Monthly Archives: February 2001

Shaw ’nuff: … Bernie was the guy my mom figured I should model myself after when I first decided on journalism as a career. I think she’s still a little mad that I didn’t want to be on television. Reese Schonfeld remembers a Bernie story. (via Romenesko)

What was No. 1 the day you were born?: … Go find out. For me here, it was Carole King’s “It’s Too Late.” In the U.K., it was the Middle of the Road’s “Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep.”

Hungry for social change?: … If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, you can help out by dining out at select restaurants in The City. On Thursday, March 1, participating restaurants will donate a portion of their proceeds to support the work of San Francisco Women Against Rape, a grassroots, majority women of […]

Hey, hey, hey!: … OK, OK, I just had to get it out of my system. *naah, naah, naah, gonna have a good time … * Comedian Bill Cosby, whose popularity never stretched to the big screen, will resurrect his “Fat Albert” personality for a live-action feature. The Twentieth Century Fox project will be based […]

A spot for African-American news and views: … is After 7.

Autonomous Post-Materialist: … thy name is George, or so says the survey.

ABC News rOOlz!: … because my favorite anchorman ever gets his props. (I used to listen to him on the radio and see on TV when I was growing up in D.C. Roll over Peter Jennings, and tell Sam Donaldson the news … NEW YORK (Variety) – ABC News has named Derek McGinty anchor of […]