Browsing Month March, 2007

Congratulations, Grant and Sarah!

I’m thrilled to report that my co-host Grant is now a first-time dad. Guthrie Allen Hilliard Barrett, who was born last night, has chosen his parents well. Guthrie’s reportedly working on his radio voice already. No word on when the kid is getting an internet account, but I’m betting it’s pretty soon. Mazel tov, you more…

Honk That Horn!

Think understanding slang isn’t important? Check out this article from today’s Boston Globe. Seems a prosecutor in Billings, Montana told a judge that his client, one Philip C. Holliday, claimed that a unicorn — that’s right, a unicorn — was driving when his truck crashed into a light pole earlier this month. Today, however, the more…


William Safire writes a thumbsucker about the word “sucks,” and gets some help from my illustrious co-host, Grant Barrett.