Happy Birthday Reanda! Another year has gone by! There are so many things that I wish I could give you this year, and you would deserve all of them. So to my lady on her birthday, here’s a reminder of how amazing you are. Saying that you’re special is an understatement. I hope that you… Read More To you, on your day
That’s what Joe Biden supposedly is to many Democrats. The safe choice. But is he? I come at this idea not from the perspective of an ideologue or a purist, and most definitely not as a Bernie Bro. I adore Joe Biden. I think he is a fine man. The recent controversy over his space-invading… Read More The Safe Choice?
This is a tale of traveling woe, for sure. It’s also much more than that. My fiancé was flying out from Boston, connecting in Newark, then home to me in Indiana. She arrived extra early to accommodate the potential backup getting through TSA due to the government shutdown. She was also traveling with our new… Read More A National Emergency
When Louis CK’s seminal comedy show on FX “Louie” dropped in 2010, it set itself apart from just about any other sitcom on TV. It was about a half hour-long and frequently funny, but that’s where the similarities to the form pretty much ended. Louie was comedic, sure. Many scenes took place at comedy clubs.… Read More Goodbye Louie
On this day in 1963 John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated by sniper’s bullets at 12:30 p.m. in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a presidential motorcade at Dealey Plaza.… Read More On This Day (November 23rd)
On this day in 1980, TV overtakes reality as more than 83 million Americans tune in to “Dallas” to finally find out who shot J.R. The November 21 episode solved the mystery, identifying Kristin Shepard, J.R.’s wife’s sister and his former mistress, as the culprit.… Read More On This Day (November 21st)
On this day in 1945, 24 high-ranking Nazis comprising the first flight of such evil-doers go on trial before the International War Crimes Tribunal in Nuremberg.… Read More On This Day (October 20th)