Friday, March 22, 2013
'The time has come, the Walrus said, to talk of many things..."
If, as rumored, NBC replaces Jay Leno with Jimmy Fallon, there is a distinct possibility that Leno will jump to Fox- and, with a half-hour jump on Fallon and David Letterman (local Fox news is an hour earlier than on the other networks) probably clean their clocks in the ratings
After the way NBC treated Conan O'Brien, it would serve them right.
Columnist James S. Robbins of USAToday writes that the United States is less popular in the Middle East under Barack Obama than it was under George W. Bush.
A survey of 600 American physicians shows that six in 10 plan to retire earlier than they would otherwise because of Obamacare.
My mother always suggested that I might be allergic to exercise. I think she may have been right. But I know that Kasia Beaver is.
Sequester or not, President Obama is using his executive authority to create five new national parks.
The Department of Homeland Security is considering a plan which would include more surveillance of private email and web surfing.
And Vice-President Biden's hotel bill for his recent one-night stay in Paris was $585,000.50. This after it was revealed that another, slightly longer stay by the vice-president in London cost the taxpayers $459,388.65-"approximately 136 hotel rooms for 893 room nights."
Wonder what it would have been before the sequester...