Adios, Amigo

There are very few things on television, let alone television advertising, that I can honestly say I enjoy. Sitcoms? Not so much. Dramas? Bo-ring! Reality shows? Don’t get me started. I’m just not into watching television. In fact when faced with the task of simply changing the channel, I get lost because I don’t even … Continue reading Adios, Amigo

From the Archives, Part Deux

Today's entry is a multimedia extravaganza! I got an e-mail last night from reader Jon--yes, I actually have readers--who had left a comment on this entry from 2005 regarding the availability of an MP3 file I had posted. The file in question was a commercial parody for New York Telephone, a profanity-laden spoof that I had … Continue reading From the Archives, Part Deux

And Now, Something Completely Different

No, that title doesn’t imply that the blog will be changing any time soon. What it does imply is that, while I’m out of work, I’m trying some different things just to keep my sanity and to perhaps generate some money. The first thing I did was start contributing to HubPages, site that uses Google … Continue reading And Now, Something Completely Different

Adult Contemporary

Like many businesses, my office has music being piped throughout the entire building. It wouldn't be so bad but their choice of station leaves a lot to be desired. It's KOST 103.5, Southern California's Soft Rock with Less Talk, and it's the reason I wear my iPod pretty much all the time while at work. … Continue reading Adult Contemporary


XM, there's something I think you should know. I don't think I'll be needing you anymore. It's just one of those things. I'm sure you'll understand.* We decided to pull the plug on both our XM radio subscriptions after much debate. Okay, it was more like a matter of I-don't-have-a-job-and-really-don't-need-to-pay-for-radio-anymore. While that was the first and foremost … Continue reading XM-Less