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Ignored 32: Same same but different

Perception. Hyperbole. Legacy. I’m not exactly sure what I was trying to get at when I put together this graphic.

However, in 2014, it seems absurd how close (on paper) these two outfits were in the early 1990s, considering one is now the most important rock band of the last quarter century and the other is now a small footnote.

Weird Al

March 10, 2008

I was listening to I-Tunes on random mode the other day and a Weird Al song fired up called “The Saga Begins”. It’s a parody of Don McClean’s song, “American Pie”… 147 more words

Dennis Jones

The Truth About Episode 102!

Remember that thing we couldn’t talk about in Episode 102?

Well, this is it!

Travis, Weird Al Yankovic and Eric the Announcer were in a short film together.

Here’s the trailer!

Tocpod

Earworm: Hardware Store

I have a small earworm that is making this week’s commutes a little easier. It shuffled up on my iPod during Monday evening’s drive, and I’ve used it for the last couple of days. 179 more words

Random Thoughts

QOTD- To Eat Or Not To Eat?

Be warned. This is what happens when you sit down to write while hungry. You end up writing about food.

It’s a well known fact that “Weird Al” Yankovic often wrote his “hit” parody songs while waiting for the mac and cheese to cook. 191 more words

The Poetry Question

Documentary: The "Weird Al" Yankovic Story

Short fact about Weird Al Yankovic:Alfred Matthew “Weird Al” Yankovic born October 23, 1959 is an American singer-songwriter, musician, parodist, record producer, satirist, music video director, film producer, actor, and author. 134 more words

Music And Entertainment

Keith Writing Childrens' Book

You read that right-Keith Richards is writing a childrens’ book! Joining the ranks of fellow musician kiddie-authors “Weird Al” Yankovic & Charlie Watts, Keith’s book reportedly is to be about his grandfather Gus teaching Keef how to play the guitar. 276 more words

Charlie Watts