Er, should I say POped. After months in Italia, our extended stay has come to an end with a crowning of sorts – the 1.5 Billion Catholics around the world seemed to surround us as we attended (in the rain no less) the Vatican’s Pope Show, waiting intently for that wisp of white smoke – siganlling the Cardinals have successfully elected the next Pope.
He is (Hmmm… no women, eh?) Bueno Aires Bishop, Jorge Bergoglio (see our Twitter feed) and he has teken the names Pope Francis the 1st after St. Francis of Assissi. I see the people sround us going apeshit and one almost made me drop this phone. Gotta get the hell out of here and back to the vino to celebrate – wish me luck making it to the other side of the square
See you back on the air on April 1st. Can’t wait – it’s time to speak fucking ENGLISH once more !!
Last year was a bitch. So were most of the women i dated. This NEW year, i have found a NEW site that promises to have everything a good Christian Nun could hope for – matchmaking by none other than the Man upstairs!! Read the rest of this entry »
I normally do NOT comment on the madness that is amerika’s SICK FASCINATION with gun violence, but today, my own child tells me there is a shopping frenzy to purchase the exact weapon mr. fucked-up no-name asshole killer used just in case it will soon be banned.
HOW FUCKING SICK IS THAT?
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According to Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, the Mayans were right and the apocalypse is near. Read the rest of this entry »
Gone to Rome.
Meeting with the Pope.
Blog on hold.
Imagine that you lived in a world where all the products you put on your body were made by companies that were entirely unregulated and had complete freedom to put in any number of chemical fillers as long as it did the job (even just temporarily!) Read the rest of this entry »
Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!
How it All Got Started
How did this heart-filled, card-sending, candy-giving holiday begin? The exact details of its origins are not clear, but the basis behind Valentine’s Day stems from a priest named Valentine who lived during the reign of Roman emperor Claudius II, also known as “Claudius the Cruel.” Read the rest of this entry »
That beauty sitting next to you at the bar let you buy her a drink, laughed at your jokes and, wait, did she just brush your knee? She may be flirting—and maybe not. Because women are raised to be polite, guys sometimes mistake friendliness for flirtation, says Bree Maresca-Kramer, M.A., relationship expert and author of It’s That Simple! For Men.
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1962′s “The Beverly Hillbillies” TV Show – wtf?
- Elly Mae Clampett Barbie doll suit settled (usatoday.com)
- Elly Mae Clampett on “The Beverly Hillbillies” settles lawsuit over Barbie. (str8media.wordpress.com)
- Settlement in Elly Mae Clampett Barbie doll suit (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
- Donna Douglass Settles Elly Mae Clampett Barbie Doll Lawsuit With Mattel (inquisitr.com)
Amazing Rhythm Aces were formed in Memphis in 1974 by bassist Jeff Davis and drummer Butch McDade, who had earlier recorded and toured with the great singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester. After striking out on their own, Davis and McDade enlisted vocalist/guitarist Russell Smith, keyboardist Billy Earheart, Dobro player Barry Burton, and pianist James Hooker to develop a sound composed of equal parts pop, country, and blue-eyed soul.
TOUR DATES : www.theacesforreal.com
deb and david take a look in the crypt at Nunhead and wander through the cemetery.
(U R SO NICE is a song by the EFT and it’s on this video too)
She lives in a brightly painted house in a tiny hamlet which the Austrian media, when they mention it at all, refer to as “Village X”. The two-storey family home is kept under constant CCTV surveillance, and any strangers caught lurking nearby can expect to be picked up by the police within minutes. Read the rest of this entry »