July 19, 2007

Janet Reno dance party

When I read this:
Former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno is curating a compilation CD called Song of America, a 3-CD set of songs highlighting America & its history, and featuring artists such as The Black Crowes, Devendra Banhart, Andrew Bird, Ben Taylor, Matthew Ryan, John Mellencamp, Bettye LaVette, Marah and Blind Boys of Alabama…

All I could think of is this:

“My throwing stars and numchucks will make you the mayor of pain.”

5 Comments »

  • Janet Reno’s Dance Party is one of my all-time favorite SNL sketches. It’s Will Ferrell at his finest. I was living in Tallahassee when she ran for governor of Florida a few years ago, and one of my friends kept joking that she should’ve had dance parties as campaign fundraisers.

    maggie — July 19, 2007 @ 10:52 am

  • Janet is smoking hot

    Phil — July 19, 2007 @ 11:59 am

  • I actually heard about this project on a podcast and it sounds like it will be amazing.

    Oxypoet — July 19, 2007 @ 5:09 pm

  • then how comes my conscience is so clean?

    lol
    thanks for that
    \
    brandon

    Anonymous — July 19, 2007 @ 9:59 pm

  • I’ve heard that one song will stand out among the others. Streets of Philadelphia sung by the amazing Bettye LaVette.

    I hear she turns it out!

    Anonymous — July 20, 2007 @ 12:38 pm

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