R.I.P. Hot Rod

As you all know by now, Rowdy Roddy Piper died yesterday.  Like pretty much all wrestlers, he was too young.  There are a million things I could say.  I was lucky enough to see him hit Jimmy Snuka in the head with the coconut on the USA network when I was a kid as it…

Lenny Kravitz – American Woman

Ghost of Pop Culture Future:  Lennnyyy Kraaaaviiiiits…. Lenny Kravitz:  *rocks obliviously* GOPCF:  Ten years from now this woman will write some books about this kid with a bow and arrow and political intrigue and dystopian society and murdering and what-not. Lenny Kravitz:  *keeps rocking and thinks to himself: more like Heather DAMN!* GOPCF:  Anyway…they will…

B.B. King Dies at 89

Blues legend B.B. King died this morning at the age of 89 after having quite a few health problems later in life.  But he did make it to 89.  Blues people seem to live a long time overall.  Maybe bitching all the time is good for your health.  My Catholic Nana lived to her 90s…

Friday Nineties – The Rock

The early ’90s were one of the worst times in the history of the WWE.  I mean, they could at least still call themselves the WWF but other than that it was a big horror show.  I remember having am SNES game that featured: Bret Hart The Undertaker Shawn Michaels Razor Ramon Bam Bam Bigelow…

Get Out of My Mind, Acura

So if you have ever seen Fight Club or like music then you have heard Where is My Mind by The Pixies.  So you might have been confused like I was when I heard an Acura commercial that seemed to be ripping it off. I am a grown man and I am still not 100%…

Friday Nineties – 1997 – Buffy the Vampire Slayer

If any of you were about to correct me and tell me that the Buffy movie came out in 1992, not 1997, shut up.  The movie was OK.  The TV series was extraordinary.  And not just because I have a weird thing for Sarah Michelle Gellar.  I apparently only have a weird thing for her…