Monthly Archives: February 2011

One of the funniest TV shows ever

On Feburary 28, 1977, Eddie “Rochester” Anderson died in Los Angeles from heart disease at the age of 71. I don’t know if I would call Anderson a comic genius, but he was part of the funniest ensemble that ever … Continue reading

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Oscar who?

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards are coming up this weekend. This year was a record setting year for me…I’ve seen three of the ten movies nominated: True Grit, Toy Story 3, and just last weekend I saw The King’s Speech. … Continue reading

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The historic Abbey Road

October 23, 2010 – With all the talk about EMI possibly selling Abbey Road Studios, the U.K. government has stepped in and declared it a historic site so that no radical changes can be made. Culture Minister Margaret Hodge declared … Continue reading

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Putting the band back together

It happens every time my friend Scott and I go see live music together. We always get the itch to get the band back together. In fact, Scott and I getting together is kind of how the whole band came … Continue reading

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Singers can’t act and actors can’t sing…with the exception of Elvis

My wife watches American Idol. I’ve watched it here and there in the past, mainly to laugh at how ridiculous it is, but refuse to watch this year. One of the main reasons is the fact that Steven Tyler of … Continue reading

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Please Please Me

On February 16th, 1963, “Please Please Me” by the Beatles reached the top of the British rock charts just a month after its release. It was quite an accomplishment, considering it was only the band’s second single. Bill Harry was … Continue reading

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A Valentine’s Day Lesson

First off, I want to sincerely thank all of you who read this blog…from those who stop by occasionally to those who visit everyday. Having said that, I just want to let you all know that I’m cutting back just … Continue reading

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