This week in Literature and Arts

Happy 129th birthday to Eugene Gladstone O’Neill, born in New York City’s Barrett House Hotel on 43rd and Broadway October 16, 1888.
He wore a suit and tie while writing his plays, scratching them out with pen and paper. Dinner and drinks then back to the desk to edit the day’s work.

Monster kids, join me in wishing a happy birthday to Peter Boyle, born October 18, 1935 in Norristown, PA. It ain’t Karloff, but how can you not love ol’ zipper neck?
Boyle was close friends with John Lennon, who served as best man at Boyle’s wedding. Whodathunkit!

Remembering Chuck Berry on what …read more

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