Behind the times again

DowntonAbbeyDownton Abbey — chalk it up as yet another hot trend that has passed me by. Based on my Facebook page and Twitter feed, it seems as if I am the only person I know who isn’t watching this show on PBS. I prefer to think of it as proof that I’m not as liberal as some of my more conservative friends think. But the mere fact that I’ve even heard of the show is probably all the proof some of them need.