Monthly Archives: May 2011

Trevor Cahill’s Rocky First Inning

I saw that Elizabeth Wenger wasn’t doing the traffic reports on KPIX yesterday morning.  On a holiday morning, there shouldn’t be too much to talk about, anyway.  Chris Wragge and Erica Hill were absent from the CBS Early Show, so … Continue reading

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Tengoku to jigoku

One of the segments on yesterday’s CBS Sunday Morning show interested me.  It was about the musical “The Book of Mormon.”  The report gave me the sense that the script was being too easy on these Mormon missionaries.  David Edelstein … Continue reading

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Josh Outman’s First Win Since June 8, 2009

When I went to bed on Friday night, I felt soreness in my back.  Thankfully, I felt better in the morning.  On the Early Show, I thought Rebecca Jarvis looked tired from going to Oklahoma and coming back to New … Continue reading

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Midnight in Paris

I thought the most interesting thing I heard on the news yesterday was the NASA discovery of more water in moon rocks than there was previously thought to be.  Marysol Castro visited a school to get the children’s thoughts about … Continue reading

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Roman Holiday

I watched Erica Hill on the CBS Early Show yesterday talking about how everyone flocks to summer movie sequels.  She was wearing black.  She told us that her mom passed along advice that she got from Oprah about yelling “Fire!” … Continue reading

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The Cable Guy

It seemed that most of the stories on the CBS Early Show were going to be about Joplin, Missouri, so I didn’t stick around to see all of it.  Both Chris Wragge and Rebecca Jarvis were out covering storm stories.  … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Field

I listened to the anchors on the KPIX morning news yesterday.  In reporting that Harold Camping had revised the date of doomsday, they said that Elizabeth Wenger was a wild child and might not get to Heaven.  I noticed on … Continue reading

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Machete

I saw yesterday that Erica Hill was wearing white, and a shiny white at that.  I didn’t stick around to watch much of the CBS Early Show.  I went over to the office and graded papers for a long time, … Continue reading

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Red Hot + Blue

I had just the slightest inkling that the world would not come to an end on Saturday, and it didn’t.  This means that my students still have to take my final exam, which for some will be worse than if … Continue reading

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When Harry Met Sally…

I woke up too late yesterday to catch the beginning of the Early Show, but I saw Rebecca Jarvis interviewing Dennis Swanson of Fox TV about the beginning of Oprah Winfrey’s career.  Three Italian teenagers who called themselves Il Volo … Continue reading

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