If bands like the New York Dolls and Stooges represented the first stirrings of punk as a musical form and an attitude, the Ramones get credit for being the first undeniably punk group, no "proto-" needed.
Davie Allan & The Arrows rewrote the music history books in the 60s creating unique and exciting instrumental rock that made its way into many films.
Senator Schumer is trying to ban an upcoming violent videogame. But is he going about it all wrong?
A total ramble, rant, typical Sadi, if you're not in the mood, don't bother. If you're never in the mood, really don't bother, but if you feel like it, absolutely please read on, i'd love that.... otherwise, move on to next post by someone who has something more important to say, though that said, i think this is sort of important in its way. But then ~ it's opinion. There you have it. Cheers, S.R.P.
After years of struggle, being jailed, reviled, and threatened Dr. Henry Morgentaler is finely getting some degree of public honour.
Ever wonder what happened to Judd, the loveable everyman from Real World San Francisco? Yeah, I never did either.
Here in Norman Rockwell land it doesn't quite look like one of his magazine covers anymore.
"Maybe I'll have sex under my seat in class!", he giggled to himself with glee, on his way to his first class: PHL055 - "Introduction to Philosophy and Down Syndrome McDonalds Breath".
I'm not much given to believing in ghost stories, but all these current blessings make me want thank somebody...
Or: Why we didn't need World Tour Soccer at launch.
After being bullish on an integrated Europe for most of his time in power, Tony Blair sticks up for Britain
The following is my recent conversations with Osama at his remote cave dwelling somewhere in hell.
Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-NE) is the latest Republican leader to break ranks with the Bush Administration.
For the Democratic Party, Howard Dean's raging lunacy is not the problem.. Howard Dean's raging lunacy being a problem is the problem. Democrats should take a page from the GOP playbook: learn how to use your lunatics well.
In 1971, then U.S. Representative Edwin Washington Edwards won the Democratic nomination for Governor of Louisiana in a very close runoff with J. Bennett Johnston, Jr. (anybody remember how close?).
It is forbidden to do or say anything that promotes hatred against anyone for reasons of race, creed, colour, or sexuality.
Vital long lost articles resurface
What happens when Qui-Gon Jinn goes to the dark side, The Last Samurai is a bad guy, Tom Cruise's Fiancé plays a not important part, the kid from Empire of the Sun, Newsies, and Swing Kids play a super hero, God as the hero’s "Q", and Michael Caine plays a butler? You get Christopher Nolan’s version of Batman.
In the second volume of her Paksenarrion trilogy, Elizabeth Moon takes big, cheerful, athletic, capable Paks to a new level.
What if the counterculture wasn't just a myth, but a harmful one at that?
This new novel by Richard Cox is an uneven mix of modern particle physics, evil scientists, and girls.
In Not Without Anna there is a definite lesson to all parents of teenagers to not take anything for granted. Parents must realize that their children could be living a double life between school, friends, and home.
At first I had no idea what “addy” and “prolly” meant
The biggest upset in the history of cricket?