You Misunderstand Officer…

I meant to shoot that bitch. From The Riverside Press-Enterprise:

A Twin Peaks man was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter Friday night after he said he accidentally shot his wife instead of the family dog, which was aggressive toward him, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

Faith Ellen Bater, 61, was found […]

Monday Night Mashup

Justin Bieber edition….

Just by putting his name… Justin Bieber in the tag and in this post I’ve increased the traffic to our site of Justin Bieber fans looking for information on Justin Bieber. And boobs!

R.I.P. — Jane Russell

Jane Russell has died at the age of 89.

Her early ambition was to design clothes and houses, but that was postponed until her later years. While working as a receptionist, she was spotted by a movie agent who submitted her photos to Hughes, and she was summoned for a test with Hawks, […]

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The Little River Band…it’s time

Look Up John FN!

And you might see President Obama’s personal trainer flying to and from Washington from Chicago every week. From The Washington Examiner:

Even if Obama were to put his money where his mouth is and purchase offsets for McClellan’s Chicago-to-D.C. commute, the message is pretty clear: If you’re an average federal employee or your everyday taxpayer, […]

Classic Pick O’ the Day — March 1

Cabaret (1972) A young writer gets mixed up with a pleasure-loving singer in the decadent world of 1930s Berlin. Cast: Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem, Joel Grey Dir: Bob Fosse C-124 mins, TV-14. 12:30 AM. EST. TCM.

What must it be like to sweep most of the major awards and lose Best Picture? […]

What’s Worse Than Forgetting?

The Holocaust spawned the phrase “Never Forget” so people would never forget what happened to Jews and others in the 1930s and 40s in Europe generally and Germany specifically. What’s worse than forgetting? Knowing the truth and trying to rationalize or justify it. Apparently Stalinist apologetics has become fashionable in Russia. From World Affairs […]

From the Trailer Park — The Butcher, The Chef, and The Swordsman

This could be Kung Fu Hustle good.

Monday Open Thread

Happy 81st Birthday to Gavin MacLeod (pictured here from Kelly’s Heroes)

R.I.P. Frank Buckles

Frank Buckles… the last living American World War I veteran has died at 110 years old of natural causes.

Buckles, who served as a U.S. Army ambulance driver in Europe during what became known as the “Great War,” rose to the rank of corporal before the war ended. He came to prominence […]