SMOTHERS BROTHERS: A FREE FORM INTERVIEW FROM 1975

By J.M.E. | February 29, 2016

SMOTHERS BROTHERS : A FREE FORM INTERVIEW At  the time of this interview (1975) the Smothers brothers were one of the biggest comedy acts in the country.   A few years earlier they had had an extremely popular but politically controversial TV show that, through the use of satire, took on Nixon, the Vietnam War and racism.  Due to this controversy they were eventually taken off the air and were considered—at least in mid America—pretty hip. Today they are retired and pretty much forgotten but back then,…

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STEPDAUGHTER TIME

By J.M.E. | December 30, 2015

 THANK GOD FOR VALIUM J. EGAN This is the introduction and a few passages from a short book I wrote about my youngest step-daughter. (c) by J.M. Egan Introduction Take note, this is not a ‘how-to-book’ as much as it a ‘commiseration book.’ In other words, if you, the reader, have gone through the ‘terrible teens’ with your own children you will be pleased to learn that you were not alone and that, in fact, another poor soul also had the privilege of suffering through those…

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