Archive for July 2017

Observing O.J. is an exercise in fascination and horror

For those of us old enough to remember the mid-1990s O.J. circus, the past couple of years have been a trip down memory lane. First the ESPN documentary “Made in America” and the miniseries “The People vs. OJ Simpson.” Then this week, O.J. for a brief time held us riveted once again. As most of... Read more »

Note to the media: It’s not a 4-day “holiday weekend”

  I need to vent people. If I see or hear one more reference to the so-called four-day “Fourth of July holiday weekend,” I’m going to barf. Humbug. Independence Day falls on a Tuesday this year. Not a Saturday, Sunday or Monday. As far as I know, Monday the third of July is not a... Read more »