I still enjoy Moyers and Company so very much — never missed it when it was on TV. Few deliver the goods the way Bill does, you know, in touch with the actual heart beat of the people of our country. He so gets it!
Under discussion in this episode are the very things which burden my soul. They are both sane adults — no histrionics here. As an accomplished doer, Mr Simon is pretty far up the food chain, a well known celebrity. They are presenting a reality check which no-one wants to look at, but it would be so worth while if all of us considered it deeply. It helps to be aware for from this advantage. . . possibilities can arrive and develop. Jan
|David Simon on America as a Horror ShowThis week on Moyers & Company, David Simon, journalist and creator of the TV series The Wire and Treme, talks with Bill about the crisis of capitalism in America. After President Obama’s State of the Union address, it’s a reality check from someone who artfully uses television drama to report on the state of America from an entirely different perspective — the bottom up.|