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Ginger Rogers

Posted by on Nov 21, 2011 in Actor, Featured | Comments Off on Ginger Rogers

The all-time greatest quote about Ginger Rogers, comparing her to partner Fred Astaire: “Sure he was great, but don’t forget...

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Americana: Academy Awards

Posted by on May 25, 2011 in Americana | 1 comment

It was the boss of MGM, Louis B. Mayer, who came up with the idea. Like Andy Hardy – “Let’s put on a show!” He got...

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Song: "The Way You Look Tonight"

Posted by on Mar 10, 2011 in Songs | Comments Off on Song: "The Way You Look Tonight"

  Every so often I have to pay homage to the Great American Songbook, and one of my favorites is “The Way You Look...

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Film: White Christmas

Posted by on Dec 24, 2009 in Film | Comments Off on Film: White Christmas

Viewing a special movie on Christmas Eve is a tradition in many families. Some watch It’s a Wonderful Life (Great American Things,...

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