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  • Jerry Van Dyke, Luther the Football Assistant on 'Coach,' Dies at 86

    01/06/2018 12:43:49 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 58 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | January 6, 2018 | Mike Barnes and Duane Byrge
    The younger brother of Dick Van Dyke, the comic actor turned down 'Gilligan's Island' to star on the ill-fated 'My Mother the Car.' Jerry Van Dyke, the younger brother of Dick Van Dyke who earned four Emmy nominations for playing the befuddled defensive coordinator Luther Van Dam on the ABC comedy Coach, has died, a source close to his family confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 86. Van Dyke famously passed up the opportunity to star on Gilligan's Island in favor of toplining the short-lived My Mother the Car, considered one of the worst shows in TV history. Van...
  • Old Dick Van Dyke Studio catches fire in Carefree Arizona

    02/01/2016 7:32:04 AM PST · by SandRat · 26 replies
    CAREFREE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Firefighters say flames swept through an abandoned studio for fashion shoots early Sunday morning in the town of Carefree. A passerby called sheriff's deputies at about 3:30 a.m., Sunday after spotting the flames shooting out of the empty building near Pima and Cave Creek Road in Carefree. We're told the building was known as Woburn Studios, an old retail fashion studio where shoots were held. When deputies arrived, the building was engulfed in flames. Rural-Metro firefighters also responded to the scene and they have been working to put out the flames.   Crews from Scottsdale...
  • Happy Now? Whats at stake in Americas battle over free enterprise.

    06/04/2010 5:36:32 PM PDT · by neverdem · 32 replies · 908+ views
    NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE ^ | June 2, 2010 | Arthur C. Brooks
    Happy Now?What’s at stake in America’s battle over free enterprise.  On May 13, 2009, at Arizona State University, Barack Obama delivered his first commencement address as President of the United States. At one of the most frightening economic moments in America’s history, it was a chance to be a mentor, a teacher, and the nation’s inspirer-in-chief. Did the president urge the graduates to get out there and create the growth and jobs our country needs? Did he inspire them to be the next generation of great American innovators and entrepreneurs? No; instead, he told the graduates that people who “chase...
  • Sermon in the Unitarian Church of Portland on Sunday after the 2004 election: READ AND LAUGH

    02/12/2006 3:07:14 PM PST · by nwrep · 40 replies · 863+ views
    First Unitarian Church, Portland, Ore. ^ | November 7, 2004 | "Rev." Dr. Marilyn Sewell
    The following "sermon" was delivered on the Sunday after the 2004 Presidential election at the First Unitarian "Church" of Portland, Ore., by "Pastor" Marilyn Sewell. ********************************************************** This country has just been engaged in a huge exercise of power. Power has been used, and it has been misused. The upside to this election is that never have I seen so many people so passionately engaged in our political life. Never has our vote seemed so precious. Never have so many of us sent money to candidates and organizations supporting our views. I count all this as a great positive influence. And...
  • Article: Tax Payer Sponsored Terrorism?

    02/02/2005 9:15:16 PM PST · by BullRidingLawyer · 372+ views ^ | 2/3/2005 | Jason Van Dyke
    Please see: This is an article I wrote on PETA for all who are interested. Its public domain; feel free to distribute it or publish it anywhere.