The Capitol Steps

The Capitol Steps

I’m sorry to hear that The Capitol Steps are another victim of COVID-19. No, not the stairs leading to the building that was attacked by Trumpist goons last week. These Capitol Steps are a theatrical troupe that’s been around for forty years, performing...
POTD: Dr. Rick’s Progressive Ads

POTD: Dr. Rick’s Progressive Ads

Kudos to the ad team at Arnold Worldwide Boston for creating the series of commercials for Progressive Insurance in which Dr. Rick gives adults simple, everyday life lessons to keep them from turning into their parents. I’ve seen the spots a lot during NFL...
POTD: Gary Mule Deer

POTD: Gary Mule Deer

For the first Picture Of The Day of 2021, let’s start with something that has nothing to do with current events, but should put a smile on your face. I think the first time I saw Gary Mule Deer was on the syndicated “Don Kirshner’s Rock...
POTD: Tim Minchin’s “Woody Allen Jesus”

POTD: Tim Minchin’s “Woody Allen Jesus”

Here’s one of the ballsiest things I’ve ever seen on television. It’s a December, 2011, performance from Jonathan Ross’ immensely popular UK television show, with a guest list that included Tom Cruise, the ladies from “Downton...