Monthly Archives: December 2012

Kings in Disguise

I awoke early yesterday and watched the CBS Sunday Morning show.  The first segment was about fracking.  They also discussed the development of the calculator and paid tribute to some of the people who died in 2012, including Mike Wallace, … Continue reading

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Koko Be Good

I watched the end of “Twelve O’Clock High” yesterday morning.  I wondered how they were able to put together a weekly television show on this subject matter, because it seemed like such as immense effort to put together even one … Continue reading

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Trickster

One of the notable news items I saw yesterday on the CBS This Morning show was the revival of the controversial Atlanta Braves logo showing the screaming man.  I went over to the library and borrowed some graphic novels.  I … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Rises

Rebecca Jarvis and Jeff Glor were still doing the CBS This Morning show yesterday.  I would later see Erica Hill reporting from LaGuardia Airport for the Today show.  We waited until The Price is Right began, and then we left.  … Continue reading

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Laika

I watched CBS This Morning with Rebecca Jarvis and Jeff Glor yesterday.  Jeff liked discussing famous quotations.  We had leftover turkey to eat.  We would drive over to Fry’s Electronics.  I was interested in the selection of Blu-ray discs.  They … Continue reading

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The Matrix

I got up to have breakfast yesterday, and I watched CBS This Morning.  Norah O’Donnell talked about ballet.  I blame our government for the lackluster holiday season.  People have been afraid to spend money because they are seeing a financial … Continue reading

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Marathon

I watched CBS This Morning yesterday, seeing that Rebecca Jarvis and Jeff Glor were doing the show.  I wanted to see what A.O. Scott had to say about the year’s movies.  He liked “Lincoln” and “The Master.”  Jeff gave a … Continue reading

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Anya’s Ghost

I awoke early yesterday morning and watched the local news.  The CBS Sunday Morning show comes on an hour later here.  I liked the Bill Geist segment on the unusual Christmas cards.  Mo Rocca discussed the popularity of “A Christmas … Continue reading

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The Treasured Thief

I stayed up for two Night Gallery episodes, “Class of ‘99” and “Satisfaction Guaranteed.”  The first had Vincent Price and Randolph Mantooth, and the second had Victor Buono.  When I awoke later, I found that I missed most of CBS … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon

I awoke pretty early yesterday and watched CBS This Morning.  Norah O’Donnell commented that the world had not come to an end yet.  Charlie Rose reported on Led Zeppelin, and Gayle King said that she had a new appreciation for … Continue reading

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