Easy, breezy, beautiful commercial girls. Remember how shocked people were when Bob Dylan showed up in a Victoria's Secret commercial? That was awkwardly weird, but not as gross as one I heard this week: Fine Young Cannibals' song "She Drives Me Crazy," on a cough syrup commercial, where sick people hack up flem on command during the choruses. No one's blaming the old guys for endorsing a few products to keep the limo fuelled, but as Slate pointed out, it's always a little different when it's indie sweethearts like Zooey Deschanel and Ellen Page. Read their analysis here, and watch
You and a friend could be in that audience (or a reasonable facsimile) for $0! Henry Rollins wouldn’t want you to spend your hard-earned money on a ticket to his show March 19 at the Rebecca Cohn, especially not if you could win tickets instead.