Wednesday, July 30, 2008


Roy Blount Jr. has, like McNeil, noted the evocative brevity of the New York Times TV listings (as mentioned here previously). Those listings, as Blount recounts in his forthcoming book ALPHABET JUICE, "once described BUNDLE OF JOY, a 1956 movie with Eddie Fisher and a pregnant Debbie Reynolds, as 'a grisly little sunbeam.'"