Tag Archives: way back when

“Have You Checked The Trunk? I Was Aging A Salami In There.”

Warning: The following contains dumb ideas, awful Batman impersonations, and a Matt Weiters (pronounced ‘Mat Wheat-erz’) – shaped hole in the lineup. A look at some panels from Peter Bagge’s Hate #22, published in 1996.  In 1996, I lived about … Continue reading

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Childhood’s End; Or, Rockie Bee Meets The Boy Genius, Part Two

So Friday I went to see my old friend Dan play at the unbelievably boring old Ottobar in Baltimore (City Motto: ‘The Turd At Your Doorstep‘).  There was a sense of urgency in my wanting to see Dan do his … Continue reading

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Highlandtown: Journey to the Center of the Mind

Returned home not two hours’ time ago from the Bob Cummings Block Party in Highlandtown. Like Frank Drebin sez, “…that fondue party was real mind-bender.  It was a stone soul gas, man.” This is the second such Bob Cummings Block … Continue reading

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I Don’t Envy You At All, Brah

So we roll into the OC on Friday.  We meet my in-laws and go to dinner on the Bay side of First Street, at De Lazy Lizard Bar and Grill.  It seems to be a new place in Ocean City, … Continue reading

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A Few Thoughts Inspired By Doc Watson

So Doc Watson passed the other day.  I don’t recall ever seeing him on television (and I used to watch Studio 330 Sessions fairly regularly when we first got cable), or hearing him all that much on the radio (and … Continue reading

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Time Machine

While scouring the mp3 blogs for ‘things I vaguely remember being interested in,’  ‘stuff I’d seen back when record stores were a thing, but didn’t have the money,’ and ‘hey, if you’re that enthused about it, Mr. Blog Writer, sure, … Continue reading

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Such Great Detectiveness!

So it looks like, if my Blogspot and Youtube data are to be believed, that the recent guest to the Hive of the Hee-Hawg who came here from a search engine for ‘Burt Reynolds cartoon’ is not, as was my … Continue reading

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