Brush with Greatness

Brush with Greatness I’m reading The 50 Funniest American Writers. It’s an anthology by Andy Borowitz. Good stuff. When I finished the George Carlin section, I turned the page and, BAM! The next story caused a memory to come flooding back. A connection to a little story I tell. A brush with greatness. I occasionally have these strange little star crossings. Meeting someone famous, usually while … Continue reading Brush with Greatness

Six-Word Memoirs

Six-Word Memoirs I haven’t picked up the book yet but I stumbled across this preview video from a while back. Very cool concept and there are some gems in there. The first part of the video explains what’s going on. I took a Hemingway class back in college from a professor who was a complete Hemingway nut. He was so passionate about the subject that … Continue reading Six-Word Memoirs

Mr. Seinfeld Goes to Washington - Publicity Still

Mr. Seinfeld Goes to Washington

Mr. Seinfeld Goes to Washington Can you believe it? This groundbreaking sitcom is coming to an end. Mr. Seinfeld Goes to Washington started out as a simple show about four friends and their wacky quest for the White House. But it has grown into a once in a lifetime television event. After a ratings dream season, the series ending episode will be broadcast on Tuesday, … Continue reading Mr. Seinfeld Goes to Washington