Monday linkage and self-pimpage

The Monday after Thanksgiving is what the sports world calls a “bye week” for “Snide Remarks,” also known as “I didn’t write one.” Who can work when he’s surrounded by adorable nieces and nephews and vaguely appealing siblings and parents? The only part of me that got anything done last week was my digestive tract.

We do have a new edition of Eric’s Time Capsule at, however, featuring “Beverly Hills Cop,” which was released 24 years ago this week and became a smash hit in spite of not being very good.

And hey, look at this — an article at E! Online about the “Twilight” phenomenon quotes me! I’m huge!