Thursday's Child (lauri8) wrote,
Thursday's Child

One thing she won't be doing, she said, is inundating herself with C-Span and Imus; no more news hounding and midnight wonkery. "I've cut myself off because eventually it strafes your sense of well being and ability to make jokes," she said.

--from a July 25th profile of Meryl Streep in the NY Times

I've been withdrawing from the news lately. On the way home from work yesterday I listened to Little Stevie Wonder (of the Fingertips era, not Ebony and Ivory) instead of NPR. Even The Daily Show has palled for me. I merely scan the Times. I've made a turn to fiction for reading. Turn, turn, turn.

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