Long-time NBA scout Maury Hanks called me this morning, and is optimistic about heading home in the next few days after a week on a ventilator battling Coronavirus. Story on Hanks and his recovery:
Outside Lands’ CEO Gregg Perloff is optimistic about the post-coronavirus concert industry. “For all I know, we may go into the national touring business if other people leave an opening,” he says
Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Our struggle is not the struggle of a day, a week, a month, or a year, it is the struggle of a lifetime. Never, ever be afraid to make some noise and get in good trouble, necessary trouble. #goodtrouble
You never realize how important character is in the presidency until you have a president without it. But I am optimistic about America’s future. We will get through this. What we do now will determine how quickly and how much damage we must repair. Right matters.
Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Do not become bitter or hostile. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Never, ever be afraid to make some noise and get in good trouble, necessary trouble. We will find a way to make a way out of no way. #goodtrouble
My new afterword for "What Happened" is excerpted in . It's about the constitutional crisis building in our democracy and why we should all be focused, determined and, yes, optimistic as we work to save our country.