Vulgarity is not comedy

January 25, 2016
Comics reached a new low at the Golden Globes the other week when comic actress Amy Schumer told the viewing public in a televised interview that her vagina itched. I...

The magic of invisibility

January 22, 2016
“I don’t know why people are so keen to put the details of their private life in public; they forget that invisibility is a superpower.”        ...

Little girl lost

July 27, 2015
    She never stood a chance, little girl lost, daughter of the late Whitney Houston, gone now at only 22 years of age. Bobbi Kristina never stood a...

I’ve joined the Astronaut Wives Club

July 26, 2015
I was 10 years old when we went into space for the first time and I remember it like it was yesterday. The excitement.  The anxiety at Alan Shephard's welfare. The...

Things I’m sick of hearing about

July 24, 2015
Donald Trump Deprive a fire of oxygen and it will be snuffed out. Deprive the the bombastic Donald Trump of media coverage and he will disappear into oblivion. Which...

Cruising Weirdtown, USA

July 3, 2015
Sometimes, zooming around town hither and yon, I see interesting things. Weird stuff. You probably do, too. The best thing about smartphones is that a camera is always...

Nothing stays the same

May 20, 2015
Nothing stays the same, and sometimes, that makes us sad.  In that vein, we said goodbye this week to a series that was almost universally loved for its pitch-perfect...

Celebrity dirty laundry

March 25, 2015
This began as a post about film and movies jumping the shark--a term coined years ago to describe the point in the cycle of a TV show where it starts to decline in...

My heart was singin’

March 7, 2015
Roll Me Away Stood alone on a mountain top Starin' out at the Great Divide I could go east I could go west It was all up to me to decide Just then I saw a young hawk...

Did you see Downton Abbey season finale?

March 3, 2015
Pardon me while I dry my tears. I just finished the two-hour Season 5 finale of Downton Abbey and it was everything I'd hoped it would be.  I'll label spoilers later...

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