(*) Photo and subject line are both from "My Favorite Year," which came up briefly during a discussion of geek references at yesterday's "Chuck" panel at Comic-Con.
It occurs to me that, with President Obama pre-empting "Chuck," "House" and "How I Met Your Mother"(**), and with my recent break-ups with "24" and "Heroes," the only Monday show I watch that's going to be new tonight is "Big Bang Theory," and I don't even blog on that one very often.
(**) If the press conference is short and CBS News doesn't want the extra time, CBS might run a "HIMYM" repeat, which is why you may see it in your favorite local programming guide, but it won't be new.
With all that in mind, and with the lack of a column in today's paper to pimp, it's open thread time again. For the next 24 hours (UPDATE: 12, actually, as I've been felled by a nasty flu bug and had to cut this short), ask away, or comment on stuff that hasn't been discussed elsewhere in the last couple of weeks, and I'll respond as often as I can. If your question doesn't get answered, it's either because it was asked in one of the last few open threads (you may want to click on the "open thread" label at the bottom of this post to skim them), or because I passed out from whatever