Courtesy of the illusory one, the one who no longer hides in the electronic shadows of anonymity, and now is visible at Wednesday night drinking soirees (sorry I missed that one) and elsewhere ... anyway, Dick Cavett has a blog! And I thought him dead.
I remember as a young teenager spending quality moments with my insanely hip (hey, she bought In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida by Iron Butterfly ... isn't that drum solo one of the best ever?) together mom as we laughed at the banter of Cavett. His show was a singularly intelligent blip in a televsion world of laugh ins, hillbillys, and loco naval commanders (all shows I enjoyed, btw).
Oh if only there were something similar to entertain ... alas, there is only Hannity and O'Reilly. Cavett's show was ended because of declining ratings. Hannity's and O'Reilly's continue strong. Says something , doesn't it.
Ah, but there is his blog. And I now have created a link. Glorious day.
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