MoMilli – Morning Meeting (2010)
Here's some news you can't use:
In the next life I want to be tuned in to "Morning Joe."
Willie will be live with Mika from Midtown Manhattan.
It's 7:59 a.m.
Arianna or Katrina or Doris will be on and she'll be talking about Afghanistan.
Doris has come on with her son,
and we'll have Joe live via satellite from Chicago
going on about how the Most Reverend Jon Meacham of Newsweek has written a book about Andrew Jackson.
(Mika is interrupting Joe and Jon)
Where does Mika buys all those cashmere sweaters, and how does she choose which one to wear in the morning for broadcast?
She wears a different color, like, every day.
Do you think her producers pick?
I am watching MSNBC live from somewhere a little further downtown
And we are here via habit with iPhone and MacBook and toothpaste on deck after the break.
It's 8:18 Eastern Standard Time.
The sun is out over Midtown, and we've got our windows taking the view over the FDR Drive.
My best friend from college will be here live via E-mail from Boston and up next at the morning meeting
we'll be talking to some half-wit PowerPoint slides.
We are really excited about this next segment!
Over my morning cup of fair trade skim milk is about to unveil what will be on the cover of next week's Time magazine
International superstar Fage Yogurt will with us here in a few minutes all the way from the fridge--
"Good morning, yogurt!"
With work ethic fresh-brewed by Starbucks.
On Fridays ripe bananas have a preview of the Sunday Book Review.
And the young woman who works the checkout says I owe her a dollar sixty for something I can afford.
She asks me what I've been up to and what I'm off nowhere thinking about--
What have I been thinking about?
We could both use the news.
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