Pop Culture

Sky Doge!

Friday, May 30, 2014
Sky Doge!

My friend Kelly snapped this photo near Bozeman, and it seemed perfectly suited to a little doge-izing.

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Pain Scale

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Pain Scale

Made a trip to the doc last week (just meds refill) and was entertained by this Cartman-inspired “Pain Scale” chart. If your pain level is at “10″ then you are unconscious.

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St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Friday, May 16, 2014
St. Paul & The Broken Bones

A couple of weeks ago, I was in the kitchen and my lovely bride was watching “The Late, Late Show” with Craig Ferguson. Toward the end of the show, I heard music…good music. Soulful music. Amazing music. It was…incredible. I went into the living room to watch it, and froze in place – it was that amazing. The band’s name: St. Paul & The Broken Bones. I haven’t been this excited about a “new” band since…um…maybe late 1982, when Duran Duran hit the scene. Seriously. And believe it or not, three days later, when my wife and I ate...

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“That 80s Show”

Friday, May 9, 2014
“That 80s Show”

No, I’m not talking about the lame attempt to replicate the success of the (abominable) “That 70s Show.” I’m talking about “The Goldbergs,” which doesn’t quite know what happened when in the 80s. As I noted previously: But no – the episode that I watched last night revealed that it won’t be set in the 80s for too much longer, apparently – one of the young characters does a “Say Anything” moment, standing outside a girl’s window, boombox raised high…and “Say Anything” was released in April 1989. That’s firmly in George H.W. Bush territory, and New Kids On The...

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