“And nowwwww to the hosssst of Jeopardy….Alexxxxx Treeeebek”

Every single time I hear Johnny Gilbert say that, it gives me goosebumps in anticipation..

Weird people have weird idols and dreams (Do androids dream of electric sheep?). Alex Trebek was one of my idols and one of my biggest dreams ever…

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(This is about the German TV series Dark)

If you are expecting to get what you normally get at a massage parlor, you will be despaired and disappointed. After all the series IS called Dark.

Having said that I must say it is a fun filled journey, at least till the end of season 2. Makes you wonder about many things which are not limited to things time travel, space, time, higgs “bosom” , reflective journalism, trumps asshole etc…

However, Season 3 was definitely a stretch. The background music was morosely filled with the cries of the dead horse the producers were beating up on the side. They should have quit when they were leading.

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A conversation I had long ago with one of my Professors, himself a PhD.

Me: I am not sure if I am smart enough to do a PhD.

Prof: Oh, don’t worry about that. You are not smart if you are doing a PhD. In fact you are really dumb…

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