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Just received my new TV Guide with an ad for the “first ever” “I Love Lucy Vitameatavegamin Doll!” The 14-inch “poseable” doll wears blue gingham and pearls, speaks in Lucy’s own voice, plays the “I Love Lucy” theme song, and is endorsed by CBS and Desilu, too.
Eva Longoria’s hit show “Telenovela,” airing Monday nights on NBC is slapstick comedy in the grand tradition. With a zany cast of supporting characters, deliciously nutty plots and lots of Big Hair and rippling muscles, it’s great escapist fun.
From this Sunday’s Parade interview: “Most brilliant actors are a little bit kooky,” he said.
Mercy me–“Mercy Street” on PBS is truly awful. I started watching out of boredom and continue to hope (obviously against all odds) that this sorry mess of a Civil War tale will improve. A few of my complaints: the terrible and inconsistent accents, turgid dialogue laced with 21st century expressions, the ill-fitting costumes and wigs, the dime store fake Victorian jewelry, even a buzz cut on the actor playing a preacher, Gary Cole’s unkempt hair and beard, and bad casting choices. A completely lackluster production.
Travelzoo offers some handy tips for finding cheap airfares, many that are common knowledge (“fly midweek”), but several not-so-well-known ideas that are worth investigating.
From today’s New York Times comes an amazing story about indy author Meredith Wild, who not only struck gold, she’s helping other struggling writers achieve success.