fileg (fileg) wrote,

cranky old woman with skewed priorities

I understand that things happen in the real world.
I understand that news is important
I understand that newsbreaks are going to happen

But, geek that I am, I am watching CSI NY last night (mmm, Gary Sinese) and they broke in to talk about Arafat's demise.

Yes, I know it's important. But I still don't believe the news has to break in at 4 minutes to 11 and over-write the end of the show I'm watching when the nightly news will be on in 4 minutes. It's not like we weren't watching for this news for days. It's info-tainment grandstanding, I tell ya...

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