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Blazing Saddles

I’ll be straight with you, I’m not exactly in the right frame of mind to review Blazing Saddles after only one viewing, and having seen it by myself. 703 more words


Seriously. . .

If I say “Hump? What hump?”
and you look at me like I’m crazy, I don’t know if we can be friends.


My Own Best Friend

“I’m a mog. Half man, half dog. I’m my own best friend” ~ Barf, John Candy (from ‘Spaceballs’)

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The Mel Brooks Classic: "Young Frankenstein" Turns 40 With A Special Edition Blu-ray!

“It’s pronounced “Fronkensteen”

In 1974, Mel Brooks released comedic genius into the universe.  With an all-star cast, he managed to turn Mary Shelly’s story of “ 381 more words


The Real List of Adrian Messenger (if he had a sense of humor)

Here are a few–well, fifty–of my favorite writers who traffic in the craft of humor, in alphabetical order by first name: Alan Bennett, Andrew Bergman, Andy Borowitz, Art Buchwald, Billy Wilder, Bruce Jay Friedman, Calvin Trillin, Carl Hiaasen, Charles Portis, Craig Wright, Dave Barry, David Ives, David Sedaris, Dorothy Parker, Douglas Adams, Dr. 88 more words

Writing Humor

Young Frankenstein

A classic. One of my absolute favorites! This movie is such a Halloween tradition at my house that, well… it just isn’t quite Halloween until I’ve seen it. 135 more words


Mongo only pawn... in game of life.

2 Bowls of Popcorn

I always forget how entertaining Blazing Saddles is. Mel Brooks is, generally, entertaining, but somehow, I always forget how entertaining the antics of Bart and Jim truly are.  57 more words

2 Bowls