Tuesday, October 23, 2007

More Old School 'Street'

OK, now check this out. I popped in a classic "Sesame Street" DVD while Li'l Boogie was playing on the floor (more for background; she generally ignores it) while I did something on the computer. And there amid Ernie's snickering and Big Bird's puerility (Big Bird is the most annoying fucking character ever put on TV) I heard a voice -- a cadence -- that sounded really familiar. I turned around and it took me a minute to recognize him -- this was 1970 or '71. But there he was:

Me, I'm a big fan. Not necessarily his politics, but his politicking. If you ever get to hear him give a speech at a rally, don't miss it. It's a taste of how things used to be.