"Like many of you, I can no longer watch important live televised addresses now without the wit and wisdom of the many virtual friends who live in my iPhone. How funny we can be, stopping the wisecracks and the spot fact-checking long enough to appropriately acknowledge the president’s “They deserve a vote” refrain for grieving survivors of victims of gun violence. We go from snark to somber so fast. It’s exhausting and also distracting. " Washpost
Demagogery? I wouldn't know really. Unable to force ourselves to watch the political nonsense, we watched the second night of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show from Madison Square Garden. I am pleased (sort of) to report that Best in Show was won by "Banana Joe," the Affenpinscher from the Netherlands.
Well, it is "sort of" because I really thought the German Wire Haired Pointer should have won. "Oakley" is a fine dog. He wuz robbed.
Obama? Apparently he called for decisive votes in Congress on all his proposals. Fine, give them to him. pl