Posts Tagged: We Didn’t Start the Fire

I Dated Bad Men Till a Bad Man Became President


Their dishonesty and danger was easier to look past then. The world had not yet shifted. But then it did, and I woke up. ...more

Chubby Checker, Psycho, Belgians in the Congo!


A truly terrible song must be: a) insanely catchy, b) ridiculously soulless, and c) absolutely serious about its own genius. Billy Joel’s ‘We Didn’t Start the Fire’ takes the cake. (The astonishing video is here.) That song has lyrics like ‘JFK / blown away / what else do I have to say?’ (as it turns out, Billy has a lot more to say).