What do you think of the Trivago spokesman?

Not having a DVR, I am still victim to every commercial thrown at me. Many if not most of you have by now practically forgotten what it’s like to be subjected to these monumental wastes of time (commercial breaks are getting longer and longer). Lucky you. That means you haven’t met the Trivago guy. Slate did a piece on Trivago Guy a few days ago, with literary flourishes I can’t begin to emulate (I’m tempted to say “overwritten” but I’m not exactly sure []

The Sixties

It’s late to mention something that started on May 29, but CNN’s original series “The Sixties” is wonderful television. Whether it’s because []