I’m still not used to the fact that when the media refers to The President they are talking about Obama and not Bush. The part of my brain that causes this is the same part that is still making me write 2008 even though it’s been 2009 for about a month.
Evan Rachel Wood is dating Micky Rourke. Jesus this girl has crazy taste in men. Who goes from dating Marylin Manson to Micky Rourke. Even Dita Von Teese knows not to go from one freakazoid to the next. Look for Wood to start dating Rod Blagojevich once things with Rourke fizzle out.
Here is one of the many stand out songs from the excellent Dark Was The Night charity compilation. Dave Sitek ditches the rest of TV On The Radio and covers this song originally by The Troggs, elevating a decent British Invasion tune into an amazing track. Sitek slows the song down and piles on the dreamy synths, baritone vocals and some horns, turning it into what could be mistaken for lost Magnetic Fields track
Blago claims he thought about offering Obama’s Senate seat to Oprah. This would have been genius because her “You Get A Car, You Get A Car, You Get A Car” Bill would have ensured her a legacy of being America’s greatest Senator. Plus Steadman seems like the kind of guy that would love D.C.