We have entered the Top Ten of my personal list of Top 25 Saturday Night Live cast members of all time! To peruse my three previous posts covering numbers 25-11, click the following links: 70 more words
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Sweet Pea and I have been together for a long time now, 16 years to be exact. In fact, I nearly gave her a “Sweet Sixteen” party, just because her birthday falls right around Valentine’s day and it would have given me something to celebrate…and because it would be funny—but that turned out to be too much work, so I just mildly resented Valentine’s day instead. 1,776 more words
1. Every scene will make you laugh.
2. It’s very important to laugh because if you don’t, your life will be boring.
3. If you want to be a comedian, like me, Dana Carvey’s roles will teach you good tricks. 45 more words
Some comments, on “Presidential Rhetoric’s Visual Turn” (2000) by Keith Erickson, in Visual Rhetoric: A reader in communication and American culture.
True or false? “Although occasionally disdained by critics, fetching images nonetheless rhetorically influence the public’s acceptance of political fantasies insofar as they suppress reliance upon logic and collaborative evidence, and visually stress dominant and underlying ideological themes” means that politicians use performance fragments to blow smoke up the public’s collective ass. 366 more words