Bill Murray Trivia

A WORK IN PROGRESS ... Murray was reportedly considered for and/or rejected the roles of “Han Solo” in Star Wars (1977), “Batman” in Batman (1989), “Allen Bauer” in Splash (1984),…

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Elton Casey

I used to work at this small weekly newspaper called The News of Orange County in Hillsborough, North Carolina, and one of my coworkers was this legendary sports editor named Elton Casey…

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Trivia Wasteland

ART TRIVIA The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows.Vincent Van Gogh was able to sell only one painting (The Red Vineyard) during his lifetime.  LITERATURE TRIVIA Samuel Beckett wrote a play…

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William McKinley’s Desk

A WORK IN PROGRESS … According to an old family legend, my great-great-grandfather, John Weidman, owned a desk that once belonged to William McKinley (1843-1901), who went on to become…

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Stand-Up Comedians

WOODY ALLEN"I feel sex is a beautiful thing between two people. Between five, it's fantastic." Academy Award-winning director Woody Allen (Bananas) started out as a comedy writer, earning just $75 a…

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