Category Archives: Entertainment

Oakland A’s Game Night

The A’s-Mariners game ended at 3:21, and I took my time leaving the stadium.  Some people were going in the opposite direction, towards the Oracle Arena for a watch party.  I took BART to 12th Street and saw a carnival … Continue reading

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The Harlem Globetrotters at the Oracle Arena

I woke up and watched the chef segment of CBS This Morning, featuring Fabio Trabocchi.  Some of his signature recipes include Tagliolini alla parmigiana with Cinco Jotas jamon iberico, Onions and potatoes smoked in hay, Paella de pescado y mariscos, … Continue reading

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The Unseen Beatles

The rain came down steadily during the night into the early morning hours. I sat around watching television. I wanted to see what people had to say about Glenn Frey. I watched “Crimes of the Future,” an early David Cronenberg … Continue reading

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Upstairs, Downstairs Season Two

After watching Night Gallery and “A Fear of Spiders,” “Junior,” and “An Act of Chivalry,” it was hard to wake up early.  The weekend seems shorter when I stay up late on Friday night.  Nancy Cordes was doing CBS This … Continue reading

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Oscar Night 2013

I fell asleep while trying to stay up for “Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me” on the radio.  I awoke in the middle of the night listening to a discussion of the movie “The Fight Club.”  I watched CBS Sunday Morning … Continue reading

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Oscar Night 2012

I was watching CBS Sunday Morning and a segment about Roger Corman when my mother phoned me.  I told her that the Academy Awards show would be on TV.  She said she didn’t know any of the movie stars of … Continue reading

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The Dick Cavett Show: John & Yoko Collection

I listened to Mike and Mike talk about the Chicago Bulls’ win over the Miami Heat on Sunday.  Gianna Franco was doing the traffic reports for KPIX.  Elizabeth Wenger was out in the field, giving reports on Bryan Stow, the … Continue reading

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