Category Archives: cool

Ali McGraw – Chanel Promo

Ali McGraw was in LOVE STORY, but she shined in THE GETAWAY with Steve McQueen. They were a cool couple. And those were a cool time. ps Jim Thompson adapted his novel of the same title for the screenplay. Cool. Shot by Sam Peckinpah. Ali’s character Carol Ainsley McCoy betrays him. That still doesn’t stop […]

Poor Mickey

Milleniums and Pokemon fans of all ages are going crazy about the new Pokemon GO game. The addictive throw-back to the 00s has finger-twitchers fluttering their thumbs over cellphones like bees over the flowers of Elysium. My flip-phone doesn’t allow access. But I still like Mickey Mouse. He has no games. No movies. Only the […]

SANTA BABY – Eartha Kitt

Quote of the Day / Billy Wilder

“If you’re going to tell people the truth, be funny or they’ll kill you.” Billy Wilder Oscar Winning Director and Writer Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend, Sunset Boulevard, Some Like It Hot, and my favorite The Apartment

WHITE BIRD by It’s a Beautiful Day

Maynard G. Krebs made me a beatnik, but songs like WHITE BIRD transformed me into a long haired hippie. David LaFlamme’s plaintive song with the greatest violin solo of the psychedelic era has me hankering for LSD, although listening to this classic by It’s A Beautiful Day is enough to flashback to those days of […]