Standup comedy is in my humble estimation (and I’ve done my share of it) the most challenging, unprotected and fear-inducing of art forms.
TLC, on its official company stationery known as The Learning Channel, has been faithfully re-dubbed by my co-producer in this life Wendy as… drum roll please… The Lunatic Channel.
Florida Marine Sgt. Enrique Trevino is over half-way to his goal of completing one million push-ups to raise money and awareness for wounded veterans.
Kudos to Kara Baskin of the Boston Globe for her recent piece entitled, “Taking Parenting to Extremes: For Those Caught in the Mommy Wars Cross Fire, a Wish List.”
Dear Mark Zuckerberg, thanks for nothin’.
In the new book “The Information Diet: A Case for Conscious Consumption” Clay Johnson illustrates with his use of many credible examples that “just as junk food can lead to obesity, junk information can lead to new forms of ignorance.”
Euclid Joseph Peltier, affectionately known as “Ed,” was honored at a most inspiring memorial service a few days back.
I started yawning somewhat uncontrollably the year that “Chariots of Fire” took the gold.
With a new chapter unfolding here in the chill of January, we spend short moments reflecting on those voices lost to us, a somewhat sad annual ritual.
What is dumber than a local school principal banning the mere mention of Santa from a second grade “holiday” party?