Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Wednesday, October 30, 2002 11:59 am

The hell??

Filed under: Fun — Lex @ 11:59 am

The New York Times’ obituary on Richard Harris this week inexplicably omitted any mention of his recording of the Jimmy Webb standard “MacArthur Park,” arguably the worst pop recording of all time.

For those of you whose interests lie outside pop music, that’s comparable to writing about The Washington Post without mentioning Janet Cooke or the career of Walter Mondale without mentioning the outcome of the 1984 presidential race.

Weird …

1 Comment

  1. I beg to differ on your assessment of Macarthur Park – Dave Barry made similiar comment, but out of jest-

    Comment by paydaymakesmyday — Thursday, January 1, 2009 2:59 pm @ 2:59 pm

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