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2015 Advice To Graduates

Howard the manager got a request for a graduation speaker.  I was not his first choice to fill the ticket.  Actually I think he tried to get a guest blogger when the rest of the staff were busy, but the email found my inbox.  738 more words


Joy of Sex

Every now and then a movie comes out that is based on a book that everyone said was “unfilmable.” From Lolita, to Naked Lunch, to Cloud Atlas, just a few of the books some said would never make it to the screen. 748 more words


Laughing Bear Comedy Show -- Moms

Top of the Week

Greetings comedy fans — we have a good one for you this week as we put the spotlight on Moms.

We kick off this week’s comedy… 374 more words

Laughing Bear Comedy Show

Mini-Review Monday: The Blues Brothers

Release: June 20, 1980

Story: Jake Blues (John Belushi) has just been let out of Joliet prison. He starts living again with his blood brother, Elwood Blues (Dan Aykroyd), the two having grown up in a Chicago catholic orphanage. 465 more words


In a Nutshell: The Blues Brothers (1980)

Director(s): John Landis
Screenwriter(s): Dan Aykroyd, John Landis
Cast: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway
Length: 133 minutes
Country: USA

It’s quite possible that John Landis was one of the last true visionaries of American comedy. 124 more words


"National Lampoon's Animal House"

National Lampoon’s Animal House (Universal, 1978)

This American comedy film was directed by John Landis and a direct spin-off from the
magazine National Lampoon. In the film, a group of misfit… 121 more words