Tag Archives: Songs

Your Sunday Best: Best Songs While Driving In The Middle of the Night

October 20, 2013


Quiet road.  Just you and your thoughts.  Vastness of the sky.  Loneliness of an all-night diner on the side of the highway. 1. “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” by The Rolling Stones   2. “Midnight City” by M83 ** 3. “(Looking For) The Heart of a Saturday Night,” by Tom Waits ** 4. “Blue Monday” […]

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I’ve Got One Word For You, Hollywood: “Dragons”

June 30, 2012


Last week’s Weekly Question of the Week – about which movie would most benefit from the addition of a fire-breathing dragon – proved to be tremendously popular.  An unprecedented number of entries!  This, I believe, suggests the following things: 1. Everybody loves dragons 2. I should apparently base my questions off of bizarre dreams I […]

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And “Don’t Worry, Be Happy”? Makes Me Sad And Anxious

January 29, 2012


Over at H.E. Ellis, she’s been celebrating her 100th post with 10 lists of top 10’s. In one of them, she mentioned the song “Goodbye Horses” being forever rendered creepy by the movie The Silence of the Lambs.  Now, it’s not a particularly good song, really, but it got me thinking about songs that, because […]

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