In Paris, 1.5 million people march in a solidarity rally following the horrific terrorist attack on the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo. Eyebrows are raised when not a single top U.S. official attends, but several days later, Secretary of State John F. Kerry arrives in France with James Taylor, who — this really happened — performs the song “You’ve Got a Friend.” This bold action strikes fear into the hearts of terrorists, who realize that Secretary Kerry is fully capable, if necessary, of unleashing Barry Manilow.Zing.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
2015 Retrospective: Dave Barry's Year in Review
2015 was a crazy year, and it looks even crazier in humorist Dave Barry's zany, satirical retrospective. Here's a bit of the section on January 2015: