"Sorry to interrupt myself, but it's the only way I stop talking." Rush Limbaugh The Savvy Reader The advances of Artificial Intelligence are astonishing. Today they are using AI for writing up news aggregates by compiling a lot of information from our internet to create, say, a sports report. And, the AI will get better … Continue reading The Savvy Reader
Haiku For the Changing Seasons Which coat to wear? Which? Rainproof or toasty warm? Which? Depends on whether. Colds, flues, sneezing, blues Burning eyes and running noses Still to work I hie Changing seasons, change Lives, life, living. Live. Holy pause between Early morning dark Too dark … Continue reading Which Coat To Wear?
"Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul." Marilyn Monroe MGM and Disney Entertainment is a business. It comes with a cost. People pay the price. The songs you listen to were hoped-for hits, the books you read were hoped-for bestsellers, scripts are … Continue reading MGM and Disney
"As usual, words fail him." Stephen King on James Patterson Re-Thin:king Wry:ting Sorry about the title. I got hit upside the head by a 1980s art trend. We are all glad that those days are past us, right? When James Patterson got busted for not writing his own books, it was a scandal. He still … Continue reading Re-Thin:king Wry*ting
"I wrote and produced millions and millions of selling records, so my publishing company alone was worth millions of dollars. I didn't have to work anymore in life because when the rappers started sampling... I'm the most sampled artist in history." Rick James Hating Hip Hop My first aversion to Hip Hop was the message. … Continue reading Hating Hip Hop
"Perhaps the world's second worst crime is boredom. The first is being a bore." Cecil Beaton Bored Years ago, my boss used to call me at 10pm-ish now and then. At first it freaked me out, at that hour it must be important. I soon learned that she knew that I was getting home from … Continue reading Bored
It’s not a pot belly Or a beer belly Or any blue law belly It’s just my big ‘ole belly. It’s not Paul Bunyan Or Damon Runyon A Vidalia onion Or even Tim-the-Dunker Duncan It’s just my big ‘ole bunion. It’s not a career rut Or reading smut Or potato glut Or … Continue reading My Big ‘Ole Bunion