Doug and Lydia talk about Cinqo de Mayo and Americans celebrating what is basically a holiday around Mexico not wanting to honor a debt they owed to one of our allies; Coldplay covering a Beastie Boys’ song; the very important Change.org movement to see Bert and Ernie of “Sesame Street” get married; how religion serves to make war okay for economic purposes and other such craziness.
So, basically, over the course of an hour we answered the question with, ‘yes’ because the “world” (people) have always been crazy.
Beyond that we talked about Blackboard Jungle’s upcoming reunion show on June 2nd at The Roxy (tickets here), Doug’s latest installment of “Doing Sh!t with Doug” and I referenced a Mandy Lion article (last August, but still!), about the Change.org petition to see Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie married in a “tasteful” way. Oh my…
“The Doug & Lydia Show: Has the world gone crazy?”: http://lydiaannlee.podbean.com/2012/05/10/the-doug-lydia-show-has-the-world-gone-crazy/
Mandy Lion’s Article: http://www.metaleater.com/thelionsden-priorities.php
Huffington Post article on Bert & Ernie: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/08/10/bert-ernie-gay-marriage_n_923147.html
The Bleeding Deacons: http://bleedingdeacons.com