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The Best Life Advice from 'Golden Girls' Matriarch Sophia Petrillo

When feisty Golden Girls grandma Sophia Petrillo wasn’t busy poking fun at her daughter Dorothy Zbornak (and Dorothy’s yutz ex-husband Stan), reminiscing about the good old days in Sicily, and bringing her Brooklyn ’tude to Miami, she was doling out some of the best real-life advice on television during the ‘80s and ‘90s. 611 more words

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22nd July - On This Day In History


1946 Danny Glover (actor)


2008 Estelle Getty (actress)

On This Day:

1775 George Washington takes command of US troops

Have a good Wednesday, 22nd July


Girls and Gays: The Uniquely Queer Golden Girls

A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece about the themes of mortality and despair in The Golden Girls. Because the show is so fun to analyze, I decided not to move on just yet. 1,735 more words

Netflix Announces Renewal Season of The Golden Girls

LOS ANGELES – In a surprise statement released on Friday, Netflix has announced its plans to renew the beloved NBC sitcom The Golden Girls, starring Betty White and the ghosts of her former cast mates. 251 more words



How I’ve gone over a year on Cinema Sips without discussing one of the best things to come out of the 1980’s, I have NO IDEA. 474 more words

Part Five: Sicily in Mayfair

First off, sorry I got things out of order because of St. Patrick’s Day, but you know I had to put up a drink! Now, shall we continue my fictional soiree? 385 more words

The Dinner Party Series