Friday Follies: The Ninja Parade

By April 4, 2008Friday Follies

We’ve resisted the media megagoliathzilla that is The Onion, but after 10 years or so of reading its satire, its TV coverage, “Ninja Parade Slips Through Town Unnoticed Once Again,” proved irresistable. Elusive and irresistable.

Ninja Parade Slips Through Town Unnoticed Once Again

And since we’re doing TV imitations, salutes, homages and rip-offs, here’s a clip of the Harald Schmidt show, which is the David Letterman Show transferred lock, stock and barrel to Germany: The Eels performing Saturday Morning. Compare it to the Letterman original! (We caught E. and The Chet last weekend at the Historic I Street Synagogue, a new venue for rock ‘n roll in the District. Good show. He still affects the coveralls. And the physics, but in a touching way.)

Leave a Reply