At a recent wedding in Greytown, New Zealand, guests broke down in tears as a young 11 year old boy sung the beautiful Fix You, by ColdPlay. Here’s Arlo singing the song. Please share if you like it!
The inmates of Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center in the Philippines have embraced the world-wide hit of rapper Psy, doing their own version of Gangnam Style. The prisoners at this institution are well known for their ‘flash-mob-type’ dances, having previously done Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Here’s the prisoner video… and here’s the original by Psy…
This is bloody funny – enjoy!
Betty Turpin, of Coronation Street and The Rovers Return, died four days ago aged 91. Her real name was Betty Driver and she had been on ‘the street’ since 1969. She unsuccessfully auditioned in 1964 for the role of Hilda Ogden. Betty served behind the bar at The Rovers, but was probably more famous for […]
Shocking news from the New York Times in the obituaries. Vic Chesnutt, who I saw perform at the San Francisco Bathhouse last July died of an overdose of muscle relaxants. According to the notice he had attempted suicide several times and failed. The day before Christmas in 2009 he succeeded. Vic Chesnutt was a great […]
We visited Sydney in August and on our last day in that great city we walked under overcast skies around the cliffs of Bondi Beach. One of the highlights of that stroll was coming across the belongings and ‘dwelling’ of the Bondi Caveman, Jhyimy “Two Hats” Mhiyles. My boys were intrigued that this man lived in […]