The surname “Marsalis” may just be the first name in American jazz. Branford Marsalis born today 8/26/60 got started in a group with his brothers Wynton, Jason, Ellis III and Delfeayo, he quickly moved on to play with Art Blakey and others.Read More »
Bill Clinton, born today August 19, 1946 is probably the most controversial U.S. President of the 20th century but also one of the most influential.Read More »
Robin Williams seemed so comfortable in his Light. Love is our destiny, we do not find the meaning of life by ourselves, we find it in another so says Thomas Merton another dear soul we lost way to early.Read More »
Very few people can say they’ve spent their entire career as a highly-paid freelance writer, but Elizabeth Gilbert, born today 7/18/1969, is one of those select few. Her best-selling book, “Eat, Pray, Love”Read More »
Ever wonder what it would be like to be famous and not know it? Well, just ask Sixto “Sugar Man” Rodriguez (born today 7/10/42). This Detroit-born folkie recorded two albums in the early 70’s that went basically nowhere,Read More »
Love him or hate him, you can’t take your eyes off of politician, author and historian Newt Gingrich (born June 17, 1943). His commanding presence, assured speaking style and persuasive manner can easily win over a crowd.Read More »
Dana Carvey born today June 2 is quite the character! Carvey is best know for his brilliant roles on Saturday Night Live such as Hans of Hans and Franz, Ross Perot, George H. Bush, Garth Hagar and The Church Lady – “Well, isn’t that SPE-CIAL?”Read More »
Gary Sinise knows well in advance how he will spend memorial Day weekend….. The rest of the great CBS News article can be found here.
Please take the time to thank our dear Vets for their service and our freedoms! Please have a safe memorable Memorial weekend!!
In his 65 years on the planet, Billy Joel (born May 9, 1949) has racked up quite a career. His greatest hits album is the third best selling CD of all time and he’s complied 33 top 40 hits. We caught up with Billy during a corporate event at The PhoenicianRead More »