Discussion of old movies and the culture that made them.
Monday, February 21, 2011
Happy Presidents Day
Happy Presidents Day, for those of us in the U.S. Happy retail sales. Happy day off.
Others are more reverent. Here, Connie Milligan, clearly a Lincoln groupie, celebrates her favorite Commander-in-Chief all year long with a modest shrine. Below. Fred, Majorie, and a resentful Bing, pay homage to One Number in a pastiche of Washington clichés and American history via Irving Berlin.
(Remember to scroll down to the bottom of the page to mute the music so you can hear the video.)