Archive for February, 2015

“Live, From New York……” It’s Most of Your Lifetime

It’s not that I’ve grown up with SNL, it’s that we’ve grown OLD together.
In the fall of 1975, I waited with bated breath for this revolution in TV comedy…. and ended up waiting a really LONG time to watch it.
Our local NBC affiliate, which never cleared Star Trek during its NBC network run, chose to not run SNL until [...]

And Overnight…. Everything Changed! The Marvel Super-Hero Team-Up You Wished For Is Really Coming!!

So, late on Monday, February 9th, Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios dropped something of a bombshell, which was the most stunning aftershock of the Sony data hack scandal of late 2014.
Starting with a cross-over appearance by the webslinger in an unnamed Marvel film, the Amazing Spider-Man was coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe… mostly. After [...]

The 57th Annual Grammys Are Almost Here!

The 2015 Grammy Awards are this Sunday night (2/8), and since we’ve not done an awards show preview of any consequence in AGES…. How’s about we take a swing at this year’s top musical categories!!
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I. RECORD OF THE YEAR

Fancy / Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX
Chandelier / Sia
Stay With Me (Darkchild Version) / Sam Smith
Shake It [...]