Category Archives: Entertainment

“Lights, Camera, Action”.

Monopoly

Chance cardMonolopy - There are three ways to go to jail.

JAIL…A player lands in Jail when. . . (1.) his token lands on the space marked "Go to Jail"; (2.) he draws a card marked "Go to Jail"; (3.) he throws doubles three times in succession.

When you roll three doubles in a row you go directly to jail (and do not pass go or collect $200).

Monopoly

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Kukla, Fran and Ollie

Kukla, Fran and OllieKukla, Fran and Ollie was the first children's show to be equally popular with children and adults. The show's immense popularity stemmed from its simplicity, gentle fun and frolic and adult wit. Burr Tillstrom's Kuklapolitan Players differed from typical puppets in that the humor derived from satire and sophisticated wit rather than slapstick comedy. At the height of the show's popularity, the cast received 15,000 letters a day, and its ratings were comparable to shows featuring Milton Berle and Ed Sullivan.

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Alvin and the Chipmunks

Alvin, Simon and TheodoreThese fun characters were the creations of singer/songwriter Ross Bagdasarian. Bagdasarian had got his start writing hit songs like “Come On-A-My-House”(with his cousin, author William Saroyan) for Rosemary Clooney in the early ’50s. Continue reading Alvin and the Chipmunks

The Wizard of Oz

Transported to a surreal landscape, a young girl kills the first woman she meets and then teams up with three complete strangers to kill again. Continue reading The Wizard of Oz

Death – CSI Miami

From the show CIS, death for a human being will occure in:
three minutes without air
three days without water
three weeks without food

Scooby dooby dooooooooo!

Scooby DooLyrics

Scooby-Dooby-Doo, Where Are You?
We got some work to do now.
Scooby-Dooby-Doo, Where Are You?
We need some help from you now.
Come on Scooby-Doo, I see you
pretending you got a sliver
But you're not fooling me
'cause I can see, the way you shake and shiver.
You know we got a mystery to solve
So Scooby-Doo be ready for your act
[Scooby-Doo] Uh-uh Uh-uh
Don't hold back!
And Scooby-Doo if you come through you;re going to have yourself a Scooby Snack!
That's a fact!
Scooby-Dooby-Doo, where are you
You're ready and you're willing
If we can count on you
Scooby-Doo, I know you'll catch that villian.

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Monkey Business – The Marx Brothers

I haven't eaten in three days. I didn't eat yesterday, I didn't eat today and I'm not going to eat tomorrow. That makes it three days!
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Tallulah, ch. 1 (1952).

I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone. Continue reading Tallulah, ch. 1 (1952).

North by Northwest

The three of you together. Now that's a picture only Charles Addams could draw. Continue reading North by Northwest