Category Archives: TV

Potpourri for $100, Chairman…

We have just a half-hour and lots of answers on the board. Let’s get to it… “Political Bordellos” for $600… Answer: An apparently compulsive liar who was exposed in a New York Times article for plagiarizing large portions of his master’s thesis at … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Come With Me Now

Lots of stuff going on thus week: the border crisis, the ongoing shooting war in Israel against Hamas, violence in Iraq continuing to spin out of control. And yet my dog sits there, serene. Usually sleeping, unless a rabbit or … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Talk Dirty to Me

Last night, Truman and I settled down to watch the latest news on Iraq’s meltdown and instead stumbled upon an hourlong CNN infomercial for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. A fawning Christiane Amanpour made polite chit-chat with the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee (who … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: The Unknown Stuntman

  Lee Majors – the Six Million Dollar Man himself – turned 75 today. For you young tots, Lee was the ’70s version of Brad Pitt and George Clooney rolled into one, was married to the late Farrah Fawcett for a while, and … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: I Wish

We’re neck deep in March Madness and Truman is ecstatic, as you can see. Player of the year? Creighton’s Doug McDermott, whose jump shot and basketball savvy have observers whispering “Great White Hope” and “the next Larry Bird” every time … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Good Ol’ Boys

Two shows anchor my childhood television experience. The first is “The Love Boat,” which seems funnier than ever thanks to the occasional societal meltdowns that have afflicted luxury cruise liners over the past several years. I’m amazed Doc Bricker wasn’t … Continue reading

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Entertainment for the Next Ice Age

It’s beginning to look a lot like another Ice Age this weekend. Perfect weather for survivalists looking to validate their multimillion dollar investments in fully stocked and fortified bunkers. Not-so-perfect weather for interstate air commuters. Here’s what’s on tap for … Continue reading

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