Just when you're about to give up all hope on Western Civilization, along comes Weird Al Yankovic to save the day. His latest video parodies the final presidential debate (yay!) between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. It's called "Bad Hombres, Nasty Women."
Writer Kathy Gates says Tasmania is about boats, boats, and more boats. The post One boomer’s different life in a very different place appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Today we wish happy anniversary to Dee Snider and his wife Suzette as Oct. 21 is their 35th wedding anniversary. To honor the occasion, we feature the Twisted Sister video Hot Love, which centers around Snider and the rest of the band ogling after a hot blonde in tight clothing. Does that sound like a rude and unfitting choice? …
Okay. Obviously, nostalgia is playing a huge part in me saying this (especially when Panera Bread’s pumpkin cookies exist), but the cookies pictured below are my favorite Halloween-themed cookies of all time:. Sun Valley Halloween Buttery Flavored Cookie Snacks! Wait, “Buttery Flavored Cookie Snacks”? That’s just a fancy way of saying “shortbread”, right? While […]
Night of the Living Deb 2016, Freestyle Digital Media Hot on the heels of watching A Little Bit Zombie, I decided to watch yet another zombie horror-comedy. Also like A Little Bit Zombie this movie was crowd-funded. However, unlike A Little Bit Zombie (which I stumbled across on Amazon Prime Video), Night of the Living Deb had been on my […]
A recent Kenny Chesney song called "Noise" includes lyrics that are relevant to today: "Yeah we scream, yeah we shout till we don't have a voice. In the streets, in the crowds it ain't nothin but noise." I think about that song every time I see or hear a political ad and every time I see or hear a screaming car dealer ad. Show More Summary
Richard Marx and ex-wife Cynthia Rhodes (Flashdance, Dirty Dancing) have been “right here waiting” for someone to buy their suburban Chicago mansion for a while now. This week, they tried to put to those "endless summer nights" by slashing the asking price by $2 million.
ABC has been working on a TV remake of the classic ‘80s flick Dirty Dancing for a while now, but the co-star of the original 1987 movie is finally sounding off on who she would cast for …
On this day in rock history in 1977, tragedy stuck when the plane carrying Lynyrd Skynyrd crashed in Mississippi on its way to Baton Rouge only three days after releasing their latest album. Six people perished in the accident including two members of Skynyrd including lead singer Ronnie Van Zant. Amazingly, six other members of Skynyrd …
Who out there is enjoying HBO’s new series Westworld? Like the 1973 movie that most of us only saw later in life on VHS, the series chronicles the chaos that erupts in a Old West theme park full of androids. And much is made of actor Ed Harris, who plays “The Man in Black,” possibly the villain … but this …
A lovely message from a Millennial extolling the spirit of our Boomer generation. The post A note of thanks to Boomers … from a Millennial appeared first on BoomerCafe.
In the midnight hour, his fans cried “more, more, more!” Billy Idol has added two more blocks of dates to his Las Vegas residence at Mandalay Bay’s House of Blues.
One of the better horror movies over the last few years was the Australian film The Babadook, but Australia has always enjoyed giving us a scare and in the '80s, the Sherbs tried to capture some of that low budget horror feel with We Ride Tonight.
A Little Bit Zombie 2012, Cave Painting Pictures I’m always up for a horror-comedy featuring zombies. More-so than any other sub-genre of horror movies, zombie movies lend themselves to the over-the-top ridiculousness that plays well in a comedic fashion. A Little Bit Zombie is no exception. While the movie’s humor isn’t as subtle or as sharp […]
One great device in horror films is to take something non-threatening like a birds or a clown and turn it into something scary. In today's scary video, A Flock Of Seagulls takes a girl's doll and turns it into a the nighttime activity we all dread - Nightmares.
The ‘80s revolution is alive and well at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Cleveland-based institution just announced its 2017 class of …
By Hannah Finnie and Maggie Thompson Americans can’t afford Donald Trump—literally. The Republican presidential nominee has spent precious little time talking about—let alone proposing solutions for—the student debt crisis, which has left 43 million Americans $1.3 trillion in debt. Show More Summary
Topics of conversation during a recent random Wednesday conversation at my local wine and beer hangout:MusicPresidential campaignsVinyl vs downloadsHeroin addictionFoodKids, grandkidsRetirementVideographyHummusHurricanesEducationWineI love this place. And just like Cheers, it's a place where everybody knows my name.
The world in which we grew up is not the world in which we live today. The post Are boomers going too far to be healthy? appeared first on BoomerCafe.
As we get closer to Halloween, it's time to grab the flashlight and walk hesitantly into the basement to find forgotten scary videos from the '80s. This fall, not a day has gone by without a story about creepy clowns lurking around and scaring the pants off the general public. However, it seems there is nothing new under the sun (or is it full …