Friday, July 09, 2021

Free Kicks

Mind the Gap

Euro Madness

Apparently I'm not the only one... 

 LONDON, July 8 (Reuters) - England's Euro 2020 semi-final victory over Denmark on Wednesday was watched by a peak of 27.6 million people, setting a new record for a soccer match shown on a single British channel, broadcaster ITV (ITV.L) said.

And here's some advice to the British fans from former English soccer Gary Lineker...

Thursday, July 08, 2021

Vaxx That Thing

 Gotta say. This is pretty good.

Taking Full Credit

Look, I'm not saying that I had anything to do with the Cubs ending their losing streak at 11 games last night. On the other hand, I wasn't there for the 11 losses, and I was there last night. Probably not a coincidence.



Tuesday, July 06, 2021

There are only 330 million people in the US

A More Convincing Article

Fox News is Poison

 People think I'm using hyperbole when I say that Fox News has broken America. I have studied this subject more than any other. I mean it. I believe it.

Don't take it from me. Take it from this former Rupert Murdoch executive: Fox News is Poison for America.

Thanks Robert Feder

From his column today...

Joan Esposito, afternoon host on Newsweb Radio progressive talk WCPT 820-AM and longtime Chicago newscaster, gets the profile treatment from Rick Kaempfer in the July issue of Illinois Entertainer. (Here is the link.) “I feel engaged with the world in a way I didn’t feel when I was out of the business,” Esposito tells Kaempfer. “I like being back in the world of current events. Carol Marin used to say to journalism classes, ‘Do you really love information because that’s what this job is all about.’ And I love it. I love talking to other people who do, who come at it a little differently than I do. Parts of my brain have been reactivated.”

Monday, July 05, 2021