Robot Uprising: L.N.C.C. no. 5

Hi flock! Welcome to Late Night Cafe Chat number 5!  (FIVE!!!!) Tonight’s song is “Major Tom” as covered by Shiny Toy Guns: Tonight’s topic: Artificial Intelligence There was a fantastic article in AdvertisingAge discussing five jobs that are going to disappear due to artificial intelligence and automation. I’m not going to spoil it for you, just…

The Mummy in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls gets weird sometimes. Back in the 1800s, the Niagara Falls Museum opened in Canada. It had a lot of odd things, including the stereotypical Egyptian mummy. Well, when the museum went under, it was revealed the mummy in the museum turned out to be the mummy of Pharaoh Ramses 1. That’s right: Niagara Falls…

“One Night in Bangkok” by Murray Head – Music Review

What even is this song? “One Night in Bangkok” is the weirdest song ever rapped by Murray Head in 1984. It was part of the musical Chess. The song is about chess. In Bangkok. Go figure. The beat of the song is good, and has been remixed and sampled quite a bit. The lyrics are also…

Burger King Mac N Cheetos Review

Today I’m review the Mac N Cheetos from Burger King. If you’ve ever had fried mac and cheese, you’re on the road to figuring these wonders out. The five pack of Mac n Cheetos are actually really good. What is a Mac n Cheeto? Well, it’s mac and cheese shaped into a cheetos puff shape,…

Blogging about blogging: L.N.C.C. no.4

Hi flock! Welcome to Late Night Cafe Chat number 4. Tonight’s song is “Stars” by t.A.T.u.: Tonight’s topic: blogging. Modern blogging has changed dramatically from the old days of web logs. Due to over-saturation, blogs have to do all they can to remain relevant to an audience. Needless to say, blogging has gotten a whole…

“Smalltown Boy” by Bronski Beat – Music Review

It’s Buffalo Pride week, so I thought I’d cover an 80s song with some LGBTQ substance to it. “Smalltown Boy” by Bronski Beat is a song about a gay boy running away from his small town home. Just to put into perspective, this song not only was a gay anthem during the rise of the…

Disney people! L.N.C.C. no. 3

Hi flock! Welcome to Late Night Cafe Chat numero 3. Tonight’s song is the Tomorrowland mix of “Now is the Time”: Tonight’s topic: Disney people. You know what I’m talking about: those people that are so obsessed with Disney that they cannot function without sprouting mouse ears and bursting into song. Let me just say,…

Memorial Day Parade 2017

Hey Flock! Today was Niagara Falls’ annual Memorial Day parade.  It’s always so much fun to see the community get together (and even more fun to get free candy). View some photos of the parade below.  -Sheepie ❤

Thar Be Mermaids

With the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie out, let’s take a peek at Niagara Falls’ Mermaid Nook.

“Africa” by Toto – Music Review

Let’s write a love song about a NatGeo documentary! This week we’re reviewing Toto’s 1982 elementary school geography exam “Africa.” This is not a song, this is what happens when a group flips to Africa in an encyclopedia. I’m not kidding: this song was apparently written after watching a documentary and making a song about…