Nov 19, 2009
I want to thank you, thank you...Thank you to all the lovely people who sent me birthday greetings last week. It was overwhelmingly wonderful to get so many well-wishes, and I guess I should also thank Facebook for making it so easy to feel so good.
To express my thanks more melodically, let me recruit the help of Natalie Merchant who does it perfectly, starting at the 2:40 mark of Kind and Generous :
For Facebook folks who can't see the embedded video, click here please.
Sort of related: a certain friend of mine once referred to Natalie as "bone ugly". I disagreed both then and now but speaking of other short, dark-skinned women of a similar shape: tonight I saw Ugly Betty for the first time. Holy cow that show is good. Then I watched part of the new show Community and thought it was really sharp. Then I watched part of 30 Rock (perhaps my fourth episode ever). Where did all this amazing television come from?!?!
I Love Natalie...: )
Posted by: Vera | Nov 20, 2009 10:40:08 PM