Wednesday, August 31, 2016

On Being An Old Git

I was just thinking the other day, how pathetic things are that so many 'new ideas' are just rehashing old ones.

Some have worked (Sherlock, Lord of the Rings, Star Trek) and some have failed miserably (Dukes of Hazzard, Ghostbusters) and others are still awaiting the court's decision:

Fuller House
X-Files ( just 6 episodes ordered by Fox)
Twin peaks
Gilmore Girls

And then, when I thought it couldn't get any worse, there is this;

According to this article in the Australian website the flip phone is making a come back. I even checked the date, to make sure it isn't 1st April!

On the bright side, my 4 year old is thoroughly enjoying the original Full House that she can watch on Netflix.



Tuesday, August 23, 2016

We're Not Going To Take It

Dee Snider has released a video showing him performing a stripped back, piano-led version of Twisted Sister classic "We're Not Gonna Take It".

Directed by musician and illusionist Criss Angel in a desert outside Las Vegas, the promo was produced to help raise awareness of Angel's new cancer charity, HELP (Heal Every Life Possible). It was founded in honor of his two-year-old son, who is in remission from leukaemia.