Carter: “Miss Nothing”

Miss Nothing Richard Carter I always enjoy hitting the road to see a live music show in Dallas or Austin. For one, there is no smoking, and it’s so relaxing to not have to breathe second-hand awful smoke. Try it sometime. I am thinking there is a very good chance that you will like it.…

Carter: “Dance, Dance, Dance”

“Dance Dance Dance” Richard Carter A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a blog about live music at an area restaurant called Salt & Pepper Mediterranean Bistro. Several days later, I heard that an Italian place called Marsala’s on Beverly Drive also had music and dancing as well. I really can’t remember any place in…

Justin Bieber the star of a bad sports weekend

Let’s see there are still 38 days left until the Rangers’ season-opener. March Madness will get me through until then. But pleeeeeeeeese, no more sports weekends like this last one. The NBA has become WWE. On All-Star weekend, professional basketball turns to professional wrestling. Slam dunking over a car? No surprise that it was a…

O.J. takes a prison butt-whoopin’

Just read an on-line report that O.J. Simpson was recently on the wrong end of a prison yard ass-whipping. The story said that a group of “crazed white superacist” prisoners put a hurting on O.J. after listening to him brag about all the white women he had sex with. It was reported that the young…

Carter: The Super Bowl of Soul

The Super Bowl of Soul Richard Carter Several months ago, Blue Light Special harpist Rob Kirkland commented that, “There’s a severe lack in this town of dirty, nasty, greasy blues and the people need to need to know how it feels to be lowdown, beat down and just completely torn down.” People at the office…

60somethings rock, but who rocks best?

March Madness is right around the corner, and ESPN radio’s Colin Cowherd has come up with a new kind of tournament. He is going to have a 64-band tournament patterned after NCAA basketball to decide who is the championship rock band of all-time. Yesterday, he listed his four top seeds as: Led Zeppelin Beatles Rolling…

Hot Russian chick makes a guy forget the cold war

The cold war is over. Khrushchev is dead. I may have grown up hating the Russians, but I now feel a special comradeship with them. Our basketball team didn’t get screwed in the 1972 Olympics. Those missile-carrying ships had every right to go into Cuba. Mr. Gorbachev, put back that wall — if you want…

Can Aguilera screw up ‘Home on the Range?’

One day you are singing at the Super Bowl. Next day you can’t even get a gig with the local 4H club. That’s life right now for Christina Aguilera. After botching the national anthem at Cowboys Stadium last Sunday, the pop singer has spent the past week trying to restore her image. According to eTrueSports,…

Better Brothers than Billy the Exterminator's

Here is a list of better sibling personalities than Billy the Exterminator’s brother, Ricky, that I would like to see appear at the cheap viagra uk 32nd annual World of Wheels hosted at the Wichita Falls MPEC Feb. 11-13. side note: (Ricky is set to be here Friday) 1. Randy Quaid – Dennis Quaid’s brother…

Carter: What’s red and white and rocks?!?

What’s red and white and rocks?!? Richard Carter Earlier this week, every garage band of the last decade or so felt the passing of one of the best all-time duo garage bands in rock history. The White Stripes called it quits last week, and while no one was surprised—since the group hadn’t released anything new…