Author: Mike Schilling
If you saw the HBO show about Chernobyl, a common reaction among viewers was that such a thing could never happen in the US…
This week, we examine another work that sounds even more like late Mozart. “Sounds like late Mozart” is high praise. For anyone.
Sometimes it’s nice hearing something comfortable! Schubert’s 5th Symphony breaks no new ground. It is Mozart in drag. But works for me.
After first hearing this thoroughly lovely piece, I was surprised to learn that it was written by Charles Avison, an English composer I’d never heard of.
Carl Reiner was one of the funniest men in show business for almost 70 years, which hardly seems possible.
Since baseball in present time is on hold for the duration, let’s resume our travels through its past. We began post-WWII and proceeded through the Nationals’ first championship in 2019
We haven’t done one of these for a long time, but here goes: This week’s prompt is “A song from your preteen years”.
Sha la la la la la la la la la la te da
The 2010s are the first decade since the 1910s where the Yankees didn’t win a pennant.
“And I’ve never gotten used to it.”
99 songs about booze in this post. 99 songs about booze.
I don’t care about pollution
I’m an air-conditioned gypsy
That’s my solution
Watch the police and the taxman miss me!
Not so dire? Damn straight! This week’s prompt, which should once again be a fun one: “A song that makes you want to dance”
Too late now, Roger, for both of us.