When I was a tween, I had a weird fixation with Snapple bottles. I thought the label design was cool, and I liked the way a whole row of empty bottles of different varieties (including the abandoned line of sodas) looked lined on my bedroom window pane. Exciting times, let me tell you. I've since gi ... More >>
Davy Jones, lead singer of The Monkees, died today at 66.
He never outgrew the manufactured pop-band thing, but he made a nice living out of it and came to grips with his career.
A career which had some oddities, such as:
5. He got started on the British equivalent of Broadway
Jones wasn't the re ... More >>