Moonlighting Original Run: 1985-89 Creator: Glenn Gordon Caron Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong Network: ABC Since the Blue Moon Detective Agency stopped investigating crimes, David Addison (Bruce Willis) and Maddie Hayes (Cybill Shepherd) have become a cautionary tale in the will-they-or-won’t-they television trope. But during theContinue Reading

Dumb Laws in New Jersey Drivers must warn those who they pass on highways before they do so. Full text of the law. Spray paint may not be sold without a posted sign warning juveliles of the penalty for creating graffiti. Full text of the law. Handcuffs may not beContinue Reading

Federal agents are stepping up their investigation of Islamic State’s claims that it’s responsible for Sunday’s attack on the Mohammed cartoon competition in Garland, Texas. The assault was carried out by Phoenix roommates Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi. “Two soldiers … of the caliphate attacked an exhibit in Garland inContinue Reading

“In the Ghetto” (originally titled “The Vicious Circle“) is a song written by Mac Davis and made famous by Elvis Presley, who had a major comeback hit with it in 1969. It was released in 1969 as a 45 rpm single with “Any Day Now” as the flip side. It is a narrative of generational poverty: a boy isContinue Reading