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1. Cheerios has given dads a media makeover. That’s right; the bumbling idiot father’s of commercials and sitcoms we have seen since the 1950′s have been replaced by a very capable and oddly charismatic fellow. Is this new portrayal of dad necessary? This article suggests so.
2. An article in Fast Company suggests that Americans could take a few pointers from the Denmark workforce. The article, 5 Simple Office Policies That Make Danish Workers Way More Happy Than Americans, outlines simple, but systemic changes such as shorter working hours and low power distance between bosses and employees. Cait has a terrible take on this:
3. After John Oliver’s brilliant coverage of the Anthony Weiner/Carlos Danger saga during Jon Stewart’s sabbatical, he earned his own television show. Is John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight an update on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report? The Shebangers discuss how airing on HBO provides different opportunities.
Here’s a monologue that effects us here at the Whole Shebang:
Enrichments or Enragements:
|Cait is enriched by getting her printer working!!|
|Mom is enriched by her visit with Jen in Santa Fe.|
|Jen is enriched by Australian novelists.|