Posts from: Rants, Reflections, Ruminations

John and his Cursed Ciggies

All the Beatles smoked.  But then, who didn't have a ciggie 'tween their fingers in those days?  Keith Richards of The Stones was simply incapable of playing guitar without a cigarette dangling from his lips.... Read More »

All Good Rockers Thank Their Moms

Every year when I watch the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's new inductees deliver their acceptance speeches, I'm moved to hear the titans of the music business thank their mothers - for buying... Read More »

She Loves Them. Yeah, yeah, yeah!

Every family has its folk tales -- those sometimes sweet, often cringe-inducing stories we're forced to endure at every holiday gathering.  Like the time my grandfather decided to forgo dental expenses by removing his... Read More »