This is a great compilation of Billy Joel's classic Piano Man.
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It’s late summer; my mind is wandering. The presidential campaign
disgusts me. So this week I have some interesting, mindless pictures and
graphics to show you — that’s all; just eye candy. You can
turn your thinking cap off this week.
OK, get out your watch. Count how many seconds it takes you to find the
human-like head in this graphic. (Hint: large forehead, sunken eyes, large nose):
I remember my mother being fascinated by this drawing.... 30 years ago.
What do you see here, a “fashionable lady,” with her head
turned away from us; or the face of an old lady, turned slightly toward
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One of over 200 questions in The BBHQ Pop Quiz collection:
The BBHQ Pop Quiz pops up all over BBHQ. Wander around!
Eye Remember... August 22, 1966:
For their return trip to the United States, the Beatles offered a press
conference at the Warwick Hotel in New York on August 22, 1966.
This is my favorite part:
Q: This is for Paul and John. Do you think that happiness is really
egg-shaped, or is it just a rumor from the egg marketing magazine?
Paul: Hoo hoo hoo.
John: Ho, ho.
Q: Do you think happiness is real, or just a fantasy?
John: It's real, all right.
Ringo: Depends how the eggs are cooked.
The BBHQ Bare-Bones
Boomer Assessment Test
The BBHQ Official Baby Boomer Qualifying Exam contains some questions
that might stump some boomers. So we're working on developing a series of
questions that absolutely every boomer would know the answer. Here is
another one of them:
3. The lead singer for the Supremes was which of the following:
Simple enough, huh? What other questions should we ask that would clearly
identify a boomer and yet stump the unfortunates masses? Please click
reply and give us your ideas.
We should run a contest and give this gift to anyone who can tel what it
is. 'Cause if you cannot tell what it is, what good is it?
Well, it is the perfect gift for the super-techno geek in your life. (And
don't we all have at least one of those?)
It's a set of genuine R2D2 cuff links. And wait... it's so much more than
irresistible jewelry. Just as the Star Wars version of Tonto concealed
life-saving gadgets within his compact frame, the top portion of each
cuff link slides out to reveal a 2 GB flash drive! Imagine all the hidden
treasures you can secretly store in these clever devices.
Surely it is a "must-have"!
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