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There are (or were), of course, many other very funny women in show biz besides Carol Burnett. Most of them, however, came onto the scene in the sixties and afterwards because, quite honestly, comedy in clubs during the 1920’s – 1950’s, was more open to men than it was to women. It seems as though […]

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Here’s one of my all-timeĀ  favorite songs from a Broadway show. Of course, it has nothing to do with the fact that I have three children of my own. This particular clip is from the film version of the Broadway hit Bye Bye Birdie. Both Dick Van Dyke and Paul Lynde are seen here recreating […]

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