Daily Archives: September 13, 2012

14 Years of Whatever, Plus Book Announcement

September 13, 1998 was the day I sat down to write the first Whatever entry, motivated by a desire to keep my column-writing skills sharp and also, let’s be honest about these things, to give myself a way to keep myself busy when my newly-launched freelance writing career hit its inevitable lulls. I had the […]

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This is Exactly What Happens When I Pitch Television Shows

I mentioned on Twitter the other day that I had pitched some TV shows to TV show types in Hollywood. As things do on Twitter, things quickly spiraled out of control. And involved a goat. And that’s where Hijinks Ensue’s Joel Watson comes into with a cartoon retelling of my TV show adventures. Every word […]

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