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Some Favorite Theatre Quotes

If you are anything like me, you enjoy quotes about various subjects.  Sometimes they are funny things I hear people say in real life.  Other times, they are beloved artists or authors.  337 more words

Support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen - A letter to Helen Hayes, MP for Dulwich and West Norwood

A few weeks ago I emailed my MP, Helen Hayes, on the matter of the government’s support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen. I had urged friends on Facebook to contact their own MP, although that was typically to ask them why they’d voted to continue the support of Saudia Arabia under such questionable circumstances. 543 more words


Casino night could help get Liam Frawley a van, more therapy

Liam Frawley has been home since Sept. 1. But countless hours of speech, occupational and physical therapies lie ahead of the Tappan Zee athletic director, who suffered a burst brain aneurism last January and still can’t walk or speak. 822 more words


Spotlighting Vincent Price on the Small Screen ... Part 2

I had a notion to begin this second part of a Vincent Price spotlight with his turn as Egghead from the Adam West/Batman series but after watching him reunite with his leading lady of the stage from the year 1935, Miss Helen Hayes, I thought I’d squarely focus on this fun episode taken from NBC’s Mystery Movie Night. 910 more words

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Aim for Achievement

“Always aim for achievement, and forget about success.”

— Helen Hayes

We live today in a society where celebrities are lauded and admired – sometimes for very little reason. 

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October 10: Happy Birthday David Lee Roth and Thelonious Monk

Singer David Lee Roth turns 62 today.  In the early 1970s, while attending Pasadena City College, Roth met a pair of brothers named Eddie and Alex Van Halen.  1,318 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

October 10 in history

680  Battle of Karbala: Hussain bin Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, was decapitated by forces under Caliph Yazid I.

732  Battle of Tours… 695 more words