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Off The Wall: Soliloquy for a Robe July 29, 2016 Mike – if an impromptu homage to Tennessee Ernie Ford raised the bid by $4,000, what about a dramatic Shakespearian monologue while wearing the robe in question?
read more... Off The Wall: A Reasonable Request, A Robe, & A Melody July 25, 2016 Dear Mike – You likened your fundraising efforts in a previous post to a “perpetual telethon.”
read more... From the Time Out Corner July 24, 2016 As many of you know, several live shows were on the books for the end of September. Two of those shows – Chicago and New York – have been canceled.
read more... “A Most Unusual Announcement Guaranteed to Help Close America’s Skills Gap… July 23, 2016 and Horrify Half the Country.”
read more... Look, look! I wrote some more! July 21, 2016 Lo Rissanen writes…“Thank you Mike, I appreciate the response, but we will have to agree to disagree on plagiarism not being “VERY different”
read more... Hey! Look What I Wrote! July 21, 2016 “Mike – Could you PLEASE interject some common sense and logic into today’s plagiarism headlines??? I would LOVE to hear your take on the matter!!”
read more... Off The Wall: National Review July 19, 2016 “That’s probably why Rowe has over 3.3 million fans on his Facebook page,”
read more... Officer Montrell Jackson July 18, 2016 I can only imagine how it must have felt to put on a uniform this last week. I can only imagine how it will feel to put one on tomorrow.
read more... The Way I Heard It: The Lady Calls the Shots July 17, 2016 The unforgivably late edition…
read more... Hot Under The Blue Collar, Myth #8 July 13, 2016 “The Skilled Trades Are a Young Man’s Game.”
read more... Things I Get In The Mail July 13, 2016 Today, I received in the mail a very rare photo taken from a United States spy satellite during the latter part of The Cold War.
read more... Off The Wall: The Point of No Return July 9, 2016 “Mike – Is it just me, or have we reached the point of no return?”
read more... Off The Wall: Climbing the list of those who disappoint July 7, 2016 Tom Clark writes…
“I have a new climber on my list of people for whom I am rapidly losing respect. Mike Rowe is that guy. For Independence Day, he wrote an ode for some of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. He touted them “1% ers who put everything they had at risk.” What seemingly escaped him, was all the ... read more... Off The Wall: The One-Percenters July 4, 2016 Mike, Tomorrow morning, with your permission, I’m going to show your Independence Day video to my social studies class.
read more... The Way I Heard It: Holiday Edition July 4, 2016 I wrote this last night around 7pm. I’m posting it this morning around 7am.