Archive for the Fun And Games Category

Exclusive: Fu-Schnickens Finally Re-Form for Foo Fighters Fest

Posted in Fun And Games, Comedy with tags , on 05/02/2022 by kurtorzeck
Fu-Schnickens and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl

“To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar” screening and Q&A with Wesley Snipes and John Leguizamo also confirmed for Foos’ Ball, happening July 8, 2023, in Roswell, New Mexico.

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Rock ‘N’ Roll Rebus #3

Posted in Fun And Games on 04/20/2022 by kurtorzeck

Based on the above rebus, try to guess the name of this magical musician who peaked in the 1970s. Click below for the answer.

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Poll: Which Hair-Metal Band Should Reunite?

Posted in Comedy, Fun And Games, Polls with tags , , , , , on 04/18/2022 by kurtorzeck

Cinderella
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A Visual Tour of Larry David’s Santa Monica

Posted in Fun And Games with tags , on 09/28/2019 by kurtorzeck

• Photo Gallery: Larry David’s Santa Monica Sweet Spots

Rock ‘N’ Roll Rebus #2

Posted in Features, Fun And Games on 09/25/2010 by kurtorzeck

Looks like many of you dug the first installment of “Rock ‘N’ Roll Rebus.” So here’s a new one, related to a band that recently got some coverage on this blog. Continue reading

Crossword Puzzle: James Joyce’s ‘Ulysses’

Posted in Features, Fun And Games, What You Readin' For? on 06/16/2010 by kurtorzeck

Warning: You won’t find any music-related content in this post. But in observance of Bloomsday, let’s momentarily stray from convention. Continue reading

Anti-Death-Penalty Hangman

Posted in Features, Fun And Games with tags on 02/02/2010 by kurtorzeck

Play this game as you would regular Hangman, choosing one letter at a time and consulting the bottom of the page to see how many times each one appears. Continue reading

Labyrinth: The History Of The Jesus Lizard

Posted in Features, Fun And Games with tags on 01/24/2010 by kurtorzeck

So you think you know the Jesus Lizard, eh? Test your knowledge of the band and its history with this thoroughly trivial pursuit. Continue reading

Rock ‘N’ Roll Rebus #1

Posted in Features, Fun And Games on 01/24/2010 by kurtorzeck

If Rebuses like the one above don’t ring any bells, your childhood was/is sorely lacking. In the spirit of juvenalia, here’s a different take on the game, designed for rock nerds. Continue reading

Extreme-Metal Word Search

Posted in Features, Fun And Games on 01/23/2010 by kurtorzeck

Twenty extreme-metal bands. One puzzle. All you need is your sword (pencil) and shield (eraser). Continue reading