Nov 112008

Via Elizabeth Bear. Yes, I am in fact several weeks behind in reading some of my favorite blogs. It’s been a busy life.

MGK Versus His Adolescent Reading Habits

MGK Versus His Adolescent Reading Habits, Part Two

It’s only side-splittingly funny because it’s true. I say this despite my lingering fondness for most of the books on that list (the ones I actually read; there are a few there I never did). Except Donaldson. My father loved that series, but I never could get past Covenant’s personality. Think I made it two chapters into the second book before I threw it against the wall.

Feb 102007

Have a craving to hear The Tra La La Song from the Banana Splits on a Saturday morning? Of course you do! Well, Frank LaRosa can hook you right up. Or maybe your taste runs more to the theme from Mission: Impossible? He’s got that, too. And obscure cover songs and long-forgotten psychadelic bands and pre-PC sexist humor, as well, if that’s what you’re into.