Open Thread: Happy 90th Birthday, Mel Brooks! - Mel Brooks turned 90 today. His interview with Martin Short's "Jiminy Glick" in 2003 is both hilarious and surprisingly biographical. Open thread below....
3 hours ago
One guy. One world. Who's gonna blink first?
What happens next, I'm proud of: I walk up to them and say, calmly, "Excuse me." She's got the balls to be surprised to see me. I hand her back her mixtape, and the cheap-ass vodka, and say, "Goodbye." And I walk away - first to settle our tab and say goodbye to @Soulcamp at the bar, and then up the 25+ blocks to my brothers Jason and Kev-Fu's apartment, where I'd have two Whiskey & Cokes to settle me down. As I'm leaving the parking lot, she texts me: "meant no harm." I take 10 seconds for my reply: Sure you didn't.
What music are you listening to today?
As usual, it's a hodge-podge of stuff, but if you look on my blip.fm page, "The Metro," by Berlin, is the most recent track.