I knew it would be a challenging week.
I was severely overbooked and everything would have to break right for it to be bearable.
I was on Route 81...a horrible road in the winter...when I saw the dreaded sign:
ACCIDENT AHEAD: PROCEED WITH CAUTION!
Since we were going 8 MPH at the time, and since I couldn't see a damn thing...reckless behavior was out of the question.
I traveled 20 miles in about 2 hours.
During that ride I got a news flash about Craig Sager losing his battle with cancer.
I listened as Gilbert Gottfried (one of my favorite comedians ever) speak of the loss of his friend Alan Thicke.
I also listened to the news about the Santa, who may have lied about a child dying in his arms.
A lying Santa???
Jake texted me about Sager.
"Boy 2016 is ass!" He wrote.
It has been one of the strangest years ever.
A lot of celebrity deaths.
A horrific election battle.
"You got that right," I texted back.
Drive safe...stay warm...
...At least Gilbert made me laugh.
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