Review: Jeff Guinn – “The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple”

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

My review of Jeff Guinn’s book “The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple”. I give it 4/5.

Cats and Jim Jones

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

The wooden cat = finished. The Blixa cat = also finished. Jim Jones = just started.

Sherlock Holmes: Jeremy Brett and “A Scandal In Bohemia”

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

A quote and video that displays Jeremy Brett’s charm and skill as Sherlock Holmes, in his very first broadcast episode of the Granada production of Holmes’ adventures.

Quotes from “Traveling Soul: The Life of Curtis Mayfield” by Todd Mayfield and Travis Atria

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Just a few excerpts from Todd Mayfield’s brand-new book on his father, Curtis Mayfield, heavy on the political tip.

Tony Fletcher on The Smiths and “Meat Is Murder”

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Another quote from Tony Fletcher’s excellent book on The Smiths, this time about the song “Meat Is Murder” and vegetarianism.