Friday, July 03, 2015

Happy National Fired Clam Day!

Anniversary of the death of Jim Morrison

Happy Dog Days!

Happy Eat Your Beans Day!

Thursday, July 02, 2015

We're #1! We're #1! We're #1!

And once again, the DC region pulls ahead of the pack!  Ah, how I've loved the TSA agents at Dulles.  The ones who've yelled at me, and scowled at me, and slowed me down...

The End Of An Era

Ultra-Rare Dylan Album For Sale
Hopefully, whoever picks it up will put these rarities out on the Internet..

(Thanks for the link, Erik!)

The cutting edge of donut decorating

Happy Birthday Airplane!

Premiered on this date in 1980.

Happy Birthday Shaft!

Premiered on this date in 1971.

Happy Birthday Plan 9 From Outer Space!

Premiered on this date in 1959.

Happy Birthday Roy Bittan!

Happy Birthday Stephen Stucker!

One of my fave character actors.

Happy Birthday Hermann Hesse!

Happy Birthday Paul Williams of the Temptations!

Wednesday, July 01, 2015



MST3000 Headboard!

Happy Birthday Isaac Sears!

A Patriot.

Happy Birthday Fred Schneider!

Happy Birthday Dan Aykroyd!

Happy Birthday Debbie Harry!

Happy International Reggae Day!

Happy National Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day!


Happy National Hot Dog Month!


Happy National Ice Cream Month!


Tuesday, June 30, 2015


Anniversary of the Tunguska Event

Happy Birthday Lights Out! (the TV show)

Premiered on this date in 1946.

Happy Birthday Flo Ballard!

Happy Birthday N.O.W.!

Founded on this date in 1966.

Happy National Ice Cream Soda Day!


Happy Go For A Stroll Downtown Day!

Happy National Meteor Watch Day!

Monday, June 29, 2015

Darwin wins in the long run...

The stupid can't reproduce...

I don't envy folks who try to learn English...

Mini-Muffins for Captain Worf

Happy Birthday Oriana Fallaci!

Happy Birthday Ray Harryhausen!

Happy National Hug Day!

Sunday, June 28, 2015

An interview with Frank Ferrante about An Evening With Groucho

I've see Ferrante's show - it is FANTASTIC!  I cannot recommend it too highly.  If you are a fan of Groucho, or want to be, it is Essential.

To Boldly Go..

Given Chinese quality control and corruption, it will be interesting to see if this thing lasts longer than the original three year series....

Happy Birthday to Where The Action Is!

Premiered on this date in 1965.

Today is the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots of 1969

Happ;y Birthday Gilda Radner!

Hapy Birthday Mel Brooks!

Today is Wolr War One Commemoration Day

Happy Paul Bunyan Day!

Saturday, June 27, 2015


An interesting technique. 

(Thanks for the link, Doug!)

Happy National Flash Fiction day!

Happy Birthday Dark Shadows!

Premiered on this date in 1966.

Happy Birthday Bob Keeshan!

Happy Birthday Helen Keller!

Happy Smokey The Bear Day!

Anniversary of the Attack of the Fruita Vampire!