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Okay is not "okay."

When did society stop being cool?

Even in the 1990s we still used peace signs and said things like “jazzed.” Then fast forward to the 21st century and we’re using awkward words like “gelly” for “jealous” and “besties” for “best friend.” All this modern day baby talk makes me cringe. 287 more words

40 Years of Saturday Night Live! - Season One, Episode Four (Candice Bergen)

Host: Candice Bergen

Musical Guest: Esther Phillips

Cast: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Garrett Morris, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner – i.e. the “Not Ready For Primetime Players” 711 more words

Andy Kaufman


I can honestly say many things in life inspire me.  The one thing that inspires me the most is true genius and fearlessly blazing new paths. 77 more words

Andy Kaufman

Dead And Near-Dead SNL Cast Members Remembered (VIDEOS)

SNL’s John Belushi In Memorial. Credit: Megh Wright, Splitsider.

An old John Belushi carrying a wreath to a snowy graveyard began the memorial of dead and near-dead cast members. 777 more words

Gloria Christie

Is Andy Kaufman Alive?

Andy Kaufman was not what many people would consider a conventional comedian. In fact, Kaufman did not even consider himself to be a comedian. He used to tell every journalist who would inquire about his profession that he was a song-and-dance man. 1,198 more words

The Reading Life

A Lesson On The Lightbulb Moment From Andy Kaufman

What the heck does Gilbert Godfried have to do with playing guitar?

As many of you know, a key interest of mine involves exploring things that interest me and then adapting them to things that I do. 651 more words

Personal Development

It's Andy Kaufman's Birthday. Time for classic clips...

I remember as a kid, watching alotta the Kaufman wrestling saga play out and not being sure what was real and what was not. Kaufman was so good at playing the heel, I’m still not entirely sure what happened, but damn if he didn’t really have people hating him for it. 63 more words