Item Five: Television, Send Me A Show…

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Before we get to today’s very entertaining Item Five interview, I must pass along yet another impressive gaffe by the blind bats who edit The Boston Globe. Oh, I know, I know – nobody’s perfect. I probably make grammatical errors every day. But it’s just too fun not to [...]

I Was Born In A Little Bitty Tar Hut, Part II

Angry Johnny & The Killbillies
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It started one night with repeated fistfuls of Rolling Rocks and two years later it led to me sitting in a conference room in a tall NYC building, staring at a bunch of guys from a distribution arm of Warner Brothers Records. We had landed [...]

More Things Nobody Will Care About In A Week

A couple of other tidbits that I hope somebody does care about in a week:

I got a free razor in the mail the other day. I’m not quite sure how I got on Gilette’s list, but I’d like to think it’s because someone over there did a search for Scarlett Johansen and got to my [...]

The Scarlet Phenomenon

Unbelieveable. In one of my posts last week, I mentioned that I seemed to be getting a lot of traffic to my site from Google for the query “Scarlett Johansen breast size” or “Scarlett Johansen measurements,” despite never having really mentioned her on my website previously. This was corrected in a comment from Fort Miley, [...]


Time for another installment of “what did people type into a search engine to get to”

scarlett johansen breast size measurements
superstar sunday Dragonheart pics
scarlet johansen pictures
I’d rather hurt you honestly than mislead you with a lie 80’s
why can’t i buy a day pass for google video
chris harford tabs

These are truly a mystery to me, as [...]

Renewable Energy Stock

Renewable Energy Stock
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Back in October, I wrote about my fear and apprehension about getting into the stock market for the first time (other than my various 401K/company options, etc). Additionally, I was trying to invest in responsible companies that were, at least in part, operating with a focus on [...]

I Was Born In A Little Bitty Tar Hut, Part 1

One thing I haven’t really drilled deeply into on this blog are the years we spent trying to make a living running a record label. There is no need to get into a terrible amount of detail on the pains and pleasures behind the actual business – you can do plenty of reading on your [...]