Quigley Down Under
Brings the "Code of the West" to the foreign soil of Australia. The sequel, "Quigley and Cheese," follows his grandson (Paul Reubens) as he travels to France and takes on French Bullies.
A Bridge Too Far
An example of what happens when you let Allies command U.S. troops.
This Is the Army
Features a young Army Lieutenant with a bright future, you might've heard of him.
Band of Brothers
It is a great tribute to one of many outstanding units of the Allies in World War II. If only more of their accounts could be represented as well.
The Great Escape
"Afraid this tea's pathetic. Must have used these wretched leaves about twenty times. It's not that I mind so much. Tea without milk is so uncivilized." - Flt. Lt. Colin Blythe
"We're all very different people. We're not Watusi, we're not Spartans, we're Americans. With a capital "A," huh? And you know what that means? Do you? That means that our forefathers were kicked out of every decent country in the world."
My Old Man thought enough of this movie he took me to see it in the theater.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
If you don't like it, you'll turn into a newt!
It's a Wonderful Life
A traditional event in the Jostikovitch Christmas Experience.
Tom Cochrane: Mad Mad World
"After all the (stuff), you know, we been through.../There ain't a shovel big enough in the world that can move it."
Clapton, Eric: 461 Ocean Boulevard
Once I digitize this and delete that horribly violent criminal anthem about homicide against law enforcement authorities, it'll be perfect.
Zappa, Frank: Zoot Allures
Gimme a five dollar bill and an overcoat too/ A five dollar bill and a Floorshiem Shoe, oo-oo-oowoo...
Black Crowes, The: Southern Harmony & Musical Companion
One of the recent bands genetically derived from DNA extracted from mattress stains in hotel rooms used by The Small Faces, The Rolling Stones, The Who and quite possibly The Vanilla Fudge.
Alice's Restaurant Massacree
Guthrie, Arlo: Alice's Restaurant
Yes, I really own this album and listen to it from time to time as it suits me.
Waiting for the Sun
Doors, The: Morrison Hotel
The last song is just plain creepy. I think they did it on purpose.
James Gang: Thirds
Joe Walsh when he was an ordinary average guy - in a rock band.
Rolling Stones, The: Exile on Main Street
A serious reprocessed blues product, manufactured in Great Britain.
I am a Wordsmythe who fits in the tiny spaces at either end of bell curves.
Lots of stuff, mostly real profile elements boiled in ammonia:
Married to a Dear Sweet Wife (DSW) and we have three schmedlets (Gracie, Gladys and Guido), a variety of schmedlet associates, plus cats (Psumo, Thunderfoot, Curious Georgette and still mourning the late Chunderpuss).
I was born a congenital Republican in a state where children so afflicted were often drowned shortly after birth. If your blood-pressure rises any time you even think about Ronald Reagan, then you better take your medication.
I will tolerate reasoned, logical rebuttals but will ignore, delete or bann unmitigated flame, shame or the profane at my option.
Profanity, obscenity and extreme vulgarity is not necessary and will not be used here. It may be represented by tangental reference on occasion if I deem it to be useful.
This blog is to help me do my part to identify, examine and analyze dumb things, occasionally using tactical mispellings, textual dialect representations and always incorporating my own unique perspective and talents of obscure thought.
If you see a word misspelled, it is entirely possible that I have made an error. Most of the time it is intentional. If you have a very keen mind, you will get the point of it.