POTD: Dr. Rick’s Progressive Ads

POTD: Dr. Rick’s Progressive Ads

Kudos to the ad team at Arnold Worldwide Boston for creating the series of commercials for Progressive Insurance in which Dr. Rick gives adults simple, everyday life lessons to keep them from turning into their parents. I’ve seen the spots a lot during NFL...
Random Thoughts

Random Thoughts

I see Nancy Pelosi has announced that any member of Congress who doesn’t wear a mask while in session will be fined $500 on a first offense and $2,500 for a second offense. Those fines will be deducted from their pay, not their campaign funds or expense...
As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

Stop saying Bill Belichick is a patriot or hero because he won’t accept the Presidential Medal Of Freedom from Trump. It merely means he is very slightly less of a jerk than we all...
It’s Ken Jennings’ World

It’s Ken Jennings’ World

I watched Ken Jennings host the first post-Trebek “Jeopardy!” yesterday and thought he did a fine job. He opened with a nice tribute to Alex (above), then got down to the business of the game. Because it has so many moving parts, hosting a game show like...
Best Documentaries Of 2020

Best Documentaries Of 2020

The recap of my year-end movie lists was interrupted by current events last week before I could post this final installment, but here it is — the ten best documentaries I saw in 2020, with links to my original reviews, and info on where you can watch them. #1)...