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Musical Monday: Bathing Beauty (1944)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 883 more words

Musical Monday

Art from the Archive: First it happened to Glenn Lewis, then Damien Hirst

When Damien Hirst’s art was mistakenly cleaned up by a janitor, it made newspaper headlines around the world. When something very similar happened to Vancouver artist… 647 more words


Breakdowns and birthdays

After a poor mental start to the week with a minor breakdown in the shed and then the following night a rather more vocal one in the house… 357 more words

Throwback Thursday Redondo Beach

“Clark Gable was the first to have called me a mermaid.”
Esther Williams

Shine On


Book Review: Million Dollar Mermaid: An Autobiography By Esther Williams

Book Review: The Million Dollar Mermaid: An Autobiography by Esther Williams and Digby Diehl
Paperback, 416 pages
Published September 14, 2000 by Mariner Books

Something a bit different today. 550 more words

Book Review