Enjoy this clip from National Lampoon’s Vacation with Chevy Chase:
It’s that time of year again. Roadtrip! Nothing says summertime like voluntary confinement in a car for hours on end! 442 more words
This story has been rumbling on for some time, but now it seems the choppy creative waters stemming its progress have calmed and plain sailing can finally resume. 193 more words
National Lampoon’s Vacation is actually two movies: seen when sober, it’s an only occasionally winning Chevy Chase comedy about the worst family vacation ever; seen while under the influence of a certain organic substance we keep hearing about in the news (and from friends who certainly knew more about it in their 1980s youths than they do now), it’s a gaspingly hilarious Chevy Chase comedy, filled with dry moments between the jokes that are, for some, priceless. 22 more words
Chevy Chase signed this drawing of himself.
Cornelius Crane Chase was born on October 8, 1943. He is a comedian, actor, and writer.
He was a cast member in the inaugural season of Saturday Night Live, and is well known for playing Clark Griswold in the National Lampoon’s Vacation movies. 18 more words
The nostalgia machine sure does seem to be working overtime right now. In a statement released earlier this week, the brass at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California announced that after 36 years of being one of the most iconic roller coasters in America, Colossus will be shut down in August. 244 more words