. Who knew there was a Nashville Scene
jinx? Turns out when we wrote that Foster is having the kind of year even Disney couldn't script, well, we were right.
More problems for CCA as The Tennessean's
Kate Howard reports
that a mentally ill inmate went nine months without a shower, making him not unlike many of my neighbors in East Nashville. Hit me
“Fact is, some stories are just plain scary. But we still need to report them,” so sayeth Tennessean
editor Mark Silverman, who mails in his Sunday column so often it should come inside a sealed envelope. No writer in local journalism, not even Dwight Lewis, spends less time with a sentence. By the way, dear Pith reader, I'm not going to link to Silverman's column and not just because it's so lame. I want to see how long it takes you to find a day old column on The Tennessean's
website. Personally, I'd rather be in charge of retrieving the Holy Grail. (Oh and no using Google either.)
about good and bad spokespeople has prompted a vigorous debate about whether state flacks should do their jobs. This is one where reasonable people can’t disagree.
Finally, I'm going to assume this
is a joke. But if it's not, John McCain will lose all 50 states. Even Bill Hobbs realizes this is weak. Tip of the hat to DailyKos.com.
Oh yeah. About the Vandy men's team and