Keeping The Faith

I've recently caught up with old episodes of the Stuck In The 80s podcast (which is very good, by the way, if you're at all interested in pop culture of the 1980s). Anyhow, when I got caught up, I decided to make a huge mix of about 1,000 80s songs on my ipod since I'd recently finished my grand A-Z listen and was feeling like my music listening was missing a theme. I was listening to that playlist the other day when Billy Joel's 1983 song "Keeping The Faith" came on. I'd heard it a lot and like Read more [...]

Three Videos With Horses Running In Slow Motion

I have to admit that I'm not a big fan of horses. I don't dislike them, either, but I'm just not into them. I'm glad they exist but if I went through life without riding one, I'd probably be fine. Having said that, I noticed recently that they're often deployed in movies and videos as magnificent beasts. Take these three music videos. Here's one by 38 Special. I came across it when writing a post on Sitzman ABC about the third conditional tense: As evidence that it's not just limited to 80s Read more [...]