Thursday, September 29, 2016

Doritos joins the fight against vampires!

(Thanks for the link, Dennis!)

A good article about Rockpile!/article/how_rockpile_tried_and_failed_to_save_rock_and_roll_by_mitchellcohen

One of the most under-rated rock bands of all time.

Happy Birthday Jasper Maskelyne!

Happy Birthday Tommy Boyce!

Happy Birthday to The Prisoner!

My all-time favorite TV show.  Premiered on this date in 1967 (in the UK).

Happy Birthday Joseph Rhine!

Happy Birthday Mark Farner!

Happy Birthday Jerry Lee Lewis!

Happy Birthday Madeline Kahn!

Happy National Pumpkin Day!

Today is National Poisoned Blackberry Day

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Today is the anniversary of the start of the siege of Yorktown

Happy Birthday Janeane Garofalo!

Happy Birthday David Walker!

Happy Birthday James Warren!

A Patriot.

Happy Drink Beer Day!

Happy Crack Nut Day!

Happy National Strawberry Cream Pie Day!


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Happy Birthday Randy Bachman!

Happy Birthday Mr. Loaf!

Happy Birthday Zacherley!

Happy Birthday Thomas Nast!

The greatest American editorial cartoonist of all time.  Creator of the modern Santa Claus.

Happy Birthday Samuel Adams!

A great patriot.  One of the essential men of the Revolution.

Happy Ancestor Appreciation Day!

Monday, September 26, 2016

The Staten Island Ferry 'Disaster'

Fun stuff!

Happy Birthday to Carnival of Souls!

Premiered on this date in 1962.

Happy Birthday to The Beverly Hillbillies!

Premiered on this date in 1962.

Happy Birthday Gilligan's Island!

Premiered on this date in 1964.

Happy Birthday abbey Road! (the album)

Released on this date in 1969.

Happy Birthday Bryan Ferry!

Happy Birthday Edmund Gwenn!

As close as we're ever going to get to Santa Claus.

Happy Birthday Abraham Whipple!

A Patriot.

Happy Johnny Appleseed Day!

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Happy Math Storytelling Day!

Happy Birthday Rocky Horror Picture Show!

Premiered on this date in 1975.  I see you shiver with Anticipation!

Happy Comic Book Day!

Happy National One Hit Wonder Day!

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Pulp Studies Symposium coming to Harrisonburg, VA

Apple and Cidery activities coming up in Virginia

RIP Buckwheat Zyedeco

Hey Jude reached #1 on this date in 1968.

One of my faves.

Happy Birthday Gerry Marsden!

Happy International Rabbit Day!

Happy Birthday Jim Henson!

Happy National Punctuation Day!

Friday, September 23, 2016

Sad news about Terry Jones of Monty Python

RIP John D. Loudermilk

Happy Birthday to Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid!

Premiered on this date in 1969.

Today is the anniversary of Nixon's Checkers speech

Happy Birthday John Lomax!

Happy Birthday Rosalind Chao!

Happy Birthday Bruce!

Happy Birthday Santo!

Happy Birthday Ray Charles

An American Treasure.

Happy Native American Day!