The Boston Pops and the Glorious Fourth

I have been whining and complaining about CBS and its miserable broadcast of the Boston Pops annual 4th of July show from the Esplanade in Boston for about ten years now. It looks like the Pops and CBS separated after the 2013 Fireworks Spectacular, as unless you lived in Boston the only way to see …

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Quiz!

I created a quiz based on television programs. I’ll give you character names, you give me the mini-series they appeared in. Pamela Tudsbury Chicken George Ralph de Bricassart Lt. Richard Winters Benjamin Rush Woodrow F. Call Col. Frank Skimmerhorn Aeryn Sun Lord Yoshi Torunaga Rudy Jordache Answers tomorrow!

What the heck, ESPN?

ESPN has once again concluded that Independence Day is a day for great American sports programming. For example, it’s showing the 2013 Hot Dog Eating Contest in NYC and a Canadian Football League Game from Montreal. Where’s baseball, ostensibly America’s Pastime? Dunno. “The Worldwide Leader in Sports” can’t be bothered to broadcast any Major League …

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