Tag Archives: Talk Radio

When Worlds Collide

Bad things happen when worlds collide, like in that cheesy 1951 movie about “the coming destruction of the Earth by a Neptune-sized extrasolar planet called Bellus and the desperate efforts to build a space ark that will save and transport a small … Continue reading

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How Such Things Happen

A quiet Friday evening here in the dead center of Hollywood – with the pretty people just down the block on the Sunset Strip, hitting the famous clubs, and the twenty-something crowd off to the left a few blocks, at … Continue reading

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Driven to Distraction

Ah, driving down Sunset Boulevard on a hazy Friday July afternoon, running errands, checking out the usual visual oddities – this is LA, after all – and listening to the serious end-of-the week talk shows on the radio – you … Continue reading

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Or Else

There’s that problem with ultimatums – if you don’t follow through you confuse people, and if you do follow through you can come off as a self-righteous jerk, cutting off your nose to spite your face, as they say. In … Continue reading

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