Remember When Gay Meant Happy?

I learned the Australian song “Kookaburra” in grade school.  Remember the lyrics?  “Laugh Kookaburra, laugh Kookaburra.  Gay your life must be.”  Yesterday, a story broke about a school who changed the word “gay” to “fun.”  […]


Kookaburra Kopykats

Remember [lastfm]Men At Work[/lastfm]?  No, not the awful movie with Charlie Sheen & Emilio Estevez.  I’m talking about the Australian band who introduced most Americans to Vegamite in 1983 with their song, “Down Under.”  They were […]