By: Greg Mitchell
Whether you are still at the office trying to meet a late deadline, or merely working/relaxing/wasting time at home, we thought you might enjoy a little break every night with a short video. Sure, you could search for one yourself, but we figured we’d just help you out a little with our own selection.
So watch this space every night or early morning (if we ascertain that many of you actually care). We will post music videos but also some newsy or comedy stuff. You can send along your own picks to the e-mail address below, and various E&P staffers will also make their own picks.
If you like this idea, please let us know.
Our third offering (following a Springsteen rarity and U2-meets-Leonard Cohen) was, briefly, one of the classic old “Even Stephen/Steven” segments from The Daily Show, featuring Colbert and Carell “debating” Iraq.
Our bad: YouTube soon took it down.
What could possibly replace that? How about Tony Snow, the White House press secretary, playing flute on “Stormy Monday” — also featuring fat old Leslie West from the hard-rock group Mountain (“Mississippi Queen”)? So here it is. And no needling from Helen Thomas in the front row.
Here’s the link
And, if you act now, here is your “Snow” bonus: Stephen Colbert as a motivational speaker in the 1999 flick “Snow Days.” Here’s that link