Blurb: Helllooo! To Heaven: My thoughts on David Lander’s Passing

Actor David Lander, known to a generation as Andrew “Sqiggy” Sqiggman passed away on Friday December 4th 2020 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center of the disease he had been fighting for decades, Multiple Sclerosis. On the sitcom Laverne & Shirley, Lander played one half of the upstairs neighbors of Laverne DeFazio… Read more“Blurb: Helllooo! To Heaven: My thoughts on David Lander’s Passing”

Blurb: Speaker’s Corner Still Remembered Fondly 30 Years Later

Long before Youtube, TikTok, Twitter, Vimeo and all those user generated services that came years later, Speaker’s Corner was the place where people of all stripes came to have their voices heard. 30 years ago today, this innovation in communications made it’s debut on CityTV for the very first time… Read more“Blurb: Speaker’s Corner Still Remembered Fondly 30 Years Later”

Blurb: Comic Legend Jerry Stiller Passes Away

Note: Originally Written May 12, 2020 Comic legend Jerry Stiller has passed away at the age of 92. Most well known for his roles in Seinfeld and King of Queens, Stiller had a 60 year career in show business, starting out in a comedy duo with his wife Anne Meara… Read more“Blurb: Comic Legend Jerry Stiller Passes Away”

Blurb: The Legacy Of Little Richard

Originally Written May 5th 2020 A founding father of rock & roll whose fervent shrieks, flamboyant garb, and joyful, gender-bending persona embodied the spirit and sound of that new art form, died Saturday. He was 87. The musician’s son, Danny Jones Penniman, confirmed the pioneer’s death to Rolling Stone. The… Read more“Blurb: The Legacy Of Little Richard”

Blurb: Ernie Coombs’ Legacy Is Still Being Felt Today

For many Canadian kids who grew up in the 60′s well into the 90′s, their childhoods always had something called the Tickle Trunk and a dog named Finnegan among them. Ernie Coombs who portrayed the popular children’s character Mr. Dressup still continues to delight and inspire generations of people the… Read more“Blurb: Ernie Coombs’ Legacy Is Still Being Felt Today”

Blurb: Hal Johnson Speaks From The Heart

If you were a child of the 80′s, you undoubtedly saw Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod on your Television set in their popular Body Break Segments like this one: Now one of my childhood heroes is speaking out on the reasons he started Body Break in a 5 Minute Video… Read more“Blurb: Hal Johnson Speaks From The Heart”