The Voice of a Misled Generation

The Voice of a Misled Generation

This installment shall primarily concern itself with a formerly famous comedian, Hollywood movie director and his son who music critics once dubbed, “The Voice of a Generation.”

Even if one’s loyal readers and visitors finds themselves unfamiliar with the latter’s music, everyone will no doubt find the name recognizable. Though his career met with almost instant success, one’s loyal readers shall eventually discover his fortuitous but improbable rise to music industry immortality was primarily due to – (what else?) – nepotism.

As for the popular entertainer who sired this “Voice of a Generation”, his wild and unpredictable comedic performances during the 1950’s and early 60’s also led to a similarly legendary status. Later on, this legendary comedian and actor would secretly graduate to perform on another, perhaps more prestigious stage: that of national politics and while doing so, of course, performed under the cover of an especially prepared pseudonym. Continue reading “The Voice of a Misled Generation”