Monthly Archives: June 2007

Some Anglo For Your Ear: Tears For Fears’ “Sowing the Seeds of Love”

Take a good look at Roland Orzabal in thisvideo. Doesn’t he look like Rosie O’Donnellduring one of her “spells,” raging on about howAmerica should get its head out of its collectiverear-end?

Prince William’s 25th Birthday Makes Him Even Richer

Prince William is 25 today and now has access to his inheritance from his mother, Princess Diana. He stands to get $500,000 to $600,000 a year, reports ABC News.

Some Anglo For Your Ear: Lisa Stansfield’s “All Woman”

Growing up in St. Louis in the early ’90s, some of myschool friends thought Lisa Stansfield wasn’twhite – she was just very light-skinned.

Jack Osbourne Shagged Paris Hilton, Say Proud Parents Ozzy and Sharon

In an interview with The Sun, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne proudly (!) revealed that son Jack Osbourne did the Dirty Dirty with our favorite inmate, Paris Hilton.

Marc Foster In, Martin Campbell Out as Bond Film Director

Halle Berry now has a better shot of landing a role in the next Bond film: her Monster’s Ball director, Marc Forster, has been confirmed for the follow-up to Casino Royale, reports BBC. I thought Martin Campbell‘s …

Some Anglo For Your Ear: XTC’s “Life Begins at the Hop”

Andy Partridge may have been “the creative force” in XTC, but bassist Colin Moulding wrote some of the band’s most kickin’ tunes: “Making Plans For Nigel,” “Generals and Majors,” and …

Casting About: Tom Cruise Leads Cast of British Heavy-Hitters

Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, and Eddie Izzard will join Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh on the WWII drama, Valkyrie. The film will reunite two Usual Suspects collaborators, director Bryan Singer and screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie.

Over Twelve Million Watch William and Harry Interview

The full Matt Lauer interview with Princes William and Harry for anyone who missed it.

Some Anglo Scoto For Your Ear: Idlewild’s “Roseability”

The Edinburgh-based Idlewild is one of my favorite bands, and 100 Broken Windows is my favorite album of theirs. Each song is fantastic – like the best bits of The Cure and R.

To Sir, With Blood: Salman Rushdie’s Knighthood Enrages Muslim World

That’s Sir Salman Rushdie to you: the celebrated author was knighted over the weekend.(BBC)