Tag Archive | The Daily Show

“WE ALL DO IT” (Pt 1)

There are a lot of things that make human beings unique—but there are also a lot of things that unify us, that we can all relate to—little things we all do that are just plain weird. This little list is by no means a full list of all of those eccentricities—but its a start. 1) […]

THE CRAZY WHACKY ADVENTURES OF CAPTAIN OBVIOUS”(Pt 1)

We’ve all heard of comic book super heroes: Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Spiderman, The Incredible Hulk, just to name a few. But, there is one super hero who despite laboring in obscurity has nonetheless had a huge influence on our culture .Working behind the scenes, always going where he’s not needed and telling people what […]

UPDATED LYRICS OF CLASSIC SONGS FOR THE MODERN DAY (Pt 1)

Popular song has always been a mirror of the culture and times we live in, and every generation usually looks back on the song of the previous generation with a bit of nostalgia and sometimes disdain for the outdated modes of love and culture expressed in famous pop songs of days gone by/. Being a […]

MISCELLANEOUS OBSERVATIONS AND MUSINGS (Pt 20)

1)Whatever happened to the expletive “pshaw”?? You know: “I heard that its going to rain all day tomorrow” —-“Oh Pshaw! That weather mans all wet” I miss that. Also,who started saying it/where did it originate? If I had to guess,I’d say it was started by a cockney man with a speech impediment—perhaps whenever he tried […]

“PRESIDENT CARTMAN VS FAKE NEWS”

You know, watching the back and forth between President Trump and certain news media organizations has reminded me more and more every day of a Southpark skit being acted out in real life.   So here submitted for your amusement is my parody of the current feud between the White House and these media outlets […]

“IT’S ALL IN YOUR NAME”

  I think If I was ever going to change my name, I’d change it to “Wow.” That way people would always sound excited when they talked to me. (“Wow, that was a great song! or “Wow, you look great!”) It would also help when they were talking about me: (“I just met this guy—Wow. […]

“THEY LAY SOME MEEEEEAN PLUMMMMINNN” (A autobiographical story by Brian McCarthy)

Back in the year 1990, I was performing in a duo with a woman named Janet Foos. (She played Keyboards and sang, and I played Guitar and sang.) At one of our first gigs,we were playing in the Seattle/Tacoma area for a mostly white older crowd.(I don’t remember the venue, but I think it was […]