Category Archives: Music

Good song and a good story

Gotta love Billy Joel’s response to the piano player’s chutzpah. And I LOVE the song.

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Things I Hate that I Like: Bruce Springsteen

For a very long time I thought I was the only person that was this conflicted about Bruce Springsteen. I mean, I LOVE his music but I HATE his politics. I cringed when Governor Chris Christie was so enthusiastic about … Continue reading

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From the land of vanity plates: A rock n roll tribute

This one is self explanatory if you just read the license plate frame. Obviously a huge AC/DC fan.

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A reminder, with history

When I was in grade school, we had “release time” classes. It was religious instruction. Catholics went to their church and we (all Protestants) went to the First Methodist Church. I have no idea why it was “First” because as far … Continue reading

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I nominate…

…this 12-year-old named Chase to advise the Romney campaign. He’s got “the vision thing” (in Bush 41’s famous phrase), he has a strategy (the sign he held up in the audience said “Will you be my first kiss?”) and he … Continue reading

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This never happens to me….

….when I go to the grocery store. I’ve been to grocery stores across the United States and th have never seen anything like this.

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Travelogue of a sort: DC’s Metro system

I was surfing the web and discovered that the Washington DC Metro system recently held auditions for the street performers that appear at various Metro (Metro is Washington DC’s name for its subway system) stations throughout the area. I’ve been intrigued … Continue reading

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A pleasant surprise

I heard the first notes as I approached the escalator that goes up to street level. Its a long escalator so I heard him finish one song and begin another. I went into the coffee shop so I could grab … Continue reading

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Things I hate that I like

There are some things I hate that I like. I mean, I shouldn’t like them because they are not “cool” enough or artistic enough or glib enough – but I still find myself liking them. And I hate myself for … Continue reading

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From the land of vanity plates: An easy one

This was an easy one to figure out. Obviously a fan of Tim McGraw.

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