Category: entertainment

  • Chris Farley – comic genius

    I just watched on YouTube some Chris Farley skits from Saturday Night Live! He was a genius of physical comedy. It’s so sad he died so young at age 33 from drugs! It reminds me of the tragic case of former SNL star, and Chris’ idol, Jim Belushi who also died at the age of […]

  • Mental illness and America

    Sadly, in our American society, even though it’s the 21st century, there is still a strong and harsh stigma for people suffering from mental illness. In the minds of many people the mentally ill are freaks, perverts, are very dangerous, and they feel the mentally ill should be locked away in mental hospitals to “protect” […]

  • 1980s British Bands + Elvis

    Always Something There to Remind Me Here are two 1980s songs, by two different British bands that I really like. The first is “Always Something There to Remind Me” by Naked Eyes. This less well-known New Wave song was a great example of synth-pop. I should point out that this song makes good use of […]

  • Communist takeover of America

    The unfairly maligned US Senator Joseph R. McCarthy was prescient in his vision of communist infiltration and eventual takeover of America in the early 1950s. He saw the problem primarily in the entertainment industry, the state department, and even the army (see more on this below), but the real seeds of destruction, in my view, […]

  • Highway to Heaven

    Highway to HeavenSeason 3, Episode 15 “Wally”The episode aired Jan 14, 1987 Michael Landon as Jonathan SmithVictor French as Mark GordonDick Van Dyke as Wally Dunn This series centers on Jonathan Smith (An angel who died as a human 40 years ago. He was given a new body on becoming an angel. So doesn’t appear […]

  • Very heart warming commercial

    This is probably the most beautiful and touching commercial I’ve ever seen.The ad, “You Can Shine”,  is from Thailand and for Pantene Chrysalis shampoo. The main actress is 18 year old Pimchanok Leuwisedpaiboon (พิมพ์ชนก ลือวิเศษไพบูลย์). Her nickname is Fern/Baifern (ใบเฟิร์น). Recently she received several Thai Star Awards for her movie “Sing Lek Lek Tee Reak […]