MYMNK: “Hopscotch”

MYMNK: “Hopscotch”

I have just re-watched one of my all-time favorites, the 1980 spy comedy, “Hopscotch,” and am finally giving it a spot on my Movies You Might Not Know list. As “Hopscotch” begins, Miles Kendig (Walter Matthau), the chief of CIA activity in...
POTD: Inside A Hospital COVID-19 Unit

POTD: Inside A Hospital COVID-19 Unit

Next time someone tries to tell you some nonsense about COVID-19 being a hoax, or the threat being over, or not needing to wear a mask in public, show them up-close in-hospital reports from CNN’s Miguel Marquez like this...
POTD: Seth Explains It Again

POTD: Seth Explains It Again

When my brother Seth ran the US Labor Department, he became very good at analyzing the jobs and unemployment numbers that came in from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here he is on MSNBC with another great analogy for the state of our economy after the BLS released...
What I’m Watching

What I’m Watching

Here are reviews of five things I’ve watched lately… “Ann” is Holland Taylor’s one-woman show about the late Ann Richards, who came to national attention when she gave the keynote speech at the 1988 Democratic National Convention and...