Subscribe: DOuG pRATt
Preview: DOuG pRATt


Prattling before the Pratfall

Last Build Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2016 02:01:29 +0000


The Star Death Year

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 02:01:29 +0000

Good riddance, 2016!

Pundit in Waiting

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:32:05 +0000

There is a (Christmas) Season (Turn, Turn, Turn)

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:13:28 +0000

Another post about a turntable? This one is exclusively at Best Buy. It’s a Pro-Ject Carbon Esprit SB, which is considered to be an excellent table. The list price is normally $600, but this one costs an extra fifty bucks because it’s a Beatles Edition. A competitor of Pro-Ject, called Rega, had a Queen special limited … Continue reading There is a (Christmas) Season (Turn, Turn, Turn)

A Message From Joe Pera

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:33:29 +0000

Hello, I hope you’re doing well and that you had a nice Thanksgiving. Did you watch anything good on television with your family after dinner? Last year, my family watched ‘Big Fat Greek Wedding’ twice – once on Thanksgiving and once on Christmas. I like ‘Big Fat Greek Wedding’. My Nana loves … Continue reading A Message From Joe Pera

Collegial Moms

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 03:04:20 +0000

NPR has an item about a program at Wilson College in Pennsylvania, where my goddaughter lives with her daughter.

Scopitones are go-Go-GO!

Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:44:14 +0000

A long time ago I posted something about the Scopitone video I love so much of Neil Sedaka’s “Calendar Girl.” More recently I posted a song by Nino Tempo & April Stevens. Here’s the brother-sister duo that’s like no other doin’ the jerk on Scopitone.