The DC Movie Universe is Coming

This month’s issue of Empire magazine has a feature on Suicide Squad and Jared Leto, who was rumored to be in character the whole shoot, finally had something to say about being The Joker.  This all comes from Batman News which is where I get my…well…my news about Batman.  Derh. “There was definitely a period of…detachment,” Leto…

Friday Nineties – Ross Perot was the original Trump

Back in 1992, super rich guy Ross Perot ran for President against Bill Clinton and George Bush. He didn’t win but he did get a decent number of votes and Republicans love to say that it was Perot that cost Bush the election.  Actually, lots of people say that because it seems like something that…

Special lady pens are not an actual thing, Bic

So…. Bic screwed up. They put this ad out, apparently in South Africa, to celebrate Women’s Day. But it didn’t take long for it to be all over the internet. Because, as one of my favorite tweets said, what the actual f&%$, Bic? I don’t even think I have to begin to explain to anybody…

Trump Really Doesn’t Care

Donald Trump was on all the TV talk shows this morning vowing to not apologize to Megyn Kelly.  I would hope not.  Not because I agree with him on anything, except his refusal to apologize for anything and his insistence that everything that happens to him is the best.  He is the Black Knight from…

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…

Friday Nineties – Top Stories of 1996

For some weird reason, the Top Ten News Events of 1996 are still up on CNN’s website.  That was 19 years ago.  How many of the things do you remember, and, if you do remember them, how they doing now? Israel elects Netanyahu – and he is still there!  Or at least he left and…

Friday Nineties – The Long Island Lolita

In a story with absolutely NO winners, Amy Fisher was a 16 or 17 year old Long Island chick who was banging / being statuatory raped by a grown man named Joey Buttafuoco (snicker).   So one thing led to another and she has someone drive her to the Buttafuoco abode and Mrs. Buttafuoco (yes I…