Friday, March 24, 2006

Yes, but WHY?

VH-1 Classics will air "99 Luft Balloons" for an hour.

I understand they want to raise money for Hurricane Katrina relief - a noble cause, no doubt - but this reminds me of that notorious NYC subway panhandler who plays the saxophone really, really badly, and will only STOP playing it if you pay him. In some circles, this is also known as "extortion."

Ah, the big hair, the striped shirts...