Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Smartest Guy (No Longer) in Town

Seems as though Hollywood’s business and community leadership is growing inpatient at the lack of interest in Sean Cononie Memorial Vacant Lot, formerly known as a homeless shelter and eyesore. About two years ago, the city of Hollywood handed Sean … Continue reading

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Ten Years After

…. with apologies to the late great Alvin Lee. It has nothing to with him or the band, just that I found this from exactly 10 years ago today and thought it worth a second look. Holy Hell, It’s Christmas … Continue reading

Posted in Golden Oldies (Deja Vu All Over Again) | 3 Comments

Happy Birthday!

No, not you, Jesus — first we have a real immortal. Ludwig van Beethoven December 16, 1770 – March 26, 1827

Posted in People Who Died, Died | 4 Comments

Booth With a View

The Season, as it’s known in commercial circles, began in earnest on Friday, even while the turkey feathers were still flying. Can you hear the pleasant jingling sound of cash registers ringing up sales? Oh, wait, it’s all digital now. … Continue reading

Posted in Gen. Snark, Maj. Snafu, Corp. Punishment | 13 Comments