Sunday, January 15, 2017

Happy Birthday Margaret O'Brien

Cute little Margaret O’Brien, star of so many great films in the 40s, turns 80 today. She looks back on her career in this interview.  

Saturday, December 10, 2016

A Pentatonix Christmas

Are you familiar with the group Pentatonix?? Well, if not, here's the perfect introduction to the 5-member 'a cappella' group that is singing their way into the hearts of millions. We talk with Mitch, Kevin, Avi, Kirstin, and Scott about the group's history, their new Christmas CD, and the making of their video of Hallelujah. Link to interview.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Crystal Beauty

The unseen world of crystals is rather cool. Here's a short slideshow of some of the weird designs from our lab, all complements of nature and some polarized light. No photo editing! And best in high definition on a large screen.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Fifty years of "Dark Shadows"

Who remembers the 60s series "Dark Shadows"? We talk with two cast members about celebrating  50 years since the first episode aired. Link

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Happy Birthday Leslie Caron

Well, look who turns 85 on July 1st. Leslie Caron talks about her career and latest news. Read interview here.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Web Page Update

Time for a redesign and update of my classic film/TV web site, TinselTown Talks. Added audio clips of some of my interviews from the past. More to come. Link here.

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Remembering Actor Glenn Ford at 100

May 1st would have been Glenn Ford's 100th birthday. A popular actor in the 40s, 50s, 60s, and beyond, often in westerns. A big thanks to Angie Dickinson, son Peter Ford, director Richard Donner, Paul Petersen and Jeff East for sharing some memories of this fine actor. Link to interviews.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Ian Anderson coming to town

We are so lucky. Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull fame is coming to our little town this Friday. See interview with Ian.

Friday, February 26, 2016

Remembering DeForest Kelley

Kris Smith went from fan to friend and had an extraordinary connection to Star Trek’s DeForest Kelley which included looking after him during his final year. As a pointy-eyed friend of his might say: “fascinating.” Story here.

Monday, February 15, 2016

All the Presidents' Pets

Once more, with Presidents' Day this week, it's time to reflect on the many fine inhabitants of the White House .... the presidential pets, that is. The story, with it's many edited versions by editors, has appeared in the Tallahassee DemocratCleveland Plain Dealer, the Biloxi Sun-Herald, the Rock River Times, Tampa Bays CBS 10 News site,  and the most unedited versions in the Examiner-Enterprise and the Ellsworth American (some links may no longer work).