To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Thursday, September 24, 2020

New Observercast

BY DAVID PERRYMAN In the 1930’s when George and Ira Gershwin wrote the oft quoted lyrics to “Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off,” they were not only poking fun at regional dialect, but also class differences. Somehow, blue-bloods who spoke ‘Toe-Mah-Toe, Poe-Tah-Toe and Bah-nah-nah” considered themselves superior to our grandparents who actually knew where tomatoes […]
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