Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Iggy "Shuffle Deck" Pop


I know this is not incredibly original, but I was struck once again by the incongruity of Iggy Pop shilling for a cruise line with “Lust for Life.” The Nursing Home of the Sea and Iggy Pop. Doesn’t that seem like it would have been a funny joke on Saturday Night Live at one time? And now, it’s just another commercial. Cause nothing says Lust for Life like fat children going down a water slide in the pool on the Lido deck.

No more beating my brains, indeed.

6 comments:

  1. The best use of "Lust for Life" was in Trainspotting. That actually made sense.

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  2. I’m just not that interested in cruising at least not on the ocean. But I would be interested in an all Iggy Pop drug addled, trash the place kind of cruise ship excursion.

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  3. Cute dirty pirates who don't sag and bag like Iggy (or me).

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  4. What next?! Nina Hagen for Fiber ONE?

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  5. Ms Hagen would be a FABULOUS fiber spokescreature. She would scare the poop out of you and then sing an aria about it.

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