Almost as good as the site about men who look like…

Almost as good as the site about men who look like Kenny Rogers. I guess they have championships for everything now, huh? Courtesy of Jilly.
Song now playing: Olivia Tremor Control – “Jumping Fences”

This “do-not-call” list business is getting intere…

This “do-not-call” list business is getting interesting. There have been so many back-and-forths on this thing that I am getting dizzy. Thankfully, I’ve never been the recipient of many telemarketing calls, just an occasional call from a credit card company or a long-distance thing, but on average I’d say once per month. I hang up [...]

Guest blogger today……..the guy from the Folger…

Guest blogger today……..the guy from the Folger’s Crystals television commercials! What an honor!
Um, yeah (clears throat), hello there. Testing, testing. One, two? One, two? We clear? Ready? Okay (clears throat, and in deep voice……):
At a recent Boston Red Sox game, we secretly replaced Jeff Copetas’s digital camera with a Minolta SRT 35mm, including a telephoto [...]

Those of us who are Red Sox fans will laugh with e…

Those of us who are Red Sox fans will laugh with equal amusement and pain at this listing, which my friend Matt forwarded me a few moments ago. It’s from Craigslist.org, which is really quite an incredible site. I recently purchased a perfectly functional and almost new washer and dryer on Craigslist for a combined [...]

I’ve come to the realization that Stevie Nicks jus…

I’ve come to the realization that Stevie Nicks just plain sucks. I have a very high appreciation and respect for the ’70s gold sounds of Fleetwood Mac – authors of so many great pop songs, and I always lumped Nicks in there with them. Thinking about it in golf terms, though, she got a total [...]

This is one of my favorite times of the year. The …

This is one of my favorite times of the year. The weather is usually just perfect which means it’s optimized for sleeping, the pennant races are really heating up, football season is getting underway and the leaves undergo their usual wonderous transformation that we’ve grown accustomed to here in New England – a transformation I [...]

So ten years ago, this is what I was playing on my…

So ten years ago, this is what I was playing on my radio show at Kent State, on a Saturday morning at 6am……
WKSR playlist – Saturday, April 25, 1993:
Fishbone – “Sunless Saturday”
Lou Reed – “Heroin”
Pearl Jam – “Dirty Frank”
Faith No More – “We Care A Lot”
Henry Rollins – “Low Self-Opinion”
Book of Love – “Alice [...]