TITLE: Sometimes, You Have To Speak Up For Yourself
AUTHOR: Eugene Wallingford
DATE: July 28, 2014 1:00 PM
Wisdom from the TV:
"Whatever happened to humility, isn't that a virtue or something?"
It is worth noting that one of the antonyms of "humble" is
This passage apparently occurs in an episode of Orange Is
The New Black. I've never seen the show, but the exchange
is quoted in
of the show.
I just realized how odd it is to refer to Orange Is The New
Black as a TV show. It is
Netflix original series,
which shows up on your TV only if you route your Internet
viewing through that old box. Alas, 30- and 60-minute serialized
shows have always been "TV" to me. I'm caught in the slipstream
as our dominant entertainment media change forms.
"One of the highest. People in power are always saying so."