Archive for 2019/03

Things Move Too Fast

“Finding Neverland” is already old news. You know Michael Jackson’s handlers are aged boomers because they didn’t know you don’t fight back, you ignore it, and then people forget it. In today’s “New York Times Magazine” there’s a letter from a fourteen year old complaining that the paper’s list of “The Top 25 Songs That […]

Gotta Get Up

Have you been watching “Russian Doll”? If so you can give me your explanation of the ending, I’m still trying to figure it out. And if you haven’t, it’s just a matter of time until you do, you see “Russian Doll” is this year’s “Stranger Things,” something that has built momentum sans media by early […]

The Motley Crue Movie

It’s stupid, but you can’t turn it off. There’s a backlash against this flick. From people who weren’t there the first time and wouldn’t be there if this era ever came back, even though it can’t. You see the Sunset Strip was populated by castoffs, those not wanted, those who didn’t fit in, not Ivy […]

Grass Roots

Today it’s from the bottom up, not the top down. This is a complete one-eighty from the twentieth century. Used to be you aligned yourself with corporations which seeded media outlets for you to get traction. But this was back in a limited world with few slots, when entertainment was scarce, before Spotify, before Napster. […]