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Jan.11.2014 - 9:56 am
Have You Seen The Ghost of John? By Walter Rimler   Dear Minnie, The attached is the best I can do to explain this inconsiderate and uncomfortable moment. I have forgiven you...
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Dec.07.2013 - 6:43 pm
Lennon's final decade of life—his post-Beatles' career—was spent almost entirely in the United States. In 1970 he and his wife Yoko Ono went to Los Angeles where they both...
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Nov.08.2013 - 9:40 pm
The premiere of Of Thee I Sing was conducted by George Gershwin at the Music Box Theatre in New York City on December 26, 1931. In conducting the orchestra that night,...
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Jun.20.2013 - 4:44 pm
Gershwin's Crap Game Fugue This music first appears in Act 1, Scene 1 of Porgy and Bess. The contrapuntal “Crown cockeyed drunk” music that appears shortly before the Crap Game...
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Comments from Walter

Nov.29.2012 - 3:42 pm
In response to: The Wizard of Oz: The Young - Old - and the New
Hi, Catherine, I'm glad you liked the videos. And thanks to you for your great blog post abut this great movie. --Walt...
Nov.29.2012 - 10:45 am
In response to: The Wizard of Oz: The Young - Old - and the New
There are some very interesting Wizard of Oz-related videos on YuuTube.   Here are Judy Garland and Ray Bolger...
Nov.28.2012 - 9:41 am
In response to: Movie Review - Lincoln
I enjoyed your review. One thing: Seward wasn't at Lincoln's deathbed because he had been attacked and seriously...
Nov.17.2012 - 2:14 pm
In response to: Gershwin's "Somebody Loves Me"
Thanks for your comment. Yes, Gershwin was a extraordinary fellow. 
Sep.01.2012 - 5:30 pm
In response to: Can you be in love with two people at the same time?
I fell in love with Siamese twins and everything was going fine until the operation.