Monday, May 09, 2005

Baffling Moments in the History of Popular Culture #1

* Chrissie Hynde recording a duet with New Zealand's Russell Crowe.

* Yoko Ono records Walking on Thin Ice.

* Walking on Thin Ice becomes a Dance hit.

* INXS' search for Michael Hutchence that began with Terrence Trent D'arby and is culminating in a reality TV show where people compete for Michael's old job.

* Gretel Killeen and Saxon Small doing it.

* The success of Rove McManus, the bastard child of Tony Barber and Jimmy Hannan.