“I’m Penn Jillette, and along with all the Moxie Games event organizers, hosts and commentators, we thank you for watching. This has been a Moxie Games production: the worldwide leader in… this type of stuff.” The Moxie Games on ESPN
Ok, so 3 days in and I can see that I’ll soon be acclimated to the Touch Bar, I love—LOVE—being able to unlock my MacBook Pro with Touch ID or my Apple Watch, but I don’t know if I’ll ever get used to the butterfly keyboard…Ugh!
Popular Science: “Your super liberal and super conservative relatives might all have one thing in common.” People with extreme political views have trouble thinking about their own thinking.
“Getting fired for ethics violations in the Trump administration is like being fired from the Rockettes for kicking.” Stephen Colbert, Late Show monologue, Monday, December 17, 2018.
“WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a tense meeting on Monday, leading Cabinet members warned Donald J. Trump that shutting down the federal government would make it exponentially harder for them to steal from.” Cabinet Warns Trump That Shutting Down Government Would Make It Harder to Steal From
CBS Sunday Morning: “Of all the letters to Santa, it’s this one about Santa that stands out. You probably know it, printed in the New York Sun in 1897” — “Yes, Virginia”: The story behind the letter about Santa Claus
Sports Illustrated: Epic ending in Chargers-Chiefs overshadows poor job by officials. Bad and missed calls are a part of the game, but some games ARE WORSE than others… #nfl #chargers
HBO: A Vice Special Report — Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis. Fascinating.
“Those who travel the high road of humility in Washington, D.C. are not bothered by heavy traffic.” — Former Senator Alan K. Simpson, State Funeral of George H. W. Bush, 41st President of the United States.
The Atlantic: Top 25 News Photos of 2018.
“Jamie invented a great game called ‘Paxton or Pullman, Bridges or Daniels’.” —Kevin Pollak, Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show, “Kev’s Holiday Fav - Tom Hanks”, November 28, 2017 at 1:59:05.
R.I.P. Stan Lee Stan Lee, Marvel Comicbook Legend, Dies at 95
Do you believe in miracles? Titans Turn in Dominating Performance in 34-10 Win Over Patriots.
“When natural disasters happen, presidents respond in different ways. Some presidents wonder how they can help. Some presidents wonder how to make sure it never happens again. Some presidents wonder whose boat that is.” Whose Boat is This Boat? by Donald J. Trump
“A nun in Columbia, who had lived in a convent for eight years, has left the clergy to become a porn star, destroying the otherwise spotless sexual reputation of the Catholic Church.” — Colin Jost, SNL Weekend Update, 11/3/2018.
“Rapper 50 Cent continued his long-standing feud with Ja Rule by buying 200 front row tickets to his recent concerts so they would all be empty. Ironically, 200 tickets to a Ja Rule concert costs exactly 50 cents.” — Colin Jost, SNL Weekend Update, 11/3/2018.
The Pantomime Horse is a Secret Agent Film Monty Python’s Flying Circus, S3E4 “Blood, Devastation, Death, War and Horror” (BBC 1972).
“The testers found embarrassing, elementary screw-ups of the sort that would get a middle school computer lab administrator in trouble, to say nothing of someone safeguarding lethal weapon systems.” GOVT REPORT: “AN ENTIRE GENERATION” OF AMERICAN WEAPONS IS WIDE OPEN TO HACKERS