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Archive for January 2008

Thanks, Again.

January 25, 2008

Well, it was going to happen sooner or later. After my post about the THANKS ROCK (seen below), I knew there would have to be an epilogue. But I didn’t know how that was going to play itself out. Now I do. And here it is. I got a special gift for Hannukkah. It’s awesome. […]

Haiku For Local 1980’s Weather Puppet, Albert the Alley Cat

January 24, 2008

Your puppety soft face moved. I screamed and ran off. Now I want you to call me.

I’m Back!

January 24, 2008

Hi, everybody! Sorry about the wait, but I’ve been out galavanting about town with my pal Steve. Thanks for coming to visit in LA, Steve! And sorry about when we went to Disneyland and got stuck on the Small World Ride for 20 minutes, where it was nothing but clicking, whirring gears and silent dread. […]

The A-Z List of Things That Make Me Happy

January 14, 2008

A is for: ALIENS. One of my favorite movies of all time!    B is for BRITISH COMEDY. And Blackadder! Why yes, I am a massive dork, thanks. C is for CHICKEN BAG! And for the phrase: “I have a chicken bag.” What? Shut up.  D is for DARIA E is for EIGHTIES NEW WAVE […]

Happy Birthday, Josh!

January 9, 2008

Happy Birthday 2 days early to my cousin Josh!  I was going to to dedicate a Devo clip to Josh, since he was the first person to introduce me to Devo.  But since I’ve already shown a Devo-type clip, I’ll dedicate this 1979  clip to Josh instead.    I know.  I know.  I’M SORRY.  And […]


January 4, 2008

Ooooo! LA is about to have a big exciting rainstorm. I can’t wait to drive in it today at 4PM! Because everyone in LA can totally handle huge rainstorms. I’m sure it will all go well. But I know I’m lucky being in LA in winter. That said, I’m cold. And since I know lots […]

2008’s going to be the best 1982 EVER!

January 3, 2008

Happy 2008! Well, my New Year’s resolution is to step firmly into the future. No looking back. If we’re going to progress, we have to be brave and stop clinging to the past which no longer serves us and HEY, here’s a commercial from SASSON JEANS! I’m going right out an gettin’ me some. Jeans, […]