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Classic Hollywood #24

W.C. Fields In A Rare Color Photograph Circa 1940 W.C. Fields or Bill Fields to his friends, was one of the most talented comedians of the first half of the 20th century. He began his show business career in vaudeville … Continue reading

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Two Baseball Greats Pass Away- Stan Musial & Earl Weaver And Remembering An Infamous Interview

Cardinals Superstar Stan Musial Dies At 92, Orioles Manager Earl Weaver Dies At 82 And One Very Dirty, Funny Radio Show If you are like me, Saturday, January 19, 2013 will be remembered by baseball fans as a very sad day … Continue reading

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“Mongo” – Alex Karras NFL Star Dies At 77

Karras, Famous For Stellar NFL Career, Will Always Have A Place in Movie Comedy History Alex Karras died in Los Angeles at the age of 77 on October 10, 2012 due to kidney failure and other health complications. The Detroit Lions … Continue reading

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Jim McCrary, Rock Photographer Dies at 72, Famous For Carole King Tapestry Photos

Jim McCrary Photographed Over 300 Album Covers For A&M Records Jim McCrary who will be remembered for taking in 1971 one of the most iconic album cover photos in music history, Carole King’s Tapestry, died  at the age of 72 … Continue reading

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