Category: Humor

July 10, 2019 Jeff No comments exist

In my life, there was a time that revolved around this publication. MAD Magazine was so influential to me thinking about art and drawing. The publication is ending its 67-year run. It was the first time I realized you could make fun of things as a job. The realization that the pop culture and political…

May 4, 2019 Jeff No comments exist

Impractico Style Ever since I got the book by Philip Garner’s Better Living Catalog I have noticed my heightened attention to absurd products. As a sculptor, he approached products and objects of convenience in a wholly bent way. Attempting to combine conveniences with efficiencies only to produce objects that make sense to governmental bodies. Also,…

October 19, 2018 Jeff 2 comments

You know Iggy Pop, don’t you? The one from the Stooges? The one from Jim Jarmusch’s “Coffee and Cigarettes” with Mr. T. Waits at a diner? It’s worth a view. or, from the other Jarmusch/Iggy/Jim Osterberg connection, the doc “Gimme Danger” or from the article below… Iggy Pop’s bonkers contract rider: Seven dwarves, dressed up as…

October 6, 2018 Jeff 1 comment

So, this title might get your attention. It got my attention. I call this “a chance to listen to one’s history of radio.” This particular story is about sound and advertising and how radio changed the lives of those in the 1930s to the early 1960s before television took over. Especially about how the audio effects…

June 8, 2018 Bob No comments exist

Bimbos, Unite! The New Okie Bimbos / Chatbott’em Records If you’ve ever had too much bluegrass, get ready for the back-country overfill of your life as the New Okie Bimbos grease up the old lightning rod and stick it right into your cascading style consciousness. On their latest Chatbott’em release, the Bimbos are smokin’ like…