One of the finest early Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers televised performances, this 1978 version of "American Girl" on the BBC's Old Grey Whistle Test shows just how tight the band had already become, having formed just two years prior. You may already know and love the song, but this rendition will give you a whole new appreciation for this spare, economical now-classic. You can watch the entire concert here.
To my surprise, the string of jumping blue dots that indicate typing popped up on my screen. They disappeared, reappeared, disappeared, and appeared again. Fry finally responded, saying he didn’t know what I was talking about.
That’s the reviewer that doesn’t bother to read the manuscript a journal has sent out for evaluation for possible publication, offers condescending or outright offensive comments, and—of course—urges the irrelevant citation of their own work.
You look at the bottom of the menu and notice a warning: “Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illness.” That warning is there for a reason.