Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891


Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 1st of August

Penned upon the 1st of August, 2006

The Upper Crust – Little Rickshaw Boy
Mr Tom Waits – Poor Edward
Peeps Nake Mason – Vampyre Lullabye
Mr Jason Webley – May Day
The Dresden Dolls – My Alcoholic Friends
Mr Louis Armstrong – A Kiss To Build A Dream On
Nouvelle Vague – Too Drunk To Fuck
Ms Marlene Dietrich – Lili Marlene
The Pogues – The Irish Rover
Firewater – The Circus
Mr David Bowie – Hallo Spaceboy
Reverend Glasseye – Black River Falls
Mr Joel Grey – Wilkommen
Mr Cab Calloway – Hey Now, Hey Now
Mr Andrew Bird – Opposite Day
Mr Fred Astaire – Steppin’ Out With My Baby
The Clash – Clampdown
Gogol Bordello – Think Locally, Fuck Globally
Ms Jill Tracy – Extraordinary
Ms Billie Holiday – Strange Fruit
Mr Thomas Truax – Prove It To My Daughter
Mr Yann Tiersen – Le Moulin
Mr Screamin’ Jay Hawkins – Orange Coloured Sky
The Arcade Fire – Wake Up
Katzenjammer Kabarett – Eve At The Mansion
Cinema Strange – Laughing Bloody Murder
Ms Ella Fitzgerald – Always True To You In My Fashion

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