Category Archives: Television

Son of Monsterpalooza Makes Us Totally Geek Out

Last Friday Son of Monsterpalooza descended upon the Burbank Marriott bringing thrills, chills, and an impressive roster of makeup artists and movie stars. There were so many cool art galleries, shops, and displays that we didn’t even make it in … Continue reading

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Movies Till Dawn: TV Party Summer Rerun Edition (Part 2)

4 a.m. “Have Gun, Will Travel: The Hanging of Aaron Gibbs” – Western Drama (1961, CBS Home Video/Paramount Home Video) The urbane gun-for-hire known as Paladin (Richard Boone, who also directed the episode) assists a woman (played by the folk … Continue reading

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Movies Till Dawn: TV Party Summer Reruns Edition (Part 1)

12 a.m. – “Ash vs. Evil Dead: El Jefe” – Horror/Comedy (2016, Lionsgate) Once again, it’s that rare combination of stupidity and inflated ego that lands Ash Williams (Bruce Campbell) in trouble with the supernatural. After accidentally unleashing monstrous demons … Continue reading

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HR Pufnstuf Visits the Shag Store!

Cult artist Shag has created a new 20-color hand-pulled silkscreen print called, “Puf’s Place,” populated with favorite characters like Dr. Blinkey, Ludicrous Lion, Cling and Clang enjoying the beat of The Boids. Shag invited HR Pufnstuf and his creators, Sid and Marty … Continue reading

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Kathy Garver’s “Surviving Cissy”: From Toddlers in Tutus to Textural Tales of Life’s Great Tapestry!

Okay…Okay…So I know Kathy Garver played everyone’s favorite sitcom teenager in the form of Cissy of “Family Affair” fame back in the late ’60s/early ’70s. But did you know she currently does everything else from playing Aunt Polly in the … Continue reading

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Book-Ness with K.P.-Ness: Chuck Palahniuk

Here are two more suggestions from my “List of books I have read more than once, from authors I adore.”  These are by Chuck Palahniuk, author of “Fight Club” and many other books. “CHOKE” Chuck Palahniuk holds a special place … Continue reading

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Hollywood Museum Gears Up for Third Annual “Reel to Real: Portrayals and Perceptions of Gays in Hollywood”!

Aaah, it’s that time of year again…spring has just sprung on its way into summer, Jacaranda leaves are falling through the air and onto wet urban oil slicks, night birds are singing, eclipsed only by LAPD sirens, bullfrogs are croaking, … Continue reading

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YouTube’s Styxhexenhammer666: A Darkly Illuminating Force of Reason to Be Reckoned With!

Styxhexenhammer666 conjures up all manner of darkly esoteric allusions of sorcery involving Thor’s steely mallet (similarly referenced by Led Zeppelin in their aptly named biobook “Hammer of the Gods”–but decidedly NOT so analogously cited by Peter, Paul, and Mary in … Continue reading

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Learn About the Glory Days of Hanna-Barbera Cartoon Studio

Animators Tony Benedict, Willie Ito and Jerry Eisenberg, animators, producers, storyboard artists and character developers for Hanna-Barbera, will be appearing at “The Barn,” which is the performance space of The Hollywood Heritage Museum across from the Hollywood Bowl. On Wednesday, June … Continue reading

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43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Pre-Reception Floods Hollywood Museum to Fizzy Fresh Effervescence!

The Hollywood Museum was a rockin’ and a rollin’ a few days prior to the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmys roughly two Wednesdays and a week ago; wherein the primary songs that might have been flowing through anyone’s heads could very … Continue reading

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