20 October, 2011

tv on the radio (with apologies to crusty juggler)

a day or two ago, on skype with crusty juggler:

moi: we don't generally watch tv in the summer.

c.j.: why not? what do you do?

moi: i don't know, it gets dark late, and i like watching tv in the dark.

c.j.: not me! i turn it on first thing in the morning! i like the noise.

moi: ugh, i cannot stand tv on an empty stomach but i like noise too, so i turn on the radio.

c.j.: i could listen to the radio. but i'd like to see them, you know, sitting there and talking.

moi: um... that's called television.

c.j.: oh yeah.

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