Pete’s mom passed yesterday. A wonderful woman. Naturally, this took precedence over anything else today. My writing of the SAG short was put on the back burner — as it should be.
Tonight I met w/ one of my favorite comics, who has been on Letterman a number of times, to work on my TV set. He gave me terrific advice in terms of order — most grateful to him.
The quote of the day comes from my former Bloomberg colleague, one brilliant Michael Short, regarding one very ambitious woman who loves to air kiss and tell you how much she’d love to get together. He said: ” Ambition unchecked by self-awareness is sad — and often very ugly.”