Finally got the blog up and running again and real life is already interfering with an unscheduled interruption. My brand-new computer system came with a defective battery, which I only figured out after disposing of my old system. So the new one is on its way to the service center as we speak for repair […]Read more "Grrrr….."
Why were the 80s all about the Post-Apocalypse anyway? Even the music videos all took place After The End.Read more "Music (videos) for the Post-Apocalypse"
This may be the most honest sentiment I have ever seen expressed by the Department of Veterans Affairs. “Sorry for any convinence(sic)” indeed.Read more "Spotted at My Local VA Hospital This Morning"
So, I’m deploying soon (National Guard. Middle East. And that’s all I intend to say about it on this blog until I get home.) and went up to the attic to grab some things out of my big rucksack that I thought I might need to pack for mobilization. On the very top was all […]Read more "Everything You Need to Know About Me and Why This Blog is Chronically Three Months Behind"
performance that I’ve ever seen by an OomPah band during Fest season. At least if beats the 5,872,006th rendition of Country Roads Take me Home. h/t Aloof Inc.Read more "Oddly, Not the Strangest"
And also Halloween-worthy. Calico Cooper really looks like her daddy, especially that profile. And it turns out she sings as well as she dances (not that she dances here, but I saw her performing onstage as her father’s lead dancer a number of years ago here in Richmond. Check it out!Read more "And Another Worthy Cover"
except perhaps that Halloween is coming and I opted out of doing another countdown this year, Powerwolf’s cover of “A Touch of Evil” is really pretty damned good. Nothing really can beat Rob Halford of course, but I did enjoy this when I ran across it this week. And the organ is a fabulous touch. […]Read more "Apropos of Nothing"