Wayne’s World 20th Anniversary
Today's the 20th anniversary of Wayne's World
In today’s installment of God damn I’m getting old,
It’s kind of hard to believe that two decades have passed since Paramount Pictures released Wayne’s World. On one hand, in the year 2012, the idea that Saturday Night Live could still create such a huge movie phenomenon seems unlikely, and maybe a little absurd. But Wayne’s World was the highest-grossing SNL movie for a reason that makes it as relevant as it stays today: It was two pretty normal guys sitting around in a basement, doing things we all do. Which is what all the new comedies do these days anyway.
It’s true: I was just getting out of the Army and getting ready to host a cable access television program with my moronic 37-year-old friend and seeking to bed a hot Asian rock singer. Or, something like that.