November 13, 2012

GREETINGS FROM THE MS NIEW AMSTERDAM, where I’m onboard attending the 2012 National Review Post Election Cruise. This was the house band greeting the guests as they boarded on Sunday. And while A Night To Remember was, rather ominously playing on the TV in the cabins (I think it just happened to be on Turner Classic Movies at that hour) just before our lifeboat drill, at no point did I hear the band practicing Nearer My God to Thee:

More thoughts from the cruise later this week; and I’ll be back at Ed Driscoll.com next week — if we’re allowed back in the States, of course…