Thursday Feb 27
Wall Street Journal
'Portlandia' has helped lead a new guard of sketch comedy on TV. See some of the show's popular predecessors.
Mama's Family: The Complete Third Season
For this reviewer, nostalgia sticks to Mama's Family like a cow pie to the bottom of a tractor tire.
The Modesto Bee
Vicki Lawrence delivers humor with heart awareness in Modesto
The mama in question is "Mama's Family" star Vicki Lawrence, who will be the featured speaker at the Doctors Medical Center event "Live, Laugh & Take Heart" on Wednesday night at the Gallo Center for the Arts.
PR :: Mama's Family: Complete Third Season on DVD Feb 25
As the irascible Mama Harper, Vicki Lawrence was wondrously transformed into a full-tilt senior citizen, and it wasn't a matter of if, but when, she would get her own TV series, Mama's Family debuted in 1983 on NBC, lasting two seasons before going into syndication for another four years.
Vicki Lawrence Comes to Suncoast Showroom This Weekend
Multi-talented show woman Vicki Lawrence - perhaps best known for her beloved character, "Mama" - will perform a two-act show at the Suncoast Showroom, tonight and tomorrow, January 25 and 26. During her senior year of high school, Lawrence sent Carol Burnett a letter inviting Burnett to come see her performance in the local fire department's "Miss ... (more)