Posts tagged "Hull"

Trivial Sports Histories: Album Cover Trash Talk

Trivial Sports Histories: Album Cover Trash Talk
In 1986 The Housemartins released their first album, “London 0 Hull 4″. The album which was big in the UK and on American college radio contains the singles “Flag Day” and “Think for a Minute”, as well as “Happy Hour”, a tune referenced by the Barenaked Ladies on their first album. The album “London 0... Read more »

Cubs Fans, Sports Fans Pay Worthy Price

I’ve never played the lottery, even once. Then again, I probably have some bias against the lottery thanks to a creepy “book store” in my hometown, which didn’t sell books. Rather, Village Books was the hub for dirty magazines and lottery tickets. I used to have to pass by it whenever I wanted a decent slice of... Read more »