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Pop Culture's Most Famous and Fabulous Cape-Wearers

A child prodigy piano player turned glittering Vegas entertainer, flashy songbird Liberace would have been 96 today. Behind the Candelabra, starring Michael Douglas as the flamboyant performer, introduced younger audiences to the King of Bling. 494 more words

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A few days ago when I wrote about Stevie Wonder as child prodigy, another talented person by the name of Liberace appeared as a soloist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at age 16. 440 more words


May 16th in history:

“The bells, bells, bells, bells…”

Wedding bells for author Edgar Allan Poe and his cousin, Virginia Clemm, on May 16th, 1836. Edgar was 27, Virginia was 13. 135 more words

Today In History

Too Much of a Good Thing is Wonderful!

Before Rihanna and Beyonce there was Sting, Prince, Madonna and Cher.

In Ancient History (my time frame) there was Fabio, Twiggy and LIBERACE.

Happy Birthday, Liberace! 261 more words

May 16 in history

218 – Julia Maesa, aunt of the assassinated Caracalla, was banished to her home in Syria by the self-proclaimed emperor Macrinus and declared her 14-year old grandson… 724 more words


Bum In Seat — Like Liberace

As the old writing adage goes, it’s “bum in seat” time.

No more procrastinating, no more endless cups of coffee — now you must hunker down and do the dirty deed. 721 more words