Tag: Judy Garland

January 1, 2021 /

I’m not going to enter into the year that was conversation. I think it’s too early. I will say one thing that kept me going this year was being able to read to you in a podcast. In my isolation it was one way I could contribute, if only to…

October 17, 2020 /
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September 21, 2014 /

Movie Review, The New York Times Thousands Cheer (1943) THE SCREEN; ‘Thousands Cheer,’ Lavish Metro Musical With an All-Star Cast, Makes Its Appearance at War Bond Rally at Astor Published: September 14, 1943 Uncle Sam had a good time last night and so did the thousand and more of his…

September 11, 2014 /

A favorite of the Rat Pack: A night in 1952: Sammy Davis Jr. recorded a live album here, and Judy Garland staged her comeback in 1958:

August 24, 2014 /
May 30, 2014 /

Discoverability, being the ability of books to connect with readers. I was recently reading an article on the method behind the blockbusting “Fifty Shades”, and while I was under the impression the trilogy was self-published at first, that’s not true. The books were picked up by a small company who…