Letter: A Fitting End to the Old Year

To the Editor:

Thank you, Dave Barry (“Good Riddance to 2012,” Dec. 30) and thank you, Valley News, for again allowing Barry to send a dreadful year out the door the only possible way — with clever, biting humor! We desperately needed the laughs.

Jim Tonkovich



Column: Good Riddance to 2012

Thursday, December 20, 2012

It was a cruel, cruel year a year that kept raising our hopes, only to squash them flatter than a dead possum on the interstate. Example: This year the reality show Jersey Shore, which for six hideous seasons has been a compelling argument in favor of a major earth-asteroid collision, finally got canceled, and we dared to wonder if maybe, …