“Der Kommissar” After the Fire Review

It's goofy, but okay. After the Fire's 1982 cover of "Der Kommissar" is a bunch of English people singing about Germans (or maybe Austrians: Falco was Austrian.) This is one of those weird songs with a catchy chorus that just earworms into your head. Musically, the song is a repetitive guitar/keyboard piece. Nothing spectacular about … Continue reading “Der Kommissar” After the Fire Review

“Shout” Tears for Fears Review

Tense mall music at its finest Today's review is "Shout", the 1984 (85 in the US) single from Tears for Fears. This song is so good. Both lyrically and musically, the song is minimalist, yet still feels massive. The lyrics follow the same cryptic melancholy of most of Tears for Fears' hits from their Song from … Continue reading “Shout” Tears for Fears Review

Why the Summit Mall Sportsplex is back to square one

Well, it seems the Summit Mall Sports Project is back to square one. Zoran Cocov, the owner of the former mall, has completely scrapped the plan for inflatable sports domes, instead seeking to build hard structures. He forfeits several tax breaks, and will now have to go through the process of getting all variance and … Continue reading Why the Summit Mall Sportsplex is back to square one

Oui by Yoplait French Style Yogurt Review

Oui is the new line of yogurt from Yoplait, and it is actually incredible. The French-style yogurt is individual made within the jar it's packaged in. If that sounds pretentious, it is. This is not your standard yogurt. The texture is closer to a custard, and is insanely good. You would not guess this to … Continue reading Oui by Yoplait French Style Yogurt Review