Tuesday, October 30, 2007

J.P. Patches

A TV profile of one of my faves during childhood...J.P. Patches:

Thursday, October 25, 2007

"Elmo is hulking up!"

An amine show in Toronto hosts a wrestling card that features guest wrestler....Tickle Me Elmo?!? Funny!

Hat tip: Wrestlecrap.

Three Rows Over

I see that someone has put my favourite Bobby Curtola song on YouTube. Woo Hoo! as Homer Simpson would say...

Monday, October 22, 2007

Wuh, wuh, wuh, wuh, wuh, wuh?

April Stevens...vamp! :)

Saturday, October 20, 2007

Women, Keep Your Virtue!

Be careful in the "minefield of caddishness"!

Another funny Harry Enfield sketch...

Monday, October 08, 2007

Hotel Torgo, the Broadway musical

One of my readers passes along that Hotel Torgo, the Canadian film school students' documentary about the immortal film Manos: The Hands of Fate, will be soon released on DVD.

Sounds like it might be fun. On my "to buy" list....

Saturday, October 06, 2007

L is for Labour

I've been leaked one of the Tory ads from the forthcoming election! :)

(This Harry Enfield sketch was spotted by Tim Blair

Friday, October 05, 2007

A good week to just roll over in bed and go back to sleep

It's not the best week for conservatives in Canada. First, Ted Byfield's house burns down. Now, the Western Standard, home of The Shotgun where I also blog, is suspending publication.


...vast tracts of Land!

A wonderful trailer, which I just discovered yesterday:

Thursday, October 04, 2007

Scopitone Party

Here's a 1964 infomercial of sorts, I guess. Singer Betty Claire sings a cute song, in French, about the Scopitone music video player: Scopitone Party. That big boxy video player that you'll see is a Scopitone.

Boogalooing bikini girls and swimming pool not included. :)