“R-E-S-P-E-C-T!”….are we starting to get it?
Think about it, amigos. From a Mercedes Benz CEO to a Marlins manager, and from Irish politicians to a South Beach Real Estate Tycoon--all recently coughed behind their hand and submitted to our protests (undoubtedly after multiple off-camera grimaces and eyerolls...but still)
Would Fidel be "The Toast of Manhattan!" upon a visit there today?....I wonder?
Would The Motorcycle Diaries get the same Pavlovian and rapturous response today as it got in 2004?.....I
"Dat girl done stole my song!" (Otis Redding's reported reaction)
So here's to OTIS!--MY MAN!