A Way to Wear Someone’s Skin Without the Muss and Fuss of Killing and Skinning Someone

Have you ever thought to yourself, “You know what would be AWESOME? Wearing someone’s skin.” Really, you have? Wow. You are a lot freakier than I thought you were. I kinda can’t even look at your right now. I’ll just look over here. Ok, that’s better. Well, since you are weird, you’ll have something to add to your wish list… Read more →

Light Rock Monday: Easy

I was a child in the 70’s and early 80’s, a time marked by some of the sweetest, sensitivist and soulfullest pop songs ever. Each Monday, I give you a chance to learn about some of the music I heard as a kid right here on Light Rock Monday. There are songs that are great for listening, dancing, steering wheel… Read more →