Tuesday, November 25, 2014
As I sit here at my desk eating a doughnut and stretching my stomach for the impending Thanksgiving feast, I know I have a lot to be thankful for.
1. Dancing With The Stars. Aside from host Tom Bergeron being an absolute delight, I am currently obsessed with dancing partners Val Chmerkovskiy and Janel Parrish—or, as we in the seedy underbelly of competitive ballroom like to call them, Janelskiy....
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
It appears that after eight years of missteps and missed opportunities, the Republican Party has finally figured out its campaign strategy, tactics and infrastructure. That starts with candidate selection and oversight, brings in better polling and message testing and finishes with strong and accurate get-out-the-vote operations. Add in the muscle and money of third-party groups like Americans...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
I randomly asked a coworker what ‘gladiator’ means to her and she replied Russell Crowe.
Photo courtesy of DreamWorks PicturesIt took me a minute as that is not what I was expecting. I was thinking more of the "gladiator in suit" a la Scandal.
Courtesy of ABC StudiosBut it got me thinking, what’s the difference? Just because one wears protective armor and the other in a well dressed suit, they...
Thursday, February 6, 2014
I’m a bit of a local celebrity. As you may recall from previous blogs, I’ve had some air time on what we in the biz like to call the “small screen.” That’s television for the layfolk.
My screen credits include a starring role in a recycling commercial that ran on Nickelodeon in the spring of 1997. I’m not saying I was a big deal, but people saw me while they were eating breakfast in the morning....