Sunday, October 25, 2015
Journeys Into Passing: Maureen O’Hara

Passing: Maureen O’Hara

Maureen O’Hara, one of the last stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood, died on October 24 of antural causes. She was 95. O’Hara known for playing fiercely passionate but sensible heroines, and often worked with director John Ford and longtime friend John Ford. She is remembered by different folks for different works. To some she is Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 25, 20156:35 pm
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Journeys Into Remembering Jack Brickhouse

Remembering Jack Brickhouse

Via a video from The Chicago Tribune, the widow of legendary Cubs and White Sox announcer Jack Brickhouse looks back at the broadcaster’s long, illustrious career and we hear some of his famous calls in the booth. ShareFollow

Posted by: Admin October 18, 20152:57 pm
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Journeys Into A Road Trip into a Literary South

A Road Trip into a Literary South

In South Toward Home: Travels in Southern Literature, Margaret Eby visits to the hometowns and haunts of 10 favorite authors – including Faulkner, Welty, O’Connor and Wright. In making this journey, Eby premises it on the relationship between the region and its literature. “There is no popular category known as Northern literature’, she stresses. More, in Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 7, 20155:21 pm
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Journeys Into A World Traveler Casts An Eye on Home

A World Traveler Casts An Eye on Home

  Paul Theroux  is an American travel writer and novelist,  whose best known work of travel writing is The Great Railway Bazaar (1975) . He has published numerous works of fiction, some of which were made into feature films, and has received awards and critical acclaim along the way. A new work, Deep South: Four Seasons Read Article

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Friday, October 2, 2015
Journeys Into For Jukebox Salesman, Collecting Records Isn’t Just A Job: It’s A Hobby, Too

For Jukebox Salesman, Collecting Records Isn’t Just A Job: It’s A Hobby, Too

A cool feature via NPR News: Don Muller has so many jukeboxes in his house, he doesn’t even know how many there are. “I’ve never done this, walk around and count them,” Muller says, as he begins counting a row of jukeboxes tucked under a shelf of records. He walks through the add-on garage, porch, Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 2, 20156:42 pm
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Journeys Into A Ralph Kramden Anniversary

A Ralph Kramden Anniversary

The Honeymooners as a series of its own debuted on October 1, 1955 on CBS Television. In fact, the Honeymooners were based on a recurring 1951–55 sketch of the same name. It originally aired on the DuMont network’s  Calvacade of Stars and then later on CBS’s The Jackie Gleason Show. The first episode of the new half-hour Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 1, 20156:21 pm