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Schlemiel! Schlimazel! Hasenpfeffer Incorporated!

Barry Kibrick | Posted 11.09.2016 | Entertainment
Barry Kibrick

However, many people are not aware of the origins of this silly, little ditty that Laverne and Shirley sang before every episode. Schlemiel and Schlimazel are two Yiddish terms often used in a comical, but sometimes biting sense of humor.

The Real Reason Cindy Williams Left 'Laverne & Shirley' Before It Ended

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.13.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

"Laverne & Shirley" actress Cindy Williams tells all in her new memoir Shirley, I Jest!: A Storied Life, and she stopped by HuffPost Live on Thursday ...

George Lucas Still Owes Cindy Williams 75 Cents From The 1970s

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.11.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Four years before he made "Star Wars" and kicked off his journey to being a billionaire, George Lucas directed 1973's "American Graffiti." Among the c...

Chris Harnick

Penny Marshall On What Keeps 'Laverne & Shirley' Relevant | Chris Harnick | Posted 05.10.2013 | TV

"Laverne & Shirley" ended its eight-season run 30 years ago on May 10, 1983, but turn on your TV at the right time and you'll still find Penny Marshal...

Why 'Laverne & Shirley' Was So Great

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 05.10.2013 | TV

It's been 30 years since "Laverne & Shirley" left the airwaves on May 10, 1983. Thankfully, the show has lived on and new viewers have been able to sc...

A Call for Compassion

Cindy Williams | Posted 12.29.2012 | Los Angeles
Cindy Williams

The storyline in Stealing Roses is a timely topic told in a sensitive way. But in this day and age -- why do we even have to tell this story? We, as a nation, still need to find compassion for each other.

With Her New Nunsense Touring Show, Cindy Williams Kicks WITH a Habit

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 07.14.2012 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

Cindy Williams is still capturing the hearts of audiences. But this time she breaks out her habit. Williams stars as Mother Superior in the national tour of Nunset Boulevard: The Nunsense Hollywood Bowl Show.

Rolling Back The Years At The 'TV Land Awards'

Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

Everybody had a blast at the tenth annual "TV Land Awards" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on TV Land). Host Kelly Ripa took to the stage dressed as everyone from Su...

Chris Harnick

Kelly Ripa, Fran Drescher & More On The Shows That Changed Their Lives | Chris Harnick | Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

It's not every day that TV icons like the cast of "Laverne & Shirley," Kelly Ripa and Fran Drescher gather in one place. But these pros were brought t...

A Celebrity Parent Teaching Moment

Craig Crawford | Posted 06.15.2012 | Celebrity
Craig Crawford

Broken families pervade our society, and sometimes watching celebrities spotlights disturbing trends that many in private life experience, such as par...

Mentor Helps Juvenile Inmate Find Path To College

TakePart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

"Starcia is going to be an inspiration to a lot of people," Cindy Williams says of her mentee. Starcia Ague is a recent college graduate working with...