"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
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"That's what they get for building a stadium on the ocean."Oil Can Boyd, who turns 45 today, after a game was fogged out in Cleveland.
A deluxe Celebrity Births and Deaths edition of Today in History has been posted by the Random Penseur for Oct. 6, offering the opportunity to bring Jenny Lind, Le Corbusier, Carol Lombard (such a great film, My Man Godfrey), Cardinal Cooke, Bette Davis and Anwar Sadat together in one place.
Sadly, the necrology includes the great Rodney Dangerfield, who was paid tribute recently in the Weekly Standard. The critics might not acknowledge it, but the film Caddyshack occupies a central place in the comedic pantheon of a generation. Rodney: Here's hoping you have total consciousness going for you, which would be nice.