…or so says Philip Marlowe in The Long Goodbye. A somewhat cheesy movie based on a Chandler book by the same name, it does have a surprisingly high traffic signal count. And the earliest movie I’ve come across that had a traffic signal used as decoration (Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood and Bewitched don’t count […]
Archive for May, 2007
A: Why Miles Davis of course…
Worth picking up the LP just for the album cover, but if you pick up the CD as well, you might just find yourself repeatedly listening to Walkin’ and Solar. Even though many list this comeback album as ‘essential’, and I’m a huge Miles Davis fan, I just can’t […]
A: Trafficky, of course.
The seventies was a unique decade and what better way of being unique than getting your after-shave from a traffic-signal-shaped bottle?
While Avon calls this aroma ‘Spicy’, it is actually quite nice. Sure, it’s a wee bit on the rancid side, but still infinitely better than ‘Old Spice’. And just the […]