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Around The Web For 10-21-14

October 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

I’m in misery where you can seem as old as your omens And the mother we share will never keep your proud head from falling The way is long but you can make it easy on me And the mother we share will never keep our cold hearts from calling Chvrches I haven’t decided how I feel about that song. I’m not generally a fan of bands with stupid, (ah, I mean “clever”) band names.  Have you ever tried to type a common word incorrectly on purpose? It’s so difficult. ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-20-14

October 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

All I can say is that my life is pretty plain I like watchin’ the puddles gather rain And all I can do is just pour some tea for two and speak my point of view But it’s not sane, It’s not sane Blind Melon I’ve been on a 90’s alternative kick lately.  Pandora is great for that.  They have an awesome 90’s alternative channel that I listen to for hours each day.  Oh, I’m writing this on a Sunday so I have no idea how much the Bears won by yesterday. ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-19-14

October 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Hello darkness, my old friend, I’ve come to talk with you again, Because a vision softly creeping, Left its seeds while I was sleeping, And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence. In restless dreams I walked alone Narrow streets of cobblestone, ‘Neath the halo of a street lamp, I turned my collar to the cold and damp When my eyes were stabbed by the flash of a neon light That split the night And touched the sound of silence. And in the ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-18-14

October 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

That’s me in the corner That’s me in the spotlight Losing my religion Trying to keep up with you And I don’t know if I can do it Oh no, I’ve said too much I haven’t said enough – R.E.M. We are already more than 1/2 way through October. It’s crazy how fast this year seems to have flown by. Just a couple more weeks of putting up with pumpkin spiced whatever’s and slutty versions of just about any costume you can think of and we’ll be inching ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-17-14

October 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

When I get off of this mountain, you know where I want to go? Straight down the Mississippi river, to the Gulf of Mexico To Lake Charles, Louisiana, little Bessie, girl that I once knew She told me just to come on by, if there’s anything she could do Up on Cripple Creek she sends me If I spring a leak she mends me I don’t have to speak, she defends me A drunkard’s dream if I ever did see one – The Band What a great day to wake up to. Not only is it Friday, but I wake up ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-16-14

October 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

Lonely is the night when you find yourself alone Your demons come to light and your mind is not your own Lonely is the night when there’s no one left to call You feel the time is right–(say) the writin’s on the wall Billy Squire And here we find ourselves on another Thursday…except for me it’s like Wednesday because I stupidly volunteered to cover someone this weekend and get extra work hours in the process. While the rest of you think about how close Friday is, ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-14-14

October 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

When you’ve been fighting for it all your life You’ve been working every day and night That’s how a superhero learns to fly Every day, every hour Turn the pain into power ‘Cause he’s stronger than you know A heart of steel starts to grow The Script Couldn’t get out of bed this morning so I’m a little late with the links for today.  Don’t forget to comeback tomorrow for another edition of Throwback Thursday.  I’m thinking of going back to 1969, the ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-14-14

October 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

I’ll let it go ‘cos I won’t see you later and I’m not allowed to talk it out I said I’ll come, I’ll promise I won’t show but I see you trying to figure it out I promise you, I’ll take a bet on you but you didn’t know I planned it out I said I’ll go, yeah, I won’t see you later and I’m not allowed to figure it out Royal Blood   And we find ourselves now in the midst of the fall rainy season. I can handle the chilly ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-13-14

October 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you’ll marry a music man Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand And now she’s in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand Elton John It’s victory Monday around here as the Bears managed to win a game again.  You know, my kids have the day off again for Columbus Day.  It really feels like they have way more days off then when we were kids.  Somebody needs to look into that and let ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-11-14

October 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

A long time ago I had a lady to love She made me think of things I never thought of Now she’s gone and I’m on my own A love song has come into my mind A love song, it was there all the time – The Little River Band Another great fall weekend in Chicago. Days like these are what make fall my favorite season of the year. Not too hot, not too cold, just right. Oh and football too. Before you get out there and enjoy your Saturday, get the news from around the web for 10-11-14. What ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-10-14

October 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

You never close your eyes anymore when I kiss your lips And there’s no tenderness like before in your fingertips You’re trying hard not to show it, (baby) But baby, baby I know it – The Righteous Brothers   You’ve made it to another Friday. You’ve just got to muddle your way through the work day today and it’s the weekend. I’m sure by now you have developed the pretend to work skills that have allowed you to surf the internet with reckless abandon ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-9-14

October 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

Staying in my play pretend Where the fun ain’t got no end Ooh Can’t go home alone again Need someone to numb the pain You’re gone and I gotta stay High all the time To keep you off my mind Tove Lo Well here we have come to another Thursday. Gearing up for Halloween yet? I have a party to go to in a week and a half, which is crazy. I never understood the hubub about it, really. I’ve got my cop-out costume all set. Darth Vader, of course. Because there’s nothing else ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-8-14

October 8, 2014 // 0 Comments

I can’t stand to fly, I’m not that naive. I’m just out to find, the better part of me. I’m more than a bird, I’m more than a plane. I’m more than some pretty face beside a train. It’s not easy to be me Five For Fighting Being the Wednesday guy to write ATW is sometimes tough.  We’re only half way through the week and it feels like it should be Thursday.  Plus everyone knows you love the Friday ATW writer better because it’s Friday.  While ...Click for More

Around The Web For 10-7-14

October 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

This place is always such a mess Sometimes I think I’d like to watch it burn I’m so alone, and I feel just like somebody else Man, I ain’t changed, but I know I ain’t the same But somewhere here in between the city walls of dyin’ dreams I think her death it must be killin’ me The Wallflowers Always a good song, I go through phases where I listen to it about a thousand times, guess that time has come around once again. In other news, it’s cold, and I ...Click for More

Around the Web for 10-6-14

October 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

With the heartbreak open So much you can’t hide Put on a little makeup, makeup Make sure they get your good side, good side If the words unspoken Get stuck in your throat Send a treasure token, token Write it on a pound note, pound note – Adam Ant The Bears lost a game that they shouldn’t have which makes today suck even more than a normal Monday sucks. This is going to be a long season for us in Chicago. What’s worse is that hockey is about to start so my Facebook feed ...Click for More
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