This popped up in my “memories” on Facebook today. This is a tribute I wrote for Ted Kennedy at the time of his death: Today I say… Read more “Flashback From August, 2009 – Remembering Ted Kennedy (1932-2009)”
Category: Celebrity Deaths
Some Books I’ve Abandoned – And Some Books I’ve Loved…
My husband made an offhand comment in a trivia game last Thursday night that not only spoke volumes about my personality – but made clear a couple… Read more “Some Books I’ve Abandoned – And Some Books I’ve Loved…”
RIP Robert Forster…
Actor Robert Forster died at age 78 Friday, October 11 after a battle with cancer. The two “big” things that I remember him from for his roles… Read more “RIP Robert Forster…”
Music Player Shuffle Adventures… 1940s Edition!
In a pub trivia game last night, we had an “audio” question where the “big band” track Moonlight Serenade played, and we had to ID the bandleader/composer… Read more “Music Player Shuffle Adventures… 1940s Edition!”
Stephen Foster Wrote THAT Song?
I’m chilling out on this Sunday evening, and my husband and I are watching A Million Ways to Die in the West. There’s a musical/dance sequence in… Read more “Stephen Foster Wrote THAT Song?”
NOOOO! RIP Stan Lee!
I have just been informed that Stan Lee – whom I view as the the comic book nerd version of Hugh Hefner is DEAD! I was JUST… Read more “NOOOO! RIP Stan Lee!”
Aretha Franklin – Boy, Did She Sing With A Lot Of Other Singers!
Soul singer Aretha Franklin died last week, which sent fans from all over the world into a state of mourning. While I can say I enjoy at… Read more “Aretha Franklin – Boy, Did She Sing With A Lot Of Other Singers!”
Some Thoughts On Suicide, Depression…
Recently, two prominent celebrities took their own lives – fashion designer Kate Spade on June 5, and celebrity chef and TV personality Anthony Bourdain on June 8.… Read more “Some Thoughts On Suicide, Depression…”
A Sad Day For “Doctor, Cop Lawyer” TV Fans Everywhere!
The undisputed master of the “Doctor, Cop Lawyer” TV genre Steven Bochco died Sunday, April 1 at age 74 following a battle with leukemia. Interestingly enough, the… Read more “A Sad Day For “Doctor, Cop Lawyer” TV Fans Everywhere!”