Jussie Smollett – Attention Whoring Tour De Force

Jussie Smollett – Attention Whoring Tour De Force

So all indicators are that Jussie Smollett organized his attack as some level of an attention whoring spectacle. The 'attackers' are cooperating with police, there's evidence that Smollett himself purchased some of the supplies for the attack from a nearby...

Episode 160 – Danny DeVito can’t be Axl Rose

Episode 160 – Danny DeVito can’t be Axl Rose

A discussion about 'tribute' bands and the criteria that needs to be met to call yourselves one. Hulu's hilariously cringe new show 'Pen15'. Are you cool with having your consciousness implanted into an android and living forever? Sussex9 solves divisiveness...

Drink Recipe: Bourbon Neat

Drink Recipe: Bourbon Neat

As discussed on episode 160:  Find some decent bourbon, pour it into a clean glass (don’t be a plebeian), drink and enjoy. Follow Us[et_social_follow icon_style="slide" icon_shape="rounded" icons_location="left" col_number="3" outer_color="dark"...

Ben Affleck is officially done as Batman!

Ben Affleck is officially done as Batman!

In what should come as a shock to pretty much no one, Ben Affleck has decided to hang up the cowl and end his tour of duty in Gotham City. Affleck’s confirmation came in the form of a tweet in which he said that he was excited to see Matt Reeve’s film ‘The Batman’ in...

New at Retro302 – ‘The Barn Door’

New at Retro302 – ‘The Barn Door’

With the passing of Art Callahan, many are fondly remembering the days of ‘The Barn Door’. Since opening in the 1970’s, The Barn Door had been host to countless musical acts, including The Hooters and Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers. While the bar is long gone,...

Random Thought Of The Day 1/30/2019

Random Thought Of The Day 1/30/2019

When weed becomes fully legal across the United States, it will be to Doug Benson’s gimmick, what the fall of the Soviet Union was to Yakov Smirnoff’s. And that thought reminded me of a bit from the old ‘Ben Stiller...

The Unsung Heroes Of Valentine’s Day

The Unsung Heroes Of Valentine’s Day

Today is Valentine's Day; a day that's filled with people either telling their significant other how much they love them while showering them with flowers and gifts...or pointing out to everyone that it's nothing but a 'Hallmark Holiday'.  There are couples...

Episode 159 – Do You Even Bro, Bro?

Episode 159 – Do You Even Bro, Bro?

This time out, we wonder about people's behaviors in 2019. We ask we their motivations could possibly be.And we come up empty handed as usual.   Follow Us[et_social_follow icon_style="slide" icon_shape="rounded" icons_location="left" col_number="3"...

It All Feels Like Drunk UBER

It All Feels Like Drunk UBER

Paying attention to the news over the past few years feels like drunk UBER. Imagine if all you used to get around was UBER and every time a car showed up the driver had just downed a bottle of Fireball. Since you had to get somewhere and drunk UBER was the only option...

Hiding in Plain Sight the Whole Time

Hiding in Plain Sight the Whole Time

I saw Green Book a few nights ago, and the scene where the car breaks down and Dr. Shirley notices the sharecroppers staring at him because he has a white chauffeur really struck me, especially because the scene was set in Kentucky. I lived in Berea,...

Isn’t it time for a real Halftime show?

Isn’t it time for a real Halftime show?

If I'm going to be honest, I don't really watch football.I don't have a team that I care passionately about.It just doesn't mean anything to me. However, I do find myself at some sort of 'Super Bowl' function each year. Wait, can I write 'Super Bowl' in...

James Ingram Has Punched Out.

James Ingram Has Punched Out.


Yet another personality from my youth has stepped up to the mortal time clock and punched their ticket for their last day on the job. James Ingram, the incredibly well respected R&B singer whose music found itself serving as part of the score of our lives all…

“NO WALL FOR YOU!”

“NO WALL FOR YOU!”

I know, I know, for all of us who really don’t like Donald Trump, watching him have to back down on his petulant “I’ll shut the government down if I don’t get my way, Daddy!”, Veruca Salt-like temper tantrum is really funny.Donald Trump held the government’s...

Throw that ‘Witch Be Gone’ spray on my tab, Sam!

Throw that ‘Witch Be Gone’ spray on my tab, Sam!

"And so shines another witch in a colluding world." ~Willy Wonka. Or wait...was that Robert Mueller? Eh...look on the bright side, kids - at least as a result of all those hijinks and chicanery, we live in a nation where if you're a government worker that's currently...

Weezer – ‘The Teal Album’

Weezer – ‘The Teal Album’

The Internet was all ‘a flutter’ today, as they say, because Weezer dropped an entire album of cover songs from the ’60s through the ’90s.
All of the local radio station pages that I follow on Facebook were posting about this. Friends were posting about this. This was apparently a very big deal.