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Jerry Lawler Weighed In On The Possibility Of Andy Kaufman In The WWE Hall Of Fame

There have been a lot of celebrities over the years who have gotten involved with professional wrestling, but arguably none of them understood or loved the art form more than comedian… 321 more words

Sports

The Celebrities Most Deserving Of Being In The WWE Hall Of Fame

We’re traveling down the Road to WrestleMania currently, which also means we’re approaching the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony. Though most of the class of 2017… 1,022 more words

Sports

"The Tony Clifton Story" (1980; Unproduced)

Andy Kaufman.. Just mention of the name alone in a conversation would bring either scorn, fascination, or merely indifference from those whom one would converse with. 1,716 more words

Film

January 17: Happy Birthday James Earl Jones and Jim Carrey

James Earl Jones celebrates his 86th today.  He entered acting after his early 1950s Army service, working as a janitor to pay the bills until he got steady work.  1,488 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Born On This Day: Andy Kaufman, Who Did It For The Lulz

Andy Kaufman‘s biggest contribution to society, I think, was to constantly challenge our perception of reality—especially reality as encountered second-hand by media and entertainment. 289 more words

Weirdness

Andy Kaufman Reads The Great Gatsby (and I understood that he meant a great deal more than that)

In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since. “Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” he told me, “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.” He didn’t say any more, but we’ve always been unusually communicative in a reserved way, and I understood that he meant a great deal more than that.