Women on the Moveis a one-a-month series on this blog about women of retirement age who refuse to retire from life. Women who seek and embrace change. Women who stand at the bend in the road and, with a sense of adventure, impulsiveness, curiosity and courage, keep walking.
As a standup comic, Sykes has few rivals. In 2004, Entertainment Weekly named her one of the 25 funniest people in America. In 2009, she became the first African American woman and the first openly gay person to perform at the annual White House Correspondents Association dinner. - click headline or photo
The feud between Roger Waters and David Gilmour pretty much guaranteed there would never be a reunion tour. Yet fans still ached to see the albums of their youth re-created on stage Canadian dates on the Brit Floyd tour include Quebec City, March 18; Saint John, NB, March 19; Halifax, March 20; Moncton, NB, March 21; Montreal, March 23; and Hamilton, March 24 - click headline or photo