A Lesson From The Joan Rivers Playbook
09/07/2014 11:06:22 AM
Joan Rivers, the ultimate comedy performer, has left us with wonderful memories and for that and more we can all be grateful. But more than her comedy, Joan showed us that there were things we all could do in our lives. Believe it or not, she led by example.Sure, we all know about the terrible heatb..
Remembering Joan Rivers
09/04/2014 16:41:04 PM
Broadway dims its lights when a famous actor dies and I'm wondering who will dim their lights tonight for Joan Rivers, the pioneering comedienne who did it her way no matter how tough things got. Today, we heard the news none of us wanted to hear because we were all hoping she'd pull through t..
I Like Joan Rivers
08/29/2014 10:04:39 AM
The comedian, Joan Rivers, has an incredibly large following, despite the critics who often find her comedy routines offensive. I don't think that Joan Rivers is that much different from many other well-known comedians whether they are men or women. In comedy, the laugh is many times aro..
Something Unusual: A Grieving Mick
03/21/2014 10:37:40 AM
Mick Jagger, the brash, wriggling frontman of The Rolling Stones, dispels all expectations of a 70-year-old man when he performs. It may be a shock to even Mick that he and his fellow senior citizens are still not only performing with incredible flash, but selling out arenas at their age..
I Am a Specialty Act
03/16/2014 19:41:22 PM
Seductive as that may seem, and I know that as you read the title of this blog you must have allowed your mind to wander far and wide into areas I never intended when I put fingers to keyboard and typed that heading out. Yes, for some of you that means a variety of activities of which I have ..
A Lament About Movies
02/17/2014 21:28:37 PM
Do you love movies, or perhaps you prefer to call them “films?” Makes no difference to me. Do you love them whatever you call them? I do and I’ve always loved them except when they tried to smother us with all those all-singing, all-dancing, everyone goes to night clubs in evenin..
Death Comes to Philip Seymour Hoffman
02/02/2014 16:21:57 PM
The actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead today in his apartment’s bathroom. Hoffman is considered to be one of the most gifted and versatile actor/director/writer's today and his sudden, unexpected death has sent shock waves through not only the entertainment community but also those w..
Today I Voted for Film and Actor Awards
01/15/2014 20:15:30 PM
Friday is the cut-off day for anyone who gets to vote in the SAG-AFTRA Awards contest and so today I decided that, yes, I’d take advantage of my privilege and I voted. Who did I vote for and do I think they’ll win? Can’t tell you that because it’s like spoiling the fun of it ..
Movie Review: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Remember who the enemy is
11/30/2013 10:02:03 AM
I can’t tell you how much I appreciate movies that have been adapted from books. Not only do they give me something to consider reading myself, they also open up reading to a whole new audience. Just the other day, I had a friend who watched Catching Fire with her friends and is now considerin..
WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE, OR MUSICAL STYLES OVER THE CENTURIES
03/25/2013 14:56:25 PM
I have been roaming this planet for nigh on 60 years and have yet to feel that anything is really too much, or I am too old to grasp the latest in culture or technology. My parents were very much into trying out with somewhat middling success, old stone-age computer games, PONG, or TANK, or whateve..
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