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Debate Prep

Seven steps to prepare for watching the Presidential Debate of 2016 between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump: Don’t expect any significant (new) content from either candidate. Don’t expect any surprises of character; we already know who these two are. Stock up on your favorite beverage and snacks. Or cook up some great comfort food.  (I’m … Continue reading

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Shandling and Seinfeld

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is my new favorite show.  I find it on Crackle.  You can also find it on its own website.  Con: no perceivable pattern to when they produce/schedule new episodes.  Pro: It’s Seinfeld!  And it’s lots of other comedians one-on-one, having fun.  The coffee visuals are so good, you almost don’t … Continue reading

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Big Bang Background

The main characters, their professions, and home-towns: Dr. Leonard Hofstadter, played by Johnny Galeki, is an experimental physicist researching something to do with lasers.  Dr. Sheldon Cooper, played by Jim Parsons, is a theoretical physicist studying “string theory.”  Howard Wolowitz, played by Simon Helberg, is an aerospace engineer.  Rajesh Koothrappali, played by Kunal Nayyar, is … Continue reading