B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray

B.o.B. Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray Guest verses from Lupe Fiasco, T.I., Janelle Monáe and Rivers Cumo?  Charting #1 on the Billboard 200 with his debut release?  If you type The Adventures into Google, it will auto-fill with this guy.  B.o.B seemed to come outta nowhere and now he’s everywhere.  I fought liking this album because of that fact,… Read more →

R.I.P. Rue McClanahan

1934 – 2010 McClanahan died of a stroke early this morning.  She was 76 years old. Like most people my age, I have a soft spot for each of the actresses in Golden Girls and it’s sad to see Rue go.  I will always remember watching the ‘program‘ with my own grandmother after school.  She used to take care of… Read more →

R.I.P. Dennis Hopper

1936 – 2010 Way, way, way too many deaths lately.  And now Dennis Hopper?  Damn.   Hollywood has lost one of it’s best today and the world has lost a legend. Hopper was best know for his roles in gritty films like Easy Rider, Apocolypse Now and Blue Velvet and most recently, his role as Ben Cendars on Crash.  But… Read more →

R.I.P. Gary Coleman

1968 – 2010 It seems we are losing a good deal of famous people from my youth recently.  Gary Coleman can now be added to this sad list that includes Corey Haim, Michael Jackson, Patrick Swayze, among others.  Gary died of an intracranial hemorrhage after falling and hitting his head in his home in Utah. Gary Coleman was in the… Read more →

Local Talent: Lilly Scott

(just because I’m wrong about who wins, doesn’t mean I don’t stand by everything else I say here) I watch American Idol because my wife watches American Idol.  There was a time when I enjoyed watching the auditions…those pathetic people getting their dreams crushed on public television.  Ya, sorry…I was more in it for the humor than I was the… Read more →