11/11/2009

Vintage: Fame Is Fleeting

Posted in Vintage at 1:33 pm by Sam

Even long-lasting fame is fleeting. In the 1920s, “everybody” would have known, to pick two unrelated examples, Warner Baxter and Aileen Pringle. In the Film Daily Yearbook for 1929, they each had a full page publicity ad. But who knows them today?

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11/10/2009

Blooper: Simple

Posted in Bloopers at 2:40 pm by Sam

During the recording of Special #1, Stephen conflated a couple of movie titles.

 
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11/3/2009

Blooper: Scrooge

Posted in Bloopers at 11:56 am by Sam

During the recording of Special #1, I made reference to Scrooge, the main character of A Christmas Carol. For some reason, though, what came out of my mouth was the name of a very different character.

 
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