Dean’s Martini

Did you know famous inebriated crooner, and former partner of Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin really just had apple juice in his glass instead of an alcoholic beverage?

I LOVE (but not really) L.A.!

Did you know Randy Newman’s song “I Love L.A.” is actually a satirical take-down of the city?

Next up, Alice Cooper sings Tiny Tim

Did you know Pat Boone did a heavy metal album?
-Steve Almond, Never Not Funny #705

Not for use on computer monitors

Did you know that Michael Nesmith’s (of the Monkees) mother invented white-out?
(Technically, it was Liquid Paper.)
-Submitted by stubbypete

Too many double-entendres to choose from

Did ya know that Sean Penn and Madonna went to Pink’s hot dog stand on their first date?
-Matt Belknap, Never Not Funny #602

[ insert oak ridge boys reference ]

Did you know that the stripper pictured on the cover of Tom Waits’ classic album Small Change is one Cassandra Peterson, better known as Elvira: Mistress of the Dark?
-Submitted by Keith Talent

David Johansen, Part 2

Hey did you know David Johansen (also known as Buster Poindexter) played the cab driver in Scrooged? [Previous David Johansen trivia here.]
-Jimmy Pardo, Never Not Funny #601

Special Danielle Koenig Edition, Part 1

Hey, did you know that the Mike + the Mechanics song The Living Years is about the writer’s dad dying?
-Danielle Koenig and Jimmy Pardo, NNF #522

Special Danielle Koenig Edition, Part 2

Hey did you know Uncle Cracker is friends with Kid Rock?
-Danielle Koenig and Jimmy Pardo, NNF #522

Songs are based on things! (Part II)

Hey, did you know The Kinks’ song Come Dancing was written about the singer’s sister?
-Andrew Koenig, Never Not Funny #512