Paul Lynde Halloween Special: Little Monsters, KISS, and Camp

By: Sunday October 27, 2013 5:20 pm

Shades of Lady Gaga two and half decades before Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta donned platform shoes and a meat dress. Watch Paul Lynde thanking his “Little monsters” at the close of his surreal 1976 Halloween special; it shows a throughline of queer consciousness.


N.W.A., KISS, Nirvana Among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

By: Wednesday October 16, 2013 3:15 pm

N.W.A., the revolutionary rap group which famously sang “Fuck tha Police,” has been nominated for a second time to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. N.W.A.’s album Straight Outta Compton had the distinction of being one of the early adopters of the Parental Advisory label

Late, Late Night FDL: Beth

By: Sunday April 28, 2013 10:00 pm

Kiss – Beth (a parody)

The video, which was produced by a group called Anonymous Content and posted to Vimeo, begins with the disclaimer, “This is the historically inaccurate tale of the song’s inspiration.

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