The “Red Hot Mama” was at the forefront of pushing back against her critics and championing her fuller figure.
Posts tagged: Comedians
What a year for being born was 1917! Actor Dean Martin, Secretary of State Cyrus Vance and jazz star Thelonius Monk all hit their 100th birthdays this year… and they can’t even crack the top …..
The comedian reminisces about his beginnings and his breakthrough years in Toronto with Gilda Radner and Godspell.
Yes, the great Phyllis Diller has died — 15 months ago.
Comedian Jonathan Winters died this week at the age of 87. Read the Who2 biography of Jonathan Winters and watch some video clips.
The popular writer has a new book and an old haircut.
Read about Louis C.K.’s long sort-of relationship with Saturday Night Live.
Today I walked past a home that still hopes to have Bill Murray crash their party. See the photo of “Bill Murray Can Crash Here.”
Who’s Reggie Watts? Find out!
Bob Hope hurt his ankle in 1965, when someone “shoved him off the stage” in Thailand. Bob Hope used Brut 33 cologne and Gillette shaving cream. Quite by accident, I learned that and more this week.