Your Earworm for Today, or: Hook the Uncanny

It goes without saying – so of course I’m saying it anyway – that today’s post is inspired by last night’s Peter Pan Live!, in which Christopher Walken played Christopher Walken playing Captain Hook (seriously, check out his reading of “Prepare to meet thy doom”).

Response has been… mixed at best. To be fair, though, I haven’t had a chance to sit down and watch the whole thing. But it does give me an excuse to go on about a near-forgotten telling of the tale. Continue reading