The first warning came from my grandmother. I was 27, running through life. Not like there was no tomorrow but like I had to get to tomorrow before anyone else did. My grandmother gave me a book, “Slow Me Down, Lord”. I did not listen to the warning.
New FYI series: Get to Know Ontario's Adult Lifestyle Communities. Debuting with Antrim Glen, Freelton. adultlifestylecommunities.ca/AntrimGlen/index.htm
Today, Sept. 5, is actor Michael Keaton’s birthday. He is 61, believe it or not. Here is a classic line from Night Shift (1982), one of Keaton’s best roles, though he is not even in this clip.
Once upon a time singer Edie Adams was married to TV star Ernie Kovacs, who died in 1962. Now, Omnivore Recordings has announced the release of The Edie Adams Christmas Album featuring Kovacs. Check out her wild cigar commercial from '65
Will Farrell never fails to crack us up. Here he is in Toronto to promote his new movie The Campaign.
Kavita's story: This is the story of one Canadian who survived colorectal cancer. But nearly 9,000 Canadians will die of colorectal cancer this year alone. Many of these deaths could be prevented through the use of a simple screening test
CLASS ACT: Anna Maria Tremonti, host of The Current, and Pam Bertrand, executive producer of the show, accepted the CJF Excellence in Journalism Award on June 7 on behalf of the CBC Radio program.
Let's hope Nik Wallenda is more successful that a previous daredevil, Evel Knievel, who failed (but survived) on this attempt to jump the Snake River canyon in 1974
FYI Lens on London’s Olympics: The London 2012 Festival featuring a broad range of performances will run this summer throughout the UK, celebrating the 2012 Olympic Games.
Ann Margret screen test – nutty but fascinating. Stay with it for the Bill Bailey dance number