December 16th, 2005
Usually, on Friday, we go right from taping my opening monologue to conducting the interview. But today, my guest -- the great actor Peter Riegert, who's in S.F. to direct David Mamet's Sexual Perversity in Chicago at the A.C.T. -- is coming in a couple hours later than usual, due to his schedule at the theater. (Apparently, at A.C.T. they do this little thing called "rehearsing." Who knew?) So now I have all this caffeinated energy coming out of doing the monologue, but we've still got some time to go before we continue taping. (This episode, by the way, will air in January.)
And what have I done with all this surplus energy and time? Why, I've started to organize my desk area! What is happening to me? This getting-organized thing seems to be spreading out, from my apartment to my workspace. What's next? The world at large? Be very afraid. ...
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