Archive for September, 2013

We Aren’t Doing Enough

Lisa
You’re likely aware of the plight of Dr. Tarek Loubani and John Greyson.  But depending on where you live they’re known as “two Canadians” jailed in Egypt without charges for more than a month. Here in London, Dr. Loubani is... Continue reading

The Difference Between Cat Food and Good Diction

Lisa
As a person who records commercials and voice overs virtually every day, I pay attention to them when they come on air.  Continue reading

The Short Memory Society

Lisa
Who won and who lost at the Emmy Awards has become secondary to the pomp, circumstance and pop-culture phenomena that arise from the program.  Continue reading

Keeping the Show in Show Business

Lisa
A recent media blitz by a comedy legend disappointed me greatly.  And so I randt.  Continue reading

Property Pilferers

Lisa
** update – the Freeman on the Land member has been taken into custody on a 2010 arrest warrant. Officers went into the duplex around 2 am and arrested him.  The ordeal appears to be over!   My original blog... Continue reading

It’s Curtains

Lisa
Our bedroom curtains needed replacing. Continue reading

The Official Word on WOMEX 2014

Lisa
It’s out there. It’s official.  There will not be a World of Motorcycles Expo in 2014.  The formal announcement follows.  Continue reading

Tailgating

Lisa
Every morning the three of us who make up The Big Show on Free-FM host a Tailgate Party.   Continue reading

Amusing Diversion

Lisa
Between the murderous rampage in DC and the deadly bus/train collision in Ottawa, it’s been a hard week to be a caring human being. So this is a little diversion from all that.  Continue reading

Brandt’s Randt – An Old Song Sung New

Lisa
This will be a familiar topic for regular readers. I tried to rehab myself, I really did! But I can’t get over it. I see it everywhere and it’s so irritating. So I randt.   Continue reading