This week, as I was writing this letter, the Governor of Puerto Rico finally admitted that Hurricane Maria killed at least 1,400 people last year.
For 11 months, though, the government insisted that the death toll was only 64, though given the force of the storm and the humanitarian crisis that followed, that was plainly, painfully false. Continue reading “The Build-It-Better Cliché”
Today at Gotham, we were posed with a brain-bender, courtesy of Alex, the President. He asked the office this:
“Would you keep the money you have now, or have a billion dollars?”
Continue reading “Have Cow, Have Care of Cow”
Before Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime, if you wanted to watch, say, The Mary Tyler Moore Show or Ally McBeal, you had to park yourself in your Barcalounger at a specific time on a specific night of the week. Or hope to catch reruns (yes, those were a thing) over the summer. Continue reading “The Online class I want to take is scheduled for Tuesdays, but I’m never free on Tuesday. Can I still take the class?”