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Hatin’ on Grease

It’s theater time again here in Ann Arbor with Pioneer High School’s production of Grease opening this weekend.   Tickets are still available at Earlier this year, the school’s … Continue reading

November 6, 2015 · 15 Comments

I Had a DeLorean

A couple days ago was October 21, 2015.  For many people, it was a momentous, historic day.   Social media were abuzz with videos, memes, and tributes to that special … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · 3 Comments

Two Hit Wonders – Vertical Horizon

Every so often there’s an artist or group who deserve some kudos for having the necessary qualities (= luck) to double the success of one-hit wonders like Gary Numan and … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

What’s Your Favorite James Bond Theme Song?

I love, love, love James Bond flicks. The opening chase sequences, the intrigue, the gadgets, the villains with overly long monologues, and – of course – the Bond Women.   … Continue reading

September 25, 2015 · 10 Comments

And the 2015 Song of the Summer Was…

Summer was a little disappointing for me.   Here in Michigan, it was the second straight year with lower-than-usual temperatures which resulted in another so-so tomato crop.    The cooler temperatures … Continue reading

September 11, 2015 · 2 Comments

Guilty Pleasures – The Spinners

OK, I call bullshit. A few weeks ago I was watching the annual concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. I only caught the last 30 minutes or … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · 3 Comments

Ghostbusters 3 will be a steaming pile of …

I’m a little late coming to this party, but I just heard they are in the middle of making Ghostbusters 3 for release in 2016. The first Ghostbusters came out … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 6 Comments

Rachel Dolezal Will Get You Dancing

Last week in this space, I featured seven songs that had potential for being THE song of the summer for 2015 and what I thought of each. But did you … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · 2 Comments

What’s Going to be THE Song of Summer for 2015?

It’s summer time!!   After another HORRENDOUS Michigan winter where the temperature was constantly in the single digits (Fahrenheit, not Celsius) I’m glad it’s here.    Of course as soon as … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · 9 Comments

Yes, I’m an adult. But…

I know I’m supposed to be wayyyy more mature than this, but the Pieholes and I have been bonding as of late over these … these… these…     And … Continue reading

May 15, 2015 · 2 Comments