Monday, November 25, 2013
Monday, November 18, 2013
|Yes, I know how to dial a phone|
Monday, November 11, 2013
|J. Fred Muggs....|
still alive and retired in Florida
Really? Conspiracy theories? What's next, fake Obama school IDs?
It was the "Thanks" at the end that put me over the edge. I was doubled over laughing. The delivery of that one, single word conveyed the absolute essence of cholera, plague, and chicken pox rolled into one. Not even Queen Elizabeth herself could fling that much disdain with a single word. And there lay the brilliance: he wasn't buying the whole premise.
This stupid ass question was set up to get the guest. Despite the fact we are marking 50 years since the assassination of JFK, there was no reason for that set up. There was no news value in the question, except as a possible sound bite, and Kerry refused to give them the bite they wanted.
What is wrong with David Gregory that he felt compelled to ask such a stupid question? Was he impaired in some way? This is something fundamentally wrong with television.
Monday, November 4, 2013
My brother and sister-in-law went straight to the hospital when they arrived Saturday morning, while the rest of us were still in shul. Having all of us in one place at one time is a rarity, but this time, it was positively karmic. Mom spent most of the day not knowing whether to smile with the sheer joy of having us with her, or to cry because Dad thought he was still at the clubhouse.