Selleck stars as Frank Reagan, the chief of police in New York and
patriarch of the Reagan clan, a multigenerational family of cops.
Frank's oldest son is Danny, a seasoned detective and Iraqi War veteran
who occasionally uses dubious tactics to solve cases. Daughter Erin,
the lone female, is an assistant district attorney. Fresh out of
Harvard Law, Jamie is the youngest member and "golden boy" of the
family. Jamie gave up a lucrative future in law to continue the
family's tradition in police work, and is asked to participate in a
secretive investigation that even his father does not know about.
mentioned that Blue Bloods
has become our all time favorite dinner series, primarily because we
always feel good at the end. Here's a clip from the episode
(Loss of Faith)
we watched last night (Netflix) that's representative. In this
instance a nice Catholic girl dies because she retrograded to
The obvious suspect is the the hateful, radical
brother of the Muslim kid she fell for (an honor
killing). Not. Her
father accidentally strangled her whilst trying to stop her from
Every show ends at the family dinner table, and here's a situation
where we might expect a wholesale Hollywood rant about homophobic,
Islamo hating right-wing fanatic mo-fkrs. But no; there is room
recognize cultural differences (and subtle disapprobation for certain
parties, ahem), but a need to accommodate where we can.
doesn't matter what party you belong to -
this is good natured political humor
from a show on Canadian TV, where Ian
Brown, a black commedian, said he misses Bill Clinton.
that's right - I miss Bill Clinton *He
was the closest thing we ever got to
having a real black man as
played the sax.
had his way with ugly white women.
now? Look at him ... His wife works, and
he doesn't! And, he gets a check
from the government every month.
announced today that they will be stocking America 's shelves this
week with " Clinton Soup," in honor of one of the nations'
distinguished men. It consists primarily of a hot dog in hot water.
Corporation is adding a new car to its line to honor Bill Clinton. The
Dodge Drafter will be built in Canada.
asked what he thought about foreign affairs, Clinton
replied, "I don't know, I never had one."
Clinton revised judicial oath: "I
solemnly swear to tell the truth as I know it, the whole truth as
I believe it to be, and nothing but what I think you need to know."
will be recorded in history as the only
President to do Hanky Panky between the Bushes.
won't kid you; it's obvious why I might have been drawn to
Twice. I like retail store movies. Seriously. I
Opportunities" several times back in the day, and really liked The Good
Girl. The supermarket scene in Animal
was a triumph. Even more srsly, someone recently recommended it to me,
and when I pulled it up on Netflix
I discovered I'd rated it with 4
stars and then forget about it. I watched it again Saturday
I give it 5 stars. Yes, there are naked girls, but I swear, I
them no more prurient than walking through an art galley where nudes
are displayed. I'd watch it during Lent. This is a just a
technically sound, subtly hilarious, and well executed film. All of you
except for some will agree with me. You're welcome.