Young Michael Stipe Channels Frank-N-Furter

by Oliver Ho

7 June 2010


A news report captures a local outbreak of the Rocky Horror Picture Show phenomenon in Universal City sometime in the late 1970s. Watch closely, because about 1:25 into the segment, a certain soon-to-be-college-rock icon appears dressed as Dr. Frank-N-Furter to reassure the reporter, “This is an excellent movie, it really is, and we’re all quite normal, really.” [via A.V. Club]

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