Tag Archives: famous actors

Did You Know…Hollywood Edition

Gary Cooper turned down the role of Rhett Butler in the film, Gone With the Wind, regretting it for the rest of his life. The Marx Brothers came up with their name during a poker game, Julius becoming Groucho, Adolph, … Continue reading

Posted in Books, History, inspiration, internet, media, Women and men, words | Tagged , , , | 43 Comments

Did You Know?

Eleanor Roosevelt was a hair under six feet tall, and the first, First Lady (1933-1945) to ever ride in an airplane. Wonder if she bumped her head. In 1921, President Warren Harding’s Airedale Terrier, Laddie Boy, was the first White … Continue reading

Posted in alcohol, Beauty, Cinema, creative writing, Culture, dessert, History, humanity, humor, media, Politics, travel, violence, war, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 57 Comments

War Wounds

Have you ever heard the expression‘it hurts when it rains?’ This can be applied to an old injury or an arrow that pierced one’s heart. I’ll never forget this particular dart I’ll call Sam, who shredded my feelings like a … Continue reading

Posted in Love, media, New York City, sexual relationships, Uncategorized, women, Women and men | Tagged , , , , , , , | 27 Comments