Popular Culture, Or: The Reason I Can Never Get All 6 Wedges in Trivial Pursuit

Me: So is there really a band named Spinal Tap?

My Guy: No, this movie is a spoof.

Me: No, I mean I know that.  But it’s not based on a real band or anything?

My Guy: No, it’s all fake.

Me: But I feel like I’ve seen an album from Spinal Tap before.

My Guy:  Well they did put [...]