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Entries by Jim Moret from 10/2013

Petulant Children, Shame On You

| Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

Shame on you, Congress. Shame on all of you. You are entrusted with the fate and welfare of millions of Americans who elected you to do your job. You are betraying that trust.

Did the AEG Verdict Kill Michael Jackson's Legacy?

| Posted 10.02.2013 | Entertainment

Who could have predicted that Conrad Murray, or any doctor, would give Michael Jackson propofol as a sleep aid, a use for which it was never intended? Prior to Murray's manslaughter case few people, other than anesthesiologists, even heard of the powerful drug.

eBay, My First Love and Me

| Posted 10.08.2013 | Technology

Consider it a leap of faith. More than forty years after I let her go, certain that I would never see her again, my first love and I were reunited, thanks to eBay.

The Proposal: All You Need Is Love

| Posted 10.14.2013 | Weddings

John Lennon had it right all along. It turns out, so does 29-year-old actor and director Justin Baldoni. He made what is arguably the wedding proposal to end all wedding proposals in the form of a 27-minute-long video.

Book Review: Johnny Carson by Henry Bushkin

| Posted 10.15.2013 | Books

For nearly 20 years, Bushkin was Carson's closest advisor and friend. This is a riveting firsthand account of Carson's Jekyll and Hyde mood swings, the drinking, the women, the wives and insecurities of the most powerful man on television.

Congress Kicks the Can, Again

| Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

Maybe it's time to kick these politicians in their collective cans and demand them to stop political posturing, accept responsibility and take action