I'll do some sniping in a moment, simply because ... well, because I'm like that. But first, let's make it clear that this was a truly great Grammy awards show.
Long ago, the Grammys people learned they could create events -- reunions, comebacks, special pairings, more.
Now that's become an artform. Here's a box -- not a full Grammys story, but a helpful guide -- that I sent to papers:
By MIKE HUGHES
In the final days before this year's
Grammys telecast, producers were still piling on new touches.