Posts Tagged ‘1979’

Déjà Vu: Gulf Oil Disaster, 1979

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

Rachel Maddow shows footage of media coverage of the Ixtoc oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico 31 years ago. We’ve seen this movie before. Found at YouTube from StartLoving3.

The Jerk

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Hulu is finally live and thank God. They’ve done it right by offering embed code. So, courtesy of Hulu, I offer you the full-length comedy, , which, by the way, is still hilarious to this day:

Pink Floyd – Another Brick in the Wall, Pt. 1 Video

Monday, October 1st, 2007

‘s : A classic music video from a classic rock opera film from the classic concept album of the seventies:

Merv Griffin Show Video

Monday, August 13th, 2007

Sixties and seventies talk show host and game show pioneer at the age of 82. His talk show aired for 20 years and he created the popular game shows and . featured a wide variety of guests, ranging from musicians and actors to authors and politicians. He was not afraid to tackle controversial subjects such as the Vietnam War.

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Show

This interview with and George and Kathy Lutz, the owners of the Amityville house upon whose experiences the film is based.

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 1

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 2

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 3

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With George and Kathy Lutz – Part 4

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With George and Kathy Lutz – Part 5

Deborah Harry & Chris Stein Interview

This interview of & of was conducted in 1981, at the height of that group’s fame.

Whitney Houston’s Debut on Merv Griffin

Singer made her debut as a teenager in 1983 on The Merv Griffin Show.

John McCain: Bomb Iran

Friday, April 20th, 2007

when he sang the parody song of ‘ classic , but how much? He is, after all, steadfast in his support of the disaster in Iraq, so who knows?

This is the parody song McCain was singing, written in 1979 as a result of the :