The blog is mostly off today, but will be back tomorrow with our usual features. And what better way to enjoy the holiday than with the incomparable John Cleese? A note for "Fawlty Towers" fans -- this is the epsiode where the phrase, "He's from Barcelona," makes its first appearance.
As funny as this clip is, there is more than an element of truth to it. The Wine Curmudgoen has had waiters do both more than once -- open wine bottles between their legs and argue with me about whether the wine was corked. (Video courtesy of holmleighnyd at YouTube).