So there he was on a waterbed, drinking a cola of a mystery brand
Reading an airport novelette, listening to Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Requiem.
Thanks to Travis for sending me this.
A whole range of television shows during the 70s addressed working class life.
The Jeffersons is a bit different because George Jefferson is an upwardly mobile figure– he owns several dry cleaning stores though his roots are much more modest.
Burt Reynolds died today. He was 82.
This lady played the Independent last Wednesday, opening for Colter Wall, and she was really good.
Son House would approve:
Before I can start on you,
you have to be shaved clean and close. I perfected my own special technique before I was kicked out of the Medical Association. My method is based partly on calling a spade a spade. I don't monkey around. -Have you got the money? -Yeah, you want it now? Sam said you could afford $200. Put it on the table there. Ever see any botched plastic jobs? If a man like me didn't like a fellow... he could surely fix him up for life. Make him look like a bulldog or a monkey. I'll make you look older, but good. -I'll make you look as if you've lived. -I have, Doc. I hope I'm not a coward when you start in. We're all cowards.