The Hair Up There

The Hair Up There

I’ve had a beard and mustache for my entire adult life and try to keep them fairly well-trimmed, for two reasons. One, I have no desire to be mistaken for David Letterman, two of the guys in ZZ Top, or half the male population of Brooklyn. Two, I can’t...
We Already Know Who You Are

We Already Know Who You Are

Yesterday, I linked to a clip from Jim Jefferies’ Comedy Central show, which I enjoy from time to time — even though it includes one of my broadcasting pet peeves. At the top of the show each week, as the opening rolls, we see Jim Jefferies’ name. As...
Picture Of The Day: Fear

Picture Of The Day: Fear

Here’s a clip from Jim Jefferies’ Comedy Central show last week in which he talks with author Barry Glassner about why Americans are afraid of the wrong things. It jibes with what I’ve said for a long time — fear is the leading motivator in our...
As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

If you are still whining about your body not adjusting to the switch back from Daylight Saving Time to Standard Time — six days later — you probably want to consult a physician. And, by all means, never travel to another time zone.
Movie Review: “Midway”

Movie Review: “Midway”

In the summer of 1942, the US and Japan fought the Battle of Midway, a sea-and-air engagement that was pivotal in turning the tide of the war in the Pacific. The story was told on film in 1976, with an all-star cast that included Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, Glenn...