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Bob Lefsetz Doesn’t Care About Batkid!

Last Friday, we learned of the story of Batkid, aka Miles Scott, a five-year old with leukemia who spent the day fighting crime in San Francisco, as set up by the Make-A-Wish Foundation. All day long, we got caught up in his adventures, how the city and beyond rooted for him, and were reminded that every once in a while in this often cold world, we get a glimpse of humanity at its finest. But then Bob Lefsetz got involved. Saturday afternoon, he wrote a piece with the subject, “Batkid.” “Just what the world was waiting for,” I thought when it arrived in my Inbox. “The most cynical non-political pundit in America weighing in on something unanimously considered to be good. How can he possibly find something negative in this?” Of course, he did, as he attempted to use the story of Batkid to rant about the failings of the Obamacare rollout, the mass media, and, of course, the music business – none of which have anything to do with Batkid. Read on… I don’t care. …