I'm loving the way Bob is expanding the BHTV Brand with all these properties (This Week in Blog
, Free Will
, McArdle on McArdle
etc). Anybody have other ideas for regular segments? They could be weekly or bi weekly or whenever Mickey deigns to make time, doesn't matter really.
Personally, I'd like to see Yglesias & Douthat as much as possible. Gotta have a snappy name though, something playing off their beards and their common employer ("Pirates of the Atlantic"?)
that Yglesias/Douthat idea just made me think of something else. Physical resemblance really should be a bigger consideration when the match-ups are arranged. John Chait & Mark Schmitt comes to mind as a good one. I really don't think enough advantage is taken of the potential for hilarity inherent in the format of two people talking for an hour, juxtaposed in two static frames on the screen. Why don't we get more sight-gags like this classic