Amy’s Favorite Things, Vol. 2

Since Oprah dropped the ball on her favorite things this year, it looks like I’m going to have to take up the slack (incidentally, I’ll also be taking over for Oprah when the daytime talk show queen turns in her microphone).  I’m sorry I won’t be able to send Backseat Writers a crap load ofContinue reading “Amy’s Favorite Things, Vol. 2”

Free Song Download:: “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” – Seabird

Seabird is back with a new single entitled “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” which hit all digital outlets November 3. The track is pulled off of their sophomore album, Rocks Into Rivers, which releases on December 15. And now you have the chance to download “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” here! A follow up toContinue reading “Free Song Download:: “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” – Seabird”

Wicked on YouTube

Like me, you may be a big fan of Broadway musicals. Unfortunately, the prices of seeing a show on 42nd street have skyrocketed, so the possibility of seeing WICKED or MAMA MIA (fortunately they’re making it into a movie) are not in my future. But some kind person has offered recordings of some of WICKEDContinue reading “Wicked on YouTube”

Interview for Jobs the Virtual Way

This is my character, Amelia Snook. I worked feverishly to try to make her shirt longer or the waistline of her flared pants higher, but sadly it never worked out. I’ll admit that I found Second Life amusing…for a bit. But the virtual community’s slow, interface was annoying and the game itself was time-consuming. ItContinue reading “Interview for Jobs the Virtual Way”

My Top Discoveries of 2007

“Psych“–It’s an awesome T.V. show on USA Network starring James Roday as “psychic” detective Shawn Spencer, who isn’t really psychic, but pretends that he is. It’s great and the new season starts on Jan. 11. “Pushing Daisies“–I love this show so much that I blogged about one of its actresses, Kristin Chenoweth  (read “Snooked onContinue reading “My Top Discoveries of 2007”

Snooked on “Pushing Daisies”

“Wouldn’t it rock and roll is liking someone meant that they had to like you back? Of course, that would be a different universe and something else would probably suck.”–Olive Snook, “Pushing Daisies” (portrayed by Kristin Chenoweth) “Pushing Daisies” is undoubtedly one of the strangest shows on television these days. And I’ve got to admit;Continue reading “Snooked on “Pushing Daisies””