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THE SICKEST PASSENGERS: OR WHY ONLY FOOLS WOULD WILLINGLY DISCUSS “THE PLANE RIDE FROM HELL” in 2021

  THERE ARE STORIES THAT DO not bear repeating—at least in “mixed” company. Among potentially non-friendly ears. Some pro-wrestlers are learning this the hard way after the resumption of season three of Dark Side of…

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“SINGLE GOING STEADY”: KANYE WEST’S “LIFE OF THE PARTY”(FEATURING ANDRE 3000 & DMX)

KANYE WEST(FEATURING ANDRE 3000) “LIFE OF THE PARTY” WELL, AT LEAST DRAKE’S tireless pettiness was finally of some use. His latest attempt to humiliate his bitter rival Kanye West may have spectacularly backfired—not in the…

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“DINOSAURS STILL ROAM THE EARTH”

  ABBA, “I STILL HAVE FAITH IN YOU” I’m probably more interested in the backstory of why a group reunites after 40 years(!) than I am in their first comeback single, video and album. And…

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“‘CHARLIE’S GREAT TONIGHT, ISN’T HE?'”: A TRIBUTE TO CHARLIE WATTS

RIP CHARLIE WATTS(1941-2021) CHARLIE WATTS’S DEATH HIT harder than a John Bonham whack on “Rock and Roll.” Prior news did not indicate any severity to the press releases of the drummer recuperating in a London…

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10 THOUGHTS FOR A TUESDAY…AUGUST 24, 2021ST EDITION

    RIP CHARLIE WATTS(1941-2021)   1.THE RETURN OF CM PUNK One of the more poorly kept secrets from the “dirt sheets” to the Internet. Pro wrestler and perennial obsession of social media fanboys would…

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10 THOUGHTS FOR A TUESDAY (8/10/21 EDITION)

1.LIONEL MESSI’S DEPARTURE FROM FC BARCELONA  The news that international football great Lionel Messi, the only professional club he had ever played for (Barcelona) and the soccer federation it belongs to (La Liga) could not…

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10 THOUGHTS FOR A TUESDAY…8/3/21

 1.BRAY WYATT RELEASED FROM WWE Exactly why is this company bothering anymore? Or the more relevant question to ask: has Vince McMahon gone totally senile? What possesses the C.E.O. of a supposedly solvent company(at…

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MC CARTNEY AND RUBIN, 1 + 1

YOUR FEELINGS ABOUT RICK RUBIN, your feelings about Paul McCartney yet again recounting his and one-time partner John Lennon’s songwriting deeds is likely to affect your enthusiasm for the six part series, McCartney 3,2,1 available…

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10 THOUGHTS FOR A TUESDAY(JULY 13, 2021)

1.AMONG THE THUGS, 2021, ENGLAND I have not finished reading Bill Buford’s dazzling piece of New Journalism, Among the Thugs(1990), a soul-churning account of the American writer embedding himself among clans(or KKKlans, more accurately) of…

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“10 THOUGHTS FOR A TUESDAY….”(JULY 6, 2021)

STRAIGHT OUTTA NOWHERE: SCOOBY DOO MEETS COURAGE THE COWARDLY DOG(2021) TRAILER The crossover a few people might have been asking for. Or not. The franchise That Will Not Die meets a relatively youthful staple of…

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