How Hitchcock Got People to See Psycho


Alfred Hitchcock acquired rights to the novel Psycho for $9,500] and reportedly bought copies of the book to preserve the novel’s surprises. Psycho is based on Robert Bloch‘s 1959 novel of the same name, loosely based on the case of convicted Wisconsin murderer Ed Gein. Both Gein, who lived just 40 miles from Bloch, and theContinue reading “How Hitchcock Got People to See Psycho”

Alfred Hitchcock Returns


I have always been a big man,big tall and obese.   There are no sad tales, I dated in college, confident and did all the normal things.     Of course most of my life, I like a lot of people, didn’t measure up to the images on the big and small screens. So I dieted,Continue reading “Alfred Hitchcock Returns”

Miscellaneous Ramblelings about Gym Towels and the American Penis


Although I have lost quite  a bit of weight I still have a long way to go.   So I am back at the gym.  Last year I joined a discount Gym in Natomas  8 miles away.   This price was good and the facilities  was well equipped  but there are no showers, which meant if IContinue reading “Miscellaneous Ramblelings about Gym Towels and the American Penis”