Catherine O’Hara’s performance on the dearly departed comedy was a career-topping triumph—and now feels like an allegory for our altered times. V.F. photographed her with a drone, and talked to her about her early friendship with Gilda Radner, flubbed auditions, and the curative power of gratitude.
May 22, 1964 ~
One of the greatest speeches ever by a sitting president. It’s well worth 20 minutes of your day — especially if you’re like our current president and you think the world revolves around you.
LBJ’s University of Michigan speech, 5-22-64. (by The LBJ Library)
Mick Jagger showed Jimmy Fallon how to make the most out of quarantine in a spoof PSA clip. The Rolling Stone appeared on Fallon’s show on Monday to support Save the Children …
April 29, 2016 ~
Jimmy Fallon & Paul Rudd Recreate Styx Music Video. And, it’s glorious.
Too cool …
Twenty one years since it ushered in a new era of cinematic television and complex, flawed, relatable characters and arching, multi-layered storylines, The Sopranos still feels like a feat.
Starting the final season — Season 6 — tonight.
HBO is free for now so do yourself a favor and start streaming …
A friend pointed me to this — glad I took the time over my “lunch break” to peruse. It’s good.
This is a temporary state. It helps to say it. I worked for 10 years in the hospital system. I’ve been trained for situations like this. I’ve also studied the 1918 flu pandemic. The precautions we’re taking are the right ones. History tells us that. This is survivable. We will survive. This is a time to overprotect but not overreact.