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Fifty Years Ago (and "The Dinah")

50 years ago, my mom had been pregnant with me for 8 months and I’m sure she was ready to get that over with. Similarly, Dinah Shore had been married to former tennis player, Maurice Smith, for about 8 months. 406 more words


100 New Experiences - #8 Go To A White Party

Go big or go home, right?

Not only did I go to a white party…I went to Palm Springs, CA, the unofficial capital of white parties…for what can only be described as lesbian spring break. 248 more words

100 New Experiences

Small-screen cut-ups

Marx Brothers celebrated in roundup of TV appearances


The Marx Brothers TV Collection

DVD $39.97 (Shout! Factory)

Fans of classic television will flip over this roundup of more than 50 performances by the comedic trio of Groucho, Harpo and Chico on dozens of TV shows of the 1950s and ’60s (alongside Jack Benny, Dick Cavett, Dinah Shore, Red Skelton, Perry Como, Jackie Gleason, and many others), plus TV commercials and those-were-the-days episodes of… 37 more words

Neil Pond

It Still Takes a Village

Most of the time the adage “It Takes a Village” is said regarding the effective raising of children.  It references the extended family that steps up to help as needed no matter what the situation.  1,461 more words


Burt Reynolds will publish a memoir in 2015

Burt Reynolds, the 1970s heartthrob, will publish a memoir with G.P. Putnam’s Sons. The book, to be titled “But Enough About Me,” will hit shelves in fall 2015. 108 more words

Mamie Van Doren