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Rocci Fisch
Random Thoughts by Rocci Fisch

Rocci Fisch watches what's out there and has a lot to say about it. "Random Thoughts" is a quick-read, running commentary column which features his observations about the news, pop culture and the media, zested up with a unique sense of humor.

December 1, 2014

The Night Was Filled With Booty

Rocci Fisch looks at what's new and interesting in the world of news, popular culture and the media. This time he attacks the American Music Awards; talks about hair growing on the "Today" show; admits he doesn't know what "BDO" is and much more. Take a gander.

November 6, 2014


This week he pokes fun at a 'pig in a poke' political campaign adThis week he pokes fun at a 'pig in a poke' political campaign ad; makes fun of Sunday talk show sign-offs; plugs "Nightcrawler"; briefs on the new juicy book about Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric and Christiane Amanpour and more. Delve into it.

October 16, 2014

Willie Nelson's Braids Came Off His Head

Rocci Fisch looks at what's new and interesting in the world of news, popular culture and the media. This time he takes a gander at Willie Nelson's braids without Willie; looks up at a bigger dinosaur than a T.Rex; remembers Paul Revere and Cher; suspects some gussying up on Meet the Press; raves about Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga; welcomes Hanalie back to the neighborhood and more. Try it, you might like it.

December 5, 2013


All this health care stuff. (Healthcare.gov): 50,000 “users” on the same website at the same time in the “health insurance marketplace”; “glitchy enrollment”; “capacity upgrades”; “command centers” that monitor “bug fixes” in real time . . . . “Many more “users” can create new accounts and log on,” said Jeff Zients, the White House’s new economic adviser who’s heading up the repair efforts.” . . . . “In effect we widened the system’s “on-ramp.”

June 17, 2013

'"Man of Steel" Clenches Fists'

Rocci Fisch mini-reviews and relates his viewing experiences about the new Superman movie in his latest column, '"Man of Steel" Clenches Fists.'

May 19, 2013

They're All Up In Arms

Rocci Fisch starts off with scandalous Washington; mini-reviews the new "Star Trek" movie; says goodbye to "American Idol" judge Randy Jackson; comments on the "swoosh" sound in TV news; discusses the Michael Douglas-as-Liberace HBO film; takes some advice from Tony Siragusa on how to guard your manhood and much more. Read all about it.

April 29, 2013

"He" Bangs

Rocci Fisch has Random Thoughts about the White House Correspondents' Dinner, Jenna Bush's grandparents, CNN's station identification rollout, an unrecognizable Reese Witherspoon, the movie "42," Michael Buble and other tidbits. Read all about it.

April 9, 2013

A Better Haircut

Rocci Fisch talks about Kim Jong-un's haircut, Diane Sawyer's eyeglasses, Michelle's bangs, Michael Jackson's kids, "Jurassic Park," a Planet Fitness misspell, Tilda Swinton sleeping in public and more. Read all about it.

March 26, 2013


That’s what “Today” show co-hosts Savannah Guthrie and Natalie Morales, along with guest LaToya Jackson -- who just had been eliminated from “All-Star Celebrity Apprentice” -- learned how to do one morning last week in the “Doing It Right Today” segment of the show.

March 6, 2013

Only Males Need Apply

Rocci Fisch on the makeup of the Sunday talkers based on a TV listing rundown, the Woodward-White House controversy, History Channel's "Bible" miniseries, the Pope's departure and pundit familiarity with the pontiff, Michelle Obama's bangs, dressing like "Star Wars" on "Today," Anne Hathaway and more. Read all about it.

February 24, 2013

Michael Jackson's Son

Rocci Fisch takes apart Paris Jackson and his Entertainment Tonight gig; comments on the new look for "The Wizard of Oz"; explains a Starbucks experience; observes Oscar Pistorius's courtroom demeanor; and has some good things to say about the new Jude Law movie.

February 4, 2013

Beyonce: "I Will Absolutely Be Singing 'Live'"

Rocci Fisch analyzes Beyonce pre and post-Super Bowl plus others; sets the record straight on "American Idol"; mini-reviews "Les Miz" and "Zero"; takes a gander at the new "E.T." co-host and more. Read all about it.