Got a condo made a’ stona

If comedy were like baseball–and perhaps it is, in some ways–its Babe Ruth is named Steve Martin. Watching him on the 40-year special for Saturday Night Live last night transported me back to the days of King Tut and the Festrunk Brothers and the “Wild and Crazy Guy” shtick. Carlin and Pryor and many othersContinue reading “Got a condo made a’ stona”

(Just Like) Rock Lobster

My nine-year old daughter is fond of dancing to Rock Lobster from the B-52s, and yesterday she asked me to dance along with her. I hadn’t heard the song since I saw it performed on Saturday Night Live, waaaaay back in early 1980. I barely remember the song–despite a super catchy guitar hook and someContinue reading “(Just Like) Rock Lobster”