August 28, 2011

staying inside too long...

leaves me batty. Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahh!

Scary Susie braves Hurricane Irene...

just to have a sniff of her sunflowers. This chick's crazy man!

it was that thing...

... all hairy and horrible. I want to see it! Aaaaaaaaaaaaahhhh!

August 26, 2011

August 23, 2011

American International Pictures

AIP started in 1955, cranking out a ton of double-feature, B-movies aimed at teenagers with lots of music, fast cars and swinging.





Here's Michael Landon in I Was a Teenage Werewolf. Rrrrrr!


Here's the trailer from Riot on Sunset Strip, circa 1967



Candy Johnson during closing credits from 1963.

Here's the trailer for Muscle Beach Party for a kooky slice of 1964.

Check out James Brown singing I Got You in 1965's Ski Party.

Here's the trailer for Beach Party from 1963. Get out your bongos.

 Dr. Goldfoot and his Bikini Machine was cinema at its best.

August 22, 2011

Monday morning pick-me-up...

with go-go dancing from an episode of Burke's Law circa 1964.

August 21, 2011

August 19, 2011

Friday morning dose of Oompa Loompas


was singing this song this morning and just had to hear it.

August 18, 2011

summer in New England is too short

had to grab another beach day while the weather was yummy.

traveling go-go party!

Summer isn't over yet. Head to the beach in your shimmymobile.

August 13, 2011

Simmons Hall at MIT

The weeHouse post inspired me to finally take a bike ride to see this building in person. There are some beautiful old and new dorms in Boston and this one is incredible!

August 12, 2011

prefab ain't what it used to be...

Thank God. Check out these cool weeHouses. I want one! Yehaaw!

Friday morning dose of go-go-ness...

from the Whisky-A-Go-Go on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.

August 9, 2011

put on yer bikini...

head to Surf City and shake it! Whooooooooaaaaaaaahhhhhhh!

August 8, 2011

August 7, 2011

Eye Know

Introducing Eye Know and Eye Know's Sister.

August 5, 2011

August 1, 2011

Monday dose of get-up-and-go-go...

with Chuck Berry from French 1958 tv. Here's Roll Over Beethoven.

head to the beach before summer ends...

and wiggle wobble! Just beware of those pesky beach monsters.