About the only songs I know word-for-word are TV theme songs of the 1970s, and so for the past 10 years, “Love Is All Around” has been in heavy rotation as a bedtime lullaby.
Mary Tyler Moore didn’t write it, but she and her iconic TV series are the reasons I sing it.
Moore died today at age 80. Here’s a piece I wrote for Yahoo! on her life and career, which was influential beyond The Mary Tyler Moore Show. And bedtime lullabies.
And, yes, I guess some folks liked her because she was Princess Leia, too. An appreciation I wrote for Yahoo! #RIP
And that’s because he’s probably right. Here’s a piece I did for Yahoo! on Matt Zoller Seitz‘s new Oliver Stone retrospective-slash-interview book, The Oliver Stone Experience (Abrams).
An obituary-slash-appreciation, for Yahoo!
It’s quieter. It’s simpler. It’s Belushi-ier.
Here’s something I wrote about About Last Night, on the occasion of its 30th (!) birthday, for Yahoo!