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May 14, 2010

I Confess

Even Reuters is reporting it now:

Jonathan Schwartz ignored problems as they escalated, made poor strategic decisions and spent too much time working on his blog

—Jonathan Schwarz

Posted at May 14, 2010 02:00 AM

You pony-tailed chief executive, you.

Posted by: Anna in PDX at May 14, 2010 02:18 PM
He is also known for being a virtual walking encyclopedia of everything "Sinatra".

Shortly after, Yankovic invited Schwartz to join his band, gave him the nickname "Bermuda" (a play on words of tropical apparel Bermuda shorts) and they have worked together ever since.

Posted by: hapa at May 14, 2010 05:38 PM

1) Which 11 languages?

2) Why did Sinatra sign off Riddle arrangements when recording with the Basie band?

Posted by: Rick Perlstein at May 14, 2010 06:29 PM

And where is the translation into 11 languages? Get cracking, sir.

Posted by: drip at May 15, 2010 01:36 PM