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Ladies and gentlemen, can I please have your attention. I’ve just been handed an urgent and horrifying news story. I need all of you to stop what you’re doing and listen . . . . . . “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” will soon be here. The new Ron Burgundy movie will be in theaters December 20th. This week Anchorman 2 released not one, but two new trailers. I can only hope… Read More

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I thought I’d go see the new movie “Hot Tub Time Machine” which opens in theaters tonight. The title pretty much explains what the movie is about. Four friends who drink a little too much and their hot tub sends them back to 1986. “Hot Tub” looks like “Back to the Future” meets “The Hangover.” As one reviewer puts it: “Rude, raunchy, retro.” Cool. Then I read that the price of movie… Read More

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I saw the trailer for the latest psycho horror film, “The Crazies”, and it got me thinking of tax season.  In short, a small town taken over by zombies (for a competent review don’t rely on me, ask a professional).  The clips I saw had lots of screaming, scary looking people (those would be the zombies), and scared looking people (those would be the people the zombies were scaring).   Here’s a… Read More

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“You’re so vain, you probably think this song is about you You’re so vain, I’ll bet you think this song is about you Don’t you? Don’t you?” If you’re old enough I’m sure you’re familiar with the lyrics of the Carly Simon song. For decades Simon’s  been tight-lipped about who she’s referring to.  Lots of speculation though over the years.  Was it Mick Jagger? Cat Stevens? Warren Beatty? Kris Kristofferson? Well, the… Read More

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Looks like we’re going to have a white Christmas in Oklahoma (picture above is backyard snow scene last winter).  Did you hear that Tommy?  My youngest boy has been bugging me for weeks.   “When’s it going to snow?” “How much snow will we get?”  He thinks he’s getting a sled for Christmas and wants to use it.     Tommy even delivered amessage to Frank our meteorologist. If you’re going to have a snowball fight,… Read More

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When I heard the news that Diane Sawyer would be taking over for Charles Gibson as anchor of ABC “World News” it reminded me of something I heard 30 years ago.   My word, how times have changed.  More on that in a moment. Diane Sawyer is a veteran with ABC News and very, very good at what she does.  If anyone deserves the evening anchor job, she does.  If you’re keeping… Read More

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