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Making Chicken Salad Out of Chickenshit

When I write, I try to tell something that comes from nothing.  All the time.  Unlike Bill O’Reilly, I never saw El Salvadoran nuns get shot. 199 more words


Sam Cooke: "A Change Is Gonna Come"

Tune du Jour: “A Change Is Gonna Come” – Sam Cooke
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Billy Bragg vs. Mike Farris & The Roseland Rhythm Revue… 827 more words
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes

Who Do You Trust?

In 1957 a stupid game show came on TV called Who Do You Trust? It aired every day at 4:30. A thirty minute game show played by couples. 564 more words

Burt Reynolds discusses upcoming memoir and loving Sally Field

“Where the hell are we?”

That was Burt Reynolds, the righteous ‘stache of Hollywood, helping old friend and fellow presenter Suzanne Niedland fill time during some technical Teleprompter difficulties on Thursday before handing out his namesake award at the Student Showcase of Film at Boca Raton’s Lynn University, part of the 20th anniversary year of the Palm Beach International Film Festival. 559 more words


Robert Townsend To Direct 'Brewster's Millions' Remake

Wow it’s been more than 30 years after late comedians/actors Richard Pryor and John Candy starred in the comedy remake of ‘Brewster’s Million, Robert Townsend, ‘The Five Heartbeats co-writer and director, has been commissioned for an update. 75 more words

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C is for Carson, Johnny (1925-2005): The King of Late Night Television

Carson was a cultural phenomenon.

~ David Letterman

American talk show hosts are enjoying a new popularity, with more talk shows and talent than ever. Yet the original concept of the talk show host as we know it was put into place by Johnny Carson who entered American living rooms for thirty years from his Burbank studio with the usual announcement ‘And here is Johnny!!!!!!!!!’ 419 more words

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Video: Jimmy Fallon and Kevin Spacey Do Celebrity Impressions

It’s Friday night, so I thought I’d have a little fun.  Here is a clip of Kevin Spacey on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” doing some pretty hilarious impersonations. 19 more words