Do I have your attention? Good! IT’S TIME TO REVIEW SOME BURGERS! I was in New York last week and had the chance to try a new burger place: Five Napkin Burger. They seem to have popped up all over… Read More ›
Month: April 2012
Crown Crust Pizza REVIEW! Cheeseburger and Bacon Abuse And Poutine To You Too!
Wow, take a break from bacon and the world explodes! I had to post about the latest crazy food inventions involving bacon and cheeseburgers – including, as you all seem to know, THE CROWN CRUST PIZZA! BURGER KING’S CROWN CRUST… Read More ›
The Mack! Shaft! Sweet Sweetback! Jim Kelly! Blacula! Blaxploitation Lives!
Celebrating a great era in exploitation film making – “BLAXPLOITATION!” “Blaxploitation” is a now somewhat overlooked style of film making from the early 70’s that were an ethnic sub-cuture of exploitation film, focused on the black community. Meet Blaxploitation Legend… Read More ›
Savages, Giant Tuna, Coffee Jelly And My Tokyo Cop Encounter!
Welcome To Tokyo! This is an image of night-time in Tokyo…a gorgeous scene in a wild place…which leads to a story about a Tokyo cop encounter…that’s just ahead, but first, enjoy this image below: This is what we think of… Read More ›
Big Stars Pointing Their Big Guns! Time For Some Classic Action!
I love comedies. I love dramas. And I love movies that have guns in them. I mean, really big guns. Sometimes, more than anything, you need a really good movie with a big, big gun… A gun being held by… Read More ›
Forbidden Rolling Stones! Fighting Dandys! Janis Joplin Parties! Greatest Rock Docs!
Behold the “Summer Of Love” – when “flower power” met “free love” – and hordes of hippies boarded psychedelic buses that cross-crossed America looking for music festivals, so people could “drop out and turn on.” It was a golden, innocent… Read More ›
Two-Headed Burgers! Japanese Bacon Madness! Bacon Alarm Clocks! Bacon Sundae Reviews!
So much “breaking bacon” news coming out around the world… My most recent Counter burger looks deceptively simple: yes, the crispy bacon atop a melted provolone-covered patty…but hidden underneath are black olives and crisp dill pickle slices, and sitting patiently… Read More ›
Cheeseburger Vending Machines! Fries Too! McBaguettes! Jimmy Page! Burger News Galore!
Who’s hungry for some crazy burger news? I know I am! BEHOLD THE “Mcbaguette! This Wednesday (April 18), McDonald’s introduces the much anticipated McBaguette for a six-week run at about 1,230 stores in France. They will come in smaller sizes… Read More ›
The “Phantom” Is Gone! An Appreciation of William Finley…
William Finley Has Died… Very sad news to post. William Finley, the star of Brian DePalma’s brilliant 1974 movie “Phantom Of The Paradise”, has died. Here is a bio I found online: “The lanky 6’4″ William Finley played the side… Read More ›
Norway’s “Dirty Harry!” Oslo’s Toughest Cop Harry Hole! Time For “Nordic Noir!”
Raise your hand if you love Dirty Harry! Now, imagine a series of crime thrillers set in Norway – starring Harry Hole, Norway’s version of “Dirty Harry!” BEHOLD BEAUTIFUL OSLO! What a gorgeous city – Oslo, Norway – the home… Read More ›