A Week in the Life of Gustavo

"Seems to think that if he fails to write, la migra will find him."--OC Weekly More merriment available at ronmaydon@yahoo.com

sexta-feira, fevereiro 06, 2004

Am supposed to dine on Philly cheesesteaks today with the Boys in honor of my birthday. Dispatch to come later. In the meanwhile, Rotten.com history!

Feb 6 1911
Ronald Reagan, who appeared in such films as Jap Zero, Girls on Probation, and Bedtime for Bonzo, born in Tampico IL.

Feb 5 1861
The "Peep Show" machine patented by Samuel Goodale of Cincinnati.

The funny thing about this incident is that Cincinnati is notorious for its prudish tastes. This is the city that declared Mapplethorpe and Flynt obscene, amongst other deeds. And they like race riots here, also!

Feb 5 1979

Woodrow Bussey files suit against the Adolf Coors Brewing Company for failing to warn him that their product, Coors Beer, is an intoxicating beverage.