Nov 23, 2014 Cork commented on Never Heard of 'Em.
True story. My wife used to think the Czechs must be up to something really cool, with all this talk about "Prague Rock."
Sep 22, 2014 Cork commented on Never Heard of 'Em.
"Whole Wide World" is best remembered today, but the 1980 single "Broken Doll" is the one that should have been a smash hit.
Jun 21, 2014 Cork commented on Breaking: DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist Hail Hiphop's 40th Anniversary by Spinning Bambaataa's Wax.
Dumb white guy here: What happened 40 years ago that 'started' hip hop?
Apr 21, 2014 Cork commented on Three-Year-Old Girl Second Amendments Two-Year-Old Brother.
How does "live rounds in the magazine" equal "unloaded state"?
Mar 21, 2014 Cork commented on Jezebel Praises The Stranger's "Never Heard of 'Em" Column; Plus, Anna Minard's Greatest Quips.
Anna is great; "Stupid Record Collection" is insufferable. The difference is witty, perceptive
Nov 21, 2013 Cork commented on There Really Ought to Be an Oscar for Best Stunt-work.
COMTE, thanks for your knowledgeable comments in this threat. For those who don't know, COMTE is himself a fine actor and fight coordinator. (If I have the right COMTE, that is.)
Oct 31, 2013 Cork commented on Who Is the Scariest of Them All?.
It's not even close: Margaret Hamilton's Witch of the West, the inspiration of many a childhood nightmare.
Sep 10, 2013 Cork commented on What's the Deal with Shitbarf?.
...and Tina Chopp is still God.
Sep 5, 2013 Cork commented on Get Ready for the Coming Pledge of Allegiance Outrage.
Kids don't even know what they're saying, and neither do most adults. In a typical recitation, there's a hard stop after "...of the United States of America." Then they resume as though it's a new sentence: "And to the Republic for which it stands, one nation...."