July, 1982 – Best Week Ever For Movies?

The first week of July, 1982 had an amazing selection of films if you wanted to go to the movies…

No major movies came out between July 1 and July 8 in 1982, mainly because they didn’t need to; May and June of 1982 had some of the most popular and influential films of all time.

10. Annie (released 6/18, starring Aileen Quinn) This was based on the Broadway Show, that was based on the …

What is a Meme?

What is a Meme?

What is a meme and where does a meme come from?

Ask any person what a meme is and they will most likely either stumble through the question or struggle to articulate it’s exact meaning. In fact after reading this article, have some great fun with friends. Pose the question “What is a meme?” and watch how a debate erupts as they parse the specifics.

So what is a meme?

In …

How Shoe Companies Got Their Name

How Shoe Companies Got Their Name

What is it with strange shoe names? No… not types like galoshes or sneakers. More like Adidas, Nike, Reebok, and others. Who thinks of these names?

The truth is stranger than fiction is an expression fitting to many of these brands. From underpaid artists to Nazi politics, the names of the shoes you wear may embarrass you.

Is your brand on this list? If it isn’t let us know. …

History of The Music Charts

Billboard Magazine began publication in 1894. It mainly covered Advertising and what they used to call the “Bill Posting” industry. It also covered the earliest Public Relations news. By 1896 it also covered agricultural fairs – there weren’t conventions back then.

In 1900 it went from being a monthly magazine to weekly, and started to cover breaking news within the industry. Within a few years they covered bigger events like State Fairs, with brought about …

Over 50 Christmas Jokes, Trivia, Facts and Quotes – Baby It’s Cold Outside

Over 50 Christmas Jokes, Trivia, Facts and Quotes – Baby It’s Cold Outside

I bet Spider-Man could make a lot of money putting up Christmas lights for the citizens of New York City.

Why do birds fly south for the winter? . . . Because it’s too far to walk.

I only know “Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donnor and Blitzen” because of the song that says that I know them.

Advent starts the …

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

1. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
2. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
3. Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) – Trans Siberian Orchestra
4. Please Come Home for Christmas – The Eagles
5. 2000 Miles – The Pretenders
6. Christmas Is The Time To Say I Love You – Billy Squire
7. Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth – David Bowie …

The Top 100 Christmas Pop Songs

The Top 100 Christmas Pop Songs

1. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
2. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
3. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
4. Rocking Around The Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee
5. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
6. Last Christmas – Wham!
7. The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) – Alvin And The Chipmunks

Top 100 Holiday Songs Secular Christmas Music

Top 100 Holiday Songs

1. Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer – Gene Autry (or Burl Ives)
2. Frosty The Snowman – Jimmy Durante (or The Ronettes)
3. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
4. The Christmas Song – Nat King Cole
5. Jingle Bells – Rosemary Clooney (or Frank Sinatra)
6. White Christmas – Bing Crosby
7. Santa Claus Is Comin To Town – Bruce Springsteen (or the Jackson 5)
8. Most

The Biggest Selling Christmas Albums & CDs of All Time

The Biggest Christmas Albums & CDs of All Time

Anthology Christmas Albums:

Billboard Greatest Christmas Hits 1935-1954 (1989)

White Christmas (Bing Crosby) ~ Let Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
(Vaughn Monroe) ~ Rudolph The Rd-Nosed Reindeer (Gene Autry) ~ The
Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) (Nat ‘King’ Cole) ~ All I
Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) (Spike Jones ~ I Saw Mommy
Kissing Santa Claus (Jimmy Boyd) ~ Christmas

The Top 100 Old Time Christmas Carols and Holiday Songs

Christmas Carols and Old Time Christmas Songs

1. Silent Night
2. Jingle Bells
3. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
4. White Christmas
5. O Holy Night
6. The First Noel
7. Welcome Christmas (Reprise) – How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Soundtrack
8. O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
9. Christmas Time Is Here – Vince Guaraldi Trio
10. Joy To The World
11. My Favorite Things
12. Winter

Watch the Cast of “Guardians of the Galaxy” Get Schooled By a 5 Year-Old

(PCM) How well do you know your Guardians of the Galaxy trivia? Better than a 5 year-old? 

The cast of Guardians of the Galaxy was schooled last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live by Marvel comics expert 5 year-old Mia Grace as she beat them all to the buzzer question after question.

Jimmy Kimmel invited Mia Grace to a trivia-off against the cast, including Chris Pratt who plays Star Lord Peter Quill, Zoe Saldana who plays