Archive for December 21st, 2020

Stink, stank, stunk.  I wore the Grinch t-shirt yesterday.

Including today, there are eleven days until 2021. We will still be in the middle of the pandemic. 

I must say that it is nauseating to see Republican U.S. Sens. Lindsay Graham and Marco Rubio get COVID-19 vaccines.  Both have attended super spreader events where they didn’t wear masks and have downplayed the pandemic. 

One month from today will be the first full day of the Biden-Harris administration.

To those out there who still believe President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris somehow stole the election, but you can’t figure out how.  If they pulled this off and didn’t leave a shred of evidence that you can point to, then maybe you want them as your President and Vice-President.  Think about that.

Who had the most regular season dingers for the Astros in 2020 and who had the most postseason dingers for the Astros?

Commentary was reading a magazine and ran across an article on the 40th anniversary of John Lennon’s murder and they asked celebrities to comment on how they reacted that evening and the days that followed.  There were some pretty fascinating comments.

Former “Today” anchor Jane Pauley said they did a piece on the show the following morning and an AP photographer caught her and fellow anchor Tom Brokaw’s reaction afterwards.

Roberta Flack was John and Yoko’s next-door neighbor.

Award winning journalist Alexis Denny Kaufman was a young producer on “Monday Night Football.”  She was in the booth that evening and got the news over her headphones from her producer. She wrote it down on an index card and handed it to the game’s announcers and Howard Cosell told the millions, including Commentary, who were watching “MNF.”

Jamie Lee Curtis was 21 and scheduled to host “SNL” that Saturday.  She says the show that Saturday had no energy.

Singer-songwriter James Taylor lived in the next building down from the Dakota and heard the gunshots.


The article is in the December 2020/January 2021 AARP Magazine.

#SpringerDinger led the Astros with 14 dingers during the regular season and Carlos Correa led the team with 6 postseason dingers.

Now you know.

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