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Egads! They've Exhumed Ann Miller!

I was scrolling through the photos of the glitterati at last night’s Met Gala, otherwise known as the Anna Wintour Takes Over the World Wingding (TM), when I came across a pic of Kris Jenner on the red carpet.   149 more words

Humor

Are these the Best Vintage Dance Moments of all Time?

Dancing makes you feel HAPPY. Fact: Dancing is good for the soul.

The Tootsies grew up watching the classic Hollywood masters at work, and these clips make us almost as happy as putting on our dancing shoes and getting down to the boogie ourselves. 90 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Dorothy Cumming, actress (1899-1983)

Virginia Cherrill, actress (1908-1996)
Helen Forrest, singer (1917-1999)
Ann Miller, dancer, singer & actress (1923-2004)
Jane Withers, actress (1926- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Shakin' the Blues Away

“Shakin’ the Blues Away”
Easter Parade (1948)

Ann Miller

Dance

R.I.P., Stan Freberg

The great Stan Freberg died today at age 88. If you don’t know who Stan Freberg is, you would do well to find out. His career spanned the media of radio, record albums, television ads, and cartoon voice-overs, and his comedic influence on the Baby Boomer generation cannot be overstated. 97 more words

Weekend Inspiration: Ann Miller

I can say with the upmost confidence that Ann Miller’s performance in On The Town single-handedly inspired me to start dancing. On The Town was (and still is) one of my favorite musicals/movies and I’ve probably seen it over 100 times at this point, but this number in particular always struck me with awe. 107 more words