Tag: 1970s

Sweet (R.I.P. Steve Priest)

There was once a crazy looking and sounding decade known as the 1970s. During the first part of those ten years, there was the Glam rock phenomenon. Glam rock, sometimes known as Glitter rock was massive in the U.K. For starters, you had David Bowie, at the height of his Ziggy Stardust period. There was…

Psycho Bunny At The Disco

Earlier yesterday I was having a conversation about musician, composer and producer Giorgio Moroder. As of this posting he’s touring. (Although I’m going to see The Legendary Pink Dots instead. More my speed.) Which led me to do this Psycho Bunny sketch. In Psycho Bunny’s mind, he’s a romeo on the dance floor. Everyone else…

A Date With Death

Dating can be dangerous. Especially when your date ends up being a serial killer. Case in point. Here’s a video of Rodney James Alcala on that quintessential 1970s game show “The Dating Game.” You would think the producers did background checks on their contestants. On the contrary. Alcala already had a criminal record. He was…

Wait Until Your Father Gets Home

Don’t know why or how this popped into my head today. Thought about this animated television series from the early 1970s. Slightly similar to ‘All In The Family,’ it dealt with the social issues of its time. It was titled ‘Wait Until Your Father Gets Home.’ The Hanna Barbera studio was behind this sitcom. Television…