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Movie Review: “Stuntwomen”

My review of a documentary about a dangerous profession that’s supposed to be hidden, but becomes even more impressive when you see how the work is done — and the women who do it.

Commercial Conflicts

During all my years in broadcasting, there was a rule that commercials for competing companies could not run adjacent to one another in a break. Apparently that’s no longer true, as this political season proves.

I Must Say

I know you’re overwhelmed with items about the Liar-In-Chief, but I’ve gotta get these five points off my chest today.

Random Thoughts

Quick thoughts on Eddie Van Halen, the cancellation of “Glow,” a world without paper, why a story about whales makes me think of “The In-Laws,” and more.

Just Like I Predicted

My prediction from Friday about what Trump would do when he got out of the hospital — and how his sycophants in right-wing media would react — has proven absolutely correct.

The Miracle Of “Fiddler On The Roof”

I have a history with “Fiddler On The Roof” going back to when I was 8 or 9. That’s why I got such a kick out of a documentary about the show, from its origins on Broadway to its appeal all around the world and across cultures.

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Do yourself a favor and read this Twitter thread which imagines how ex-President Jed Barlett (of “The West Wing”) would have a conference call with his former colleagues about what sort of statement he should issue in response to Trump being hospitalized with COVID-19.

Hock It Up! Hock It Up!

Here are nine thoughts that occurred to me while watching the coverage of Trump and other White House staffers contracting COVID-19, including his response when told he had a low-grade fever.

POTD: Wag The Virus

Picture Of The Day: The last thing Trump wanted was for COVID-19 to continue getting a lot of attention. His contracting the disease obliterated that. But I bet there’s a White House staffer studying this movie and making secret plans.

As I Tweeted

Immediate question for the chief White House doctor: what dosage of hydroxychloroquine have you prescribed for the President, First Lady, and Ms. Hicks now that they’ve been infected with COVID-19?