Category Archives: media

“The Ornithologist” This Movie Has Everything! Also, I LOVE The Parkway Theater!


I have been jonesing to go to Baltimore’s reborn and resurrected Parkway Theater to see a film. Any film. So tonight was the night. I didn’t know anything about “The Ornithologist” other than there was an ornithologist in it. Well … Continue reading

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David Simon is Right, “It is a lie”


Whenever we are faced with yet another shooting of an unarmed African-American by law enforcement, my mind flashes back to this passage in David Simon’s book, ‘Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets’. It, of course, references a police-involved shooting … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me!


I was cruising through Mondawmin Mall today and came across a kiosk that sells Classic Kung Fu, Anime and Blaxploitation movies. I picked up this classic! The kiosks’ business name is Foreign Cinema.  It’s in front of the Popeye’s on … Continue reading

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WORSHIP THE ANT WITH A HAND FOR A HEAD!!!!


This is my new favorite piece of urban art.  It lives on a wall at the intersection of N. Patterson Park and North Avenue., You gotta dig this! It looks like a 1950’s Creature Feature; something that might be lampooned … Continue reading

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My Baltimore Books


I am consistently threatening to do a whole bunch of blogs about every book I have that is Baltimore-themed. Much to my chagrin, I have failed to follow through on this. Other than flea markets, Normal’s Books&Records in Waverly is … Continue reading

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#BaltimoreBeingBaltimore


Yes, I know I made the title a hashtag and , yes, I know this is WordPress and not Twitter.  I just used this hashtag earlier in a tweet and thought it would make a nice title for a blog … Continue reading

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Baltimore Dullard tries to post DIVINE@Little Tavern footage from “Female Trouble”


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Courthouse Carberry!!


Well howdy and let me show you some cool stuff!  I was supposed to have jury duty today but for those of you who don’t live in Baltimore City or have never had jury duty anywhere; lemme hip you to … Continue reading

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One potbelly pig captured; another still at large


                If only these 2 pigs would head slightly north they would eventually end up in Pigtown. Now really, would you rather live anywhere else than Baltimore!?     One potbelly pig captured; another … Continue reading

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You Went and Done it Now! You’ve Pissed Off John Waters!


No one defends the Baltimore Sun more than me.  I think that it is still a good newspaper…not great; but still solid. I was thinking just that when I saw that John Waters had written a letter to the Sun … Continue reading

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