Well, dear Pith reader, as a reward for reading, or at least planning to read, a 6,000-word memo
on public education reform, we have for you a collection of amusing YouTube links.
Let's do this.
First, for you kids out there who think of Fred Thompson as a harmless and amusing old man, there was a time when Grandpa Frederick had a bit more bite, telling then U.S. Senate opponent Jim Cooper to “shut up” in a debate
in front of about four octogenarians. Cooper, meanwhile, shows how you can win an argument on the facts and lose a debate on personality.
The hair, the look, the voice, was anyone cooler than this guy
right around 1980? Maybe these guys
a few years later? Definitely not this gentleman
Eight years ago, Bill Purcell went from a dark horse candidate for mayor into the indomitable front runner all because of this here
. And yes, that was an effective and still entertaining ad but how come we can find Purcell sitting at a desk on the interwebs but not Bill Boner playing a harmonica?
When I was a senior in college I couldn't stop listening to the Gin Blossoms, the Smashing Pumpkins and Pearl Jam. (Were I to post such a disclaimer on Nashville Cream I'd be the object of mockery and ridicule so let's just keep this between us, k?.) Somehow, I missed this show
I feel kind of mean for posting this and even worse for not making a cheap joke or two. Getting kind of awkward. Um, let me just give you the link