Good morning to all you hoddlers out there, and wishing you a happy thursday. i hope everyone enjoyed the various ball- and puck-oriented sporting events yesterday.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2022 class on Wednesday and, if you’ve been following recent inductions, then you might be as bored by this class as I am.
Now – I understand the Rock Hall means very little. Who are they to determine who the most legendary acts are? But it can be a little bit of fun, particularly if one of your favourites finally gets some recognition (T Rex in 2020 comes to mind).
Dolly Parton – who notably requested to be withdrawn from consideration – was inducted, along with Duran Duran, Pat Benatar, Eminem, Eurythmics, Lionel Richie and Carly Simon. While it is reassuring to see the acts who received the most fan votes make the cut, there aren’t any surprises.
Parton, Eminem and Richie were shoo-ins. The Hall needs a headliner and Parton fits that bill. Plus it’s been diving…