- Pacifica, California, USA
- June 18
- Bob Calhoun is a regular contributor to Film Salon and observer of offbeat media. His 2008 punk-wrestling memoir "Beer, Blood and Cornmeal: Seven Years of Incredibly Strange Wrestling" (ECW Press) has spent one entire week on the San Francisco Chronicle's Bay Area bestseller list.
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I set up a 75-lb. TKO brand heavy bag in my garage and
started sparring again. I’m feeling the effects already
– my hands hurt.
My band, Count Dante and the Black Dragon Fighting Society, is backing up Thor, the Rock Warrior, bender of steel bars, destroyer of hot… Read full post »
I “met” David Carradine a few years ago at the Dragon Fest martial arts convention in Glendale, Calif. It was when I was working on the “Judo” Gene LeBell book so Gene comped me in so I could spend a few minutes here and there standing around his table while he… Read full post »
I wonder when the overlords of Amazon.com (or maybe mere hackers) will realize that my punk wrestling memoir, Beer, Blood and Cornmeal, deals with GLBT themes? I mean it has gay characters and parodies of gay characters. It also has a pic of a man’s wiener reproduced in full color (IE:… Read full post »
In a bid to become Hollywood’s undisputed King of Ruphenol, Seth Rogen has a scene where he date rapes Anna Faris in his new mall cop epic Observe and Report. Rogen, as…
According to Glenn Beck, Michele Bachmann and other rabid right wingers, the Obama Administration is in the midst of planning Maoist style reeducation camps plucked right out of Joe McCarthy and Jack Webb’s cold war fevered imaginations. Now what about these reeducation camps? Will financial ai… Read full post »
You have to wonder what was running through Bush’s mind today when he looked out over the millions of people that had gathered in DC to see Barack Obama sworn in. On the day of Bush’s inauguration they had to halt the motorcade because people kept throwing eggs at it. The… Read full post »
This review may contain spoilers. I’m not quite sure
it does per se, but you can probably puzzle out the film’s
flow of events by reading this. Proceed at your own risk.
ONE OF THE MOST POIGNANT SCENES in Darren Aronofsky’s The Wrestler shows Randy “The Ram” Robinson (Mic… Read full post »
Ackerman was a big influence on me…
Please Lorne Michaels, give George W. Bush a job on SNL before he does something! You owe the man!
George W. Bush is finally going to be out of a job soon. He will return to his estate in Crawford Texas but may actually grow tired of clearing away brush when… Read full post »
Nothing quite says the death of capitalism like the arrival of the Spirit Halloween Superstores. Every Fall, when things are dying, the seasonal retailer possesses the space of recently the recently deceased, giving them a temporary yet tortured afterlife. Not really alive but not quite dead, the Spi… Read full post »
As John McCain shocked the political establishment by choosing Butter Cat to be his Vice Presidential…