George Carlin

I grew up with comedy albums. I can still do Bill Cosby’s Hofstra from memory, and my brother only has to start singing “Soap, soap, soap” to crack me up. Dr. Demento only opened more doors. And of course George Carlin was in there. The classic gold albums (FM & […]

Tim Russert

Tim Russert Tim Russert came in, wearing his Rex Harrison hat, the morning of the caucus. It was a funny little detail that I thought about every time he showed up on The Daily Show or a blog: where’s the hat, Tim? RIP.