No, I am not talking about the Grammys. Is it me, or was that the worst show ever? I always look forward to the Grammys. Of all the award shows, it’s usually the best ‘production’. It’s certainly the one show where anything really can happen. And often does. It’s a very unpredictable crowd, which makes it fun to watch. I also usually enjoy the music, or at least a fair bit of it.
And I’ll be honest, I like seeing just how outrageous everyone is. Whether or not they’re coherent. Just how blitzed they’ll be. Their hair, their make-up, what they’re wearing. Or, more to the point, how little they’re wearing.
It’s a freak show, but in a good way. I mean, who will ever forget a few years ago, when Lady Gaga was carried in, in an egg? There have been many memorable moments over the years. But not this year.
What went wrong, I don’t know. I’m sure the now famous CBS ‘memo’ had something to do with it. Apparently everyone attending was asked to cover up, to not show ‘skin’ or ‘puffiness’ this year. Give me a break! After all these years the Grammys have been on the air, I find it difficult to believe anyone — from network bosses to Continue reading →