"Enough with the news," I said this weekend. "Let’s watch a Christmas movie. An old one. From a more innocent time, a happier time, when things weren’t so damn complicated."
"Have you seen Holiday Inn, with Bing Crosby? Me either. It’s a classic. Let’s watch it.”
[About 45 minutes in, the above scene comes on.]
"Oh, for fuck’s sake."
[Grab remote and shut off TV]