I Never Watch The Emmys Because…

…there aren’t live musical performances and shows win so many awards that to me the event is meaningless.

John Oliver Criticizes “Law & Order”

“Instead of depicting a flawed system riddled with structural racism, the show presents exceptionally competent cops working within a largely fair framework that mostly convicts white people,” the ‘Last Week Tonight’ host said.

I Have Nothing To Say, Except…

…that I revered her. And she was the last person on Earth, or at least the last famous person on Earth, of whom I can use that verb: revered. Her death is sad, but what a glorious life!

Lea Michele Returns To Broadway

Nathan Lane Finally Wins An Emmy!

Seven Emmy noms and last night he finally won, for his appearance in “Only Murders in the Building.” Lane wasn’t there to accept, so the clip above is him accepting a Tony.

Your Weekend: A Selective Guide

Movies: Summer is ending, so time to re-see “Top Gun” or “Elvis”…Tv/Streaming: Every time I try to start watching “Murders in the Building” I am bored. So I’ve started watching “Abbott Elementary.” Recommended!…Books: I’m reading the new Knopf release, “Diary of a Misfit,” by Casey Parks. It’s a memoir, a genre I usually don’t like. But this one’s good…Music: What the hell is happening to my brain? I’ve been listening to Grace Jones on a loop…Sports: Let’s admit it: the best baseball team in NYC right now is not the Yankees but the Mets.

Hillary Attends Opening Of Venice Festival

Wearing a caftan. And why not? She looks happy.