BitchBuzz: Keeping Your Heart Light

Yes, in contrast with my earlier rant, here’s something more uplifting (maybe I’ve been taken over by the spirit of Robert Mitchum), AKA my latest column from BitchBuzz. Yes, vagaries of the holiday schedules have given you a kind of “blue moon” from me (I’m mooning you?!). I tried to keep it from getting too…

Unexpected Morecambe

Spotted in Bleecker Bob’s was this EP by the Sugar Rays which features a lovely design of Eric Morecambe‘s iconic face. It does not seem to have helped them succeed: perhaps the existence of the more popular later band Sugar Ray created difficulties. Who can say? And yes, belatedly, I discovered that Kim’s Video is…

No Respect

The other day we watched the television show “The Comedians’ Comedians” hosted by Jimmy Carr. It counted down the top 50 comedians according to, well, comedians. While it was a British show, they did include a number of Americans like Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby, Joan Rivers, Bill Hicks (long lionized in Britain) and Robin Williams….