Months ago, my wife and my mother in law disappeared to Scotland for a near-two-week vacation tour. They saw many sights, met many interesting people, and got to meet my spirit animal – the Highland Cow aka the Hairy Coo. Of course, I didn’t know … Continue readingHave you heard of the Hairy Coo?
If you are wondering about the title of this blog post, it is a quote from one of my favorite movies of all time, “Waiting for Guffman.” The movie sprouted from a 16 page outline by Christopher Guest, and the rest was improvised by an … Continue readingPeople don’t like to have fire poked, poked in their noses.
The year was 1987. I stood at my dad’s bedroom door begging him to take me and my Ziploc bag filled with quarters to the arcade so that I could take another stab at playing Mrs. Pacman or Galaga. Sometimes you would wait patiently behind … Continue readingJust. Spend. The. Dollar.
The Lost Room is my favorite sci-fi television show of all time. The idea that an ordinary looking motel room key might be sold for two million dollars or that everyone in the room might be killed horrifically in order to steal it captured my … Continue readingInfinitely Re-watchable – The Lost Room Miniseries
You’re Listening to the Dollop! The Dollop is a bi-weekly American History Podcast. Every week, I, Dave Anthony read a story to my friend, Gareth Reynolds, who has no idea what the topic is going to be about. On April 21 of this year, I … Continue readingWhy the Dollop Podcast is Improv Gold