Tag Archive | fez

Fez Revelation in the 27th’s Morning Links

Videogum‘s Morning Links for today, the 27th, start off with a bang: a Who-themed fez. What other glories might the links hold for us today? Doctor Who TARDIS Fez? Doctor Who TARDIS Fez! –Technabob ‘Celebrity Flirt Roulette’ is really wonderful, you’ll see. –TEAMCOCO Ellen talks to the ‘Hair Tutorial Gone Wrong’ girl –TheEllenShow Morrissey Refuses To Do Fallon With Duck Dynasty Stars […]

9 Potential Last Names

I’m reading a book called A Fez of the Heart: Travels around Turkey in Search of a Hat. The book relays the story of how Turks came to possess last names: In the reforming, Westernizing years of the 1930s, a decree went out that all Turkish citizens were to be counted. Everyone was to stay […]

10 + 1 = 11, and Donald Fagen is 65

Mandatory Music: you must metaphorically sign in, stranger. Go on, press the button: Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen had a birthday yesterday (the 10th); he turned 65. (Today he’s 65 years, 1 day.) A tweet from John Mulaney alerted me to this auspicious occasion (“Does Donald Fagen already have a Penguin Soda Maker? It’s his birthday […]

10 Fez Pros/Cons

Mandatory Music: you must do it with the fez on. Go on, press the button: Pros 1. The fez at one time represented equality, as the same sultan who required all the Turks to abandon turbans in favor of fezzes also kicked off the Ottoman empire version of glasnost. 2. Not sure what to wear […]