The Friday Newsletter does a little song and dance and then moves on.
Before we get down to business, a brief summary of the week that was:
Oh, yeah, that’s the good stuff.
I’ve been thinking about it a lot the last couple days, and I think this scene is an apt summary of our current moment. When Dorothy’s house landed on the Wicked Witch of the East, the battle for Oz wasn’t over. There was still great evil in their world and that evil still had a very good chance of winning in the end.
But for just a brief moment, it was okay to do a happy little song and dance because that witch got crushed by a house.