By most accounts, I guess I should be walking away from 2014 muttering to myself, “…thank God that’s over…” Truth is, I’m actually going to miss the little bugger of a year that was 2014. It’s the year I learned the true meaning of the word gratitude.
One of my last tweets of 2013 was, “I’ll miss you 2013. You’re the year that John McCain finally called me an a$$hole.”
I guess this year should’ve been a downer by comparison: no former presidential candidates referred to me as a body part this year (at least not that I know of); I not only lost my job – I lost the number-one rated show in the Phoenix market; and I didn’t get to replace one of my mentors when he retired (the original plan when I was hired at my old station), yet it’s still been a dang good year. (more…)