"I've forgotten what "metrosexual" is supposed to mean, but he certainly doesn't look like a Jew from the age of Tiberius and Pontius Pilate.
I am SO tempted to print that picture and show it to my JW sister, but she has a…"
"Luara, I think you are right....other factors may have been his last film flopping at the box office, and other types of professional stagnation. And his age....comedians, like professional writers rarely retire (Think of George Burns). …"
"LOL, Loren! I don't know why that line still makes me laugh, but it does.
More than 50 years ago it used to be the standard joke when we got called out of bed for early morning rehearsals....especially to put somebody new into the…"
"Years ago I went on a dinner date to Shelly Manne's jazz place just off Hollywood Blvd. A street preacher was ranting at a skimpy crowd, and all of a sudden he got right in my face and yelled, "JESUS DIED FOR YOU!!!" I muttered…"
"I'm not at all convinced that "Jesus" was a real person....ever. I think Saul/Paul invented him out of a patchwork of other man-gods that were popular in the middle east at the time....and his own damaged brain."
"There is also the question as to whether "Jesus" was supposed to be a Nazarite or a Nazarene.
I have read that there was no town, village, hamlet called "Nazareth" anywhere in that little postage stamp of a country during the…"
"Our local libraries have a separate section for Fantasy and Science Fiction...THAT's where I'd put all the religious books. Maybe that's why I never could get a job as a library clerk, even though I passed the civil service…"
"Most religionists consider women/girls to be less than 100% human, anyway. Their only raison d'etre is to obey the men in their lives and contribute to the population pressure on this planet.
I was damn lucky to have a father who never…"
"The late Lenny Bruce did a sketch about coming home from the Navy with a tattoo on his arm. His devoutly Jewish aunt had a fit when she saw it, said that it was against YHWH's "laws" to alter the body in any way, and screeched…"
"OMG! I hated Florida! We played Miami Beach and Tampa....both so humid that there would be 3 ft of fog on the ice when we went out for the opening number. And in Tampa we had to check our boots for palmetto bugs and other…"
"All I remember about Green Bay is that it was effing windy and COLD. We always played there just before our December 10-day hiatus.
We changed trains in Chicago a lot, and the railyards were so peaceful-looking when covered with snow. "
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.