Friday Sep 12
The Daily Republic
TV Guide was required reading
When I was growing up, my parents subscribed to a magazine that I read from cover to cover as soon as I retrieved the latest issue from the mailbox. No, not Reader's Digest or National Geographic.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
That is how Journey Gunderson, Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum & Center for Comedy executive director, will remember Rivers, who passed away Thursday at the age of 81. Rivers was the headlining performer during the Lucille Ball Festival of Comedy in 2011.
'Lucy & Ricky Tribute Show,' music on the Bandstand Oct. 25 and 26 at Sea Witch 2014
Everyone's favorite redhead is coming to Sea Witch as Lucy of "I Love Lucy" fame will be strolling around the festival grounds - in the parade, on the beach, on the Bandstand - Saturday, Oct. 25. Ricky will join her Sunday, Oct. 26, in Rehoboth Beach Convention Center for "The Lucy & Ricky Tribute Show." This world-class musical comedy tribute to Lucille Ball and Ricky Ricardo is performed by two of the best look-alike, sound-alike impersonators of the famous couple performing today.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Joan Rivers, we say thank you
To be a pioneer, you have to be willing to go where others haven't, or simply won't. In the case of Joan Rivers, she was willing to say what nobody else would.
11 Moments That Made Gay Fans Love Joan Rivers
Through six decades, Joan Rivers made her mark on the entertainment industry, from her beginnings as a working comic to guest host on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson to winning the Fox reality competition Celebrity Apprentice to her documentary Piece of Work. On April 23, 1967, Rivers appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show for a comedic set that lambasted the sexual double standard.
Pioneers of Television: Funny Ladies
This program features the first standup comediennes to appear on television - legends such as Phyllis Diller and Joan Rivers. It also looks at Lucille Ball's breakthrough on "I Love Lucy" and the sitcom stars who followed, including Mary Tyler Moore, Betty White and Marla Gibbs.
11 lies about your favourite TV shows
FROM made up Breaking Bad quotes to celebrity death hoaxes or anything in between, the world of TV is full of false rumours. Here are 11 lies you've been told about your favourite shows.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
11 Lies About Your Favorite TV Shows You've Been Repeating
Whether it's inaccurate " True Detective " casting news, made up " Game of Thrones " fan theories, celebrity death hoaxes or anything in between, the world of TV is full of untrue rumors.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Lucille Ball on the television show, "I Love Lucy," in an episode from 1952, in an undated handout photo.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
For Sale: Home Where Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz Once Lived
The beds aren't pushed together, and Fred and Ethel don't live next door. But according to The Agency , "I Love Lucy" stars Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz lived in this Beverly Hills estate while their main residence down the street was being worked on.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Laugh And Run
Bob Newhart will join the roster of renowned comedians to visit Jamestown this year as the featured performer of the Lucy Town Half Marathon and 5K Weekend in October.
New to Market: Lucy and Desi's Spanish-Style Rental in Bev Hills Asking $7MM
This sprawling 1926 Spanish-style mansion in Beverly Hills is a far cry from the humble little apartment the Ricardos lived in on I Love Lucy , but this is where Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz stayed for a while in the 1950s while a house was being built for them a little bit further down the road, says the LA Times .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Contra Costa Times
DVD set revisits 'Marx Brothers on Television'
When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.