I’ve been busy working on an essay for my writing class, which now meets on the Zoom platform instead of in person because of, well — you know why. "It's what I did before this whole pandemic thing happened.". ED CONLEY: The secrets to being a good game show host are that you need to have a good sense of humor. For employees working from home, Shuffler, the U.S. professor who specializes in the psychology of work, said longer-term risks include burnout and depression if normal workplace habits and tools are not properly adapted. to drink bleach to kill the virus. Judy Lee, a content writer in Mississauga, Ont., started feeling sluggish lately in a way she hadn't before, back when she could still meet clients in person. Why not give your next Zoom work conference call a bit of Hollywood fun. Who even wears more than sweats anymore? Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. ( Log Out /  : They Have All Become Symbols in America’s Conversation About Race. ~ P.D. I think before it was even over, I was like, we're going to do "Match Game" next. As “serious people,” we don’t put on the layers of makeup that would be ne, cessary to keep us from looking like death warmed over onscreen. ALEX: Well, from what I understand, they're both "Star Trek" fans, so they named him Shere Khan. I’ve been watching The Game Show Network with my parents and there is nothing I’ve found with the same campy, fun, quirkiness of “Hollywood Squares.” As someone with severe hearing loss who primarily reads lips, Zoom and mask communication is a bummer. So creative! Bee boo bee boo bee bee boo (ph). ( Log Out /  Lol. "I was feeling really exhausted, but I didn't know why," she said. It was pure camp. He filed stories from Quebec for several years and reported for Radio-Canada in his native New Brunswick. Thanks for the comment and the visit and be well. To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Comments are welcome while open. Once you start the game, you will need to click through the introduction of characters until you reach the slide with all characters and a place off to the left to keep points for Team X and Team O. "The phone call is fine," said Lee, the writer. And it gives me something to look forward to. You're not alone. I haven’t seen that video. We've been hearing from Americans each week about how this pandemic has affected their lives, their work, their families and dreams. He can be reached by email at thomas.daigle@cbc.ca. UNIDENTIFIED PERSON #1: I can name it in six notes. Some samples of his usually off-color humor can be found here.