Originally written September 15, 2013.
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All right. Good Friday evening, y’all, and welcome to another edition of Top 10 Flashback! All content is original and exclusive to this blog, except, of course, for the music itself. Any rebroadcast or other use of this material…aw, fuck it.
Tonight we will go back many, many years to a time I barely remember myself. A time filled with cool cars, great music, and President Johnson. Well, two out of three ain’t bad, right? The year was 1966, and we will tune into AM 920, WOKY in Milwaukee. All but two of these songs should be familiar to most of you.
Originally written March 21, 2014.
Hey! It’s springtime now, right? Right? Shit, the only sign of spring I’m seeing here is the potholes in the roads. Yes, kids, Michigan’s roads are every bit as bad as you’ve heard they are, but nationally, they’re not even in the bottom ten. I find that hard to believe – one of the roads I’m often on has a section that’s essentially impassible. Fucking right lane had more potholes than road surface, plus it was flooded, so you couldn’t see it until it was too late. Thank God I was in my Crown Vic – the cop tires, cop suspension, and cop shocks really saved my ass. After only a week, it’s in the running for best car I’ve ever owned. Speaking of bad roads, the state of Hawaii, believe it or not, is in the bottom five among the worst roads in the U.S. Still sounds like a pretty nice place to get away from this extended winter. Maybe I can’t go there right now, but I can take all of you there with a Top 10 flashback!