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by knitwit45
August 25th, 2015, 6:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sailor walks into a bar . . .
Replies: 879
Views: 142606

Re: Sailor walks into a bar . . .

A flight attendant on an airline’s cross-country flight nervously announced about 30 minutes outbound from LA, “I don’t know how this happened, but we have 103 passengers on board and only 40 dinners.”… When the passengers’ muttering had died down, she continued, “Anyone who is kind enough to give u...
by knitwit45
August 25th, 2015, 6:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sailor walks into a bar . . .
Replies: 879
Views: 142606

Re: Sailor walks into a bar . . .

Via Harry S Truman National Historic Site Bess often got after Harry to mow the lawn, a chore he loathed. One Sunday morning Harry rolled up his sleeves and headed out into the yard. While everyone else in town was passing the house on their way to church, the ex-President of the United States was m...
by knitwit45
August 23rd, 2015, 10:26 am
Forum: Archived Guest Stars
Topic: Q & A with Jeffrey Spivak about Buzz: The Life & Art of Busby Berkeley
Replies: 41
Views: 53070

Re: Q & A with Jeffrey Spivak about Buzz: The Life & Art of Busby Berkeley

No questions, just a warm thank you for sharing so much about one of the stars of Hollywood. Your book is now a must read for me. Again, thanks for being here!
by knitwit45
August 23rd, 2015, 9:26 am
Forum: Westerns
Topic: LONGMIRE
Replies: 148
Views: 69504

Re: LONGMIRE

Wow....
by knitwit45
July 28th, 2015, 7:24 pm
Forum: General TV and Media
Topic: PBS
Replies: 155
Views: 111121

Re: PBS

Just saw a notice on Facebook that Season 3 of Miss Fishers Murder Mysteries will start on select PBS stations August 6!!

Chicago, Baltimore, NYC are on the list, but Kansas City is not :cry: :cry: so Mrs L and Chris, you are in luck!!!!
by knitwit45
July 12th, 2015, 7:42 am
Forum: Dramas
Topic: To Kill A Mockingbird
Replies: 71
Views: 124872

Re: To Kill A Mockingbird

Somewhere, probably on FB, I read that there is actually some doubt as to the authenticity of the book. The Lee Sisters were quite reclusive, and their attorney seems to be less than stellar. I agree Lynn, I would hate to have TKAMB tarnish d in any way.
by knitwit45
July 10th, 2015, 11:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Someone's having a birthday!
Replies: 1274
Views: 197734

Re: Someone's having a birthday!

Happy Birthday, Paula!
by knitwit45
June 22nd, 2015, 11:17 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Someone's having a birthday!
Replies: 1274
Views: 197734

Re: Someone's having a birthday!

Happy birthday to our very own...Moraldo Rubini, or as I love to call him (from his TCM days), Jack Burley. However he is known, may he have a wonderful day today!!!!
by knitwit45
June 4th, 2015, 11:45 pm
Forum: The People of Film
Topic: Before Hollywood
Replies: 9
Views: 13194

Re: Before Hollywood

As usual, I'm late to the party..what a lovely thread, Miss M! Another candidate for this subject might be Gladys Cooper. Most remember her only as a matronly character actress, but she was a stunning beauty in her early years. I remember being shocked at Miss Nash's role in Philadelphia Story, she ...
by knitwit45
June 4th, 2015, 11:39 pm
Forum: General TV and Media
Topic: Miss Fishers Murder Mysteries
Replies: 1
Views: 9435

Re: Miss Fishers Murder Mysteries

Anne, for 4.99 a month, with a FREE 30 day trial, Acorn has both season one and season two of Miss Fishers Murder Mysteries. They do not charge you until your free trial period expires. It's acorn tv.com. They have all the Foyles War series, Poirot, Miss Marple, some really interesting documentaries...
by knitwit45
May 18th, 2015, 6:45 pm
Forum: Comedies
Topic: I LOVE LUCY, LOVERS
Replies: 7
Views: 11701

Re: I LOVE LUCY, LOVERS

Just read that Vivian Vance and William Frawley detested one another, and when he died, she was quoted as saying "Champagne for everyone!" Gulp...... :shock: :shock: :shock: (this was found on one of those Facebook things, couples who hated one another....since it was probably written by The Nationa...
by knitwit45
April 29th, 2015, 8:01 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Happy Anniversary!
Replies: 100
Views: 65146

Re: Happy Anniversary!

ChiO, I was in Chicaggo yesterday, well, at the airport for about 40 minutes any way, and I thought of you the whole time....Happy Anniversary to you and Mrs ChiO, and to you, dear MovieMan and Mrs MovieMan! I hope you all have a day filled with love and and laughter and family and friends!
by knitwit45
February 24th, 2015, 1:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Someone's having a birthday!
Replies: 1274
Views: 197734

Re: Someone's having a birthday!

Happy Birthday to the DewMeister!!!! Elliot, SOMEDAY your 'Moe' will get to one of those fabulous festivals you organize!!!


Happy, HAPPY Birthday!!!
by knitwit45
February 21st, 2015, 10:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 'Round the World Weather Report
Replies: 1869
Views: 176299

Re: 'Round the World Weather Report

by knitwit45
February 20th, 2015, 4:13 pm
Forum: General TV and Media
Topic: PBS
Replies: 155
Views: 111121

Re: PBS

Anne, I agree that Mary has come full circle..she's as hateful as she was when the series started. Hope someone does take her down about 5 pegs...Tom is such a likeable fellow, wish he could stick around. There is a program called Manor of Speaking, which is rammed between DA and Grantchester, and i...