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The Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy

Lorne Michaels may be best known as the producer of Saturday Night Live, but to me his greater achievement was producing the Canadian sketch comedy show The Kids in the Hall. The Kids – Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney,and Scott Thompson – took the sketch TV style pioneered by Monty Python and…

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Big League Blogathon – 6th Inning

We’ve got some more great bloggers contributing to the Big League Blogathon today! Be sure to check them out and be sure to jump back and check out some of the week’s earlier contributors. Ruth at Silver Screenings looks at Jackie Robinson playing himself in The Jackie Robinson Story. Steve at 1001 Plus looks at…

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Headin’ Home

Baseball players as actors!?!? Sure, why not? Who wouldn’t want to see their favorite big league star up there on the big-screen. And if you’re going to try and turn a baseball player into a movie star, why not start with the biggest of all time. Ladies and gentleman, I give you the one and…