Daily Archives: October 9, 2009

Saturday Soundtrack #2 – Ralph Vaughan Williams

This is the second in a series of soundtracks – original music composed for film, television or other media The Film Music of Ralph Vaughan Williams   volume 1 music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, performed by the BBC Philharmonic, Rumon … Continue reading

Posted in Review, Saturday Soundtrack | 1 Comment

A Classic!

Them! Warner Brothers, 1954 I hadn’t seen this in years, but after posting (August 30) about ants in the house I decided to get it from Netflix, and we finally watched it tonight. It’s a classic. While I remembered most … Continue reading

Posted in Review | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Spitting Image

I don’t watch much baseball during the season – perhaps a handful of games – but when the playoffs come around I pay attention, especially when southern California teams are involved, as are the L.A. Dodgers and Anaheim Angels this … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Personal Opinion | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Friday Forgotten Book – Trouble in Bugland

William Kotzwinkle, 1983 clothbound, David R. Godine, Publisher No one can say William Kotzwinkle writes boring, normal, everyday fiction, because he doesn’t. What he does write is clever, nutty, off the cuff, creative, funny and smart. This one is no … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Forgotten Book, Review | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments