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Memorable Quotes From The Celebrities We Lost In 2014

Pat Gallagher | Posted 02.14.2015 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Here we are at the end of another calendar year -- 2014. When December rolls around, we tend to reflect on who we've lost in our own personal lives as well as those bigger-than-life mortals we affectionately call: celebrities.

Shocking: Stage Moms vs. NFL's Manning Family

Denice Duff | Posted 12.21.2014 | Entertainment
Denice Duff

From Shirley Temple to Drew Barrymore, young girls have loved to dress up and entertain. I'm going out on a limb here when I say stage moms are like cosmetic surgery, you only really notice the bad ones...

The 2014 Emmys: An Okay Show, But Was It Really Appropriate to Single Out Robin Williams?

Michael Russnow | Posted 10.26.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

I think the producers sometimes succumb to the emotion of the moment and don't stop to think that in honoring one in the manner they did for Williams it does a huge disservice to those who are shown for a second or so with an 8x10 glossy.

Not That Anyone Gives a Damn, But...

Warren Adler | Posted 10.18.2014 | Comedy
Warren Adler

1. I found lyrics to describe today's Middle East. "Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king's horses and all the kin...

When the Wicked Stepmother Fran Drescher Tells You to Get to Work, Better Listen

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 06.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

We all know about the wicked stepmother in the story of Cinderella, and how she orders poor Cinderella to do the cleaning and household chores. The ro...

Lights, Camera, Action!

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 05.10.2014 | Entertainment
Jill S. Tietjen

We learn, laugh and smile as we discover these women and see footage or photos of their performances.

Shirley Jones at the Café Carlyle: People Will Say We're in Love

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.06.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The Partridge Family mom took center stage at the Café Carlyle this week, singing classics from the American musical theater, and recounting anecdote...

Shirley Temple and the Newest Information on Mammograms: What They Tell Women to Do

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 04.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

Shirley Temple was one of the first celebrities to acknowledge having cancer and the first to crusade for breast cancer awareness and early diagnosis. She must always be remembered as an important cancer crusader.

Growing Up With Curly Top

Ann V. Klotz | Posted 04.20.2014 | Women
Ann V. Klotz

Growing up happens gradually. We cannot see around corners or know how our stories will turn out. As we grow, we hold onto certain images, moments, scenes. We carry them as sources of inspiration, humor and comfort.

Goodnight, Shirley

Keith Runyon | Posted 04.16.2014 | Celebrity
Keith Runyon

I suppose that there are some people who have never heard of Shirley Temple, and probably quite a few who don't recognize her as one of the great cultural icons of the 20th Century. But by the reaction to her death at the age of 85, I expect they are about to find out.

Shirley Temple: A Lesson for Miley Cyrus

Gene Del Vecchio | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment
Gene Del Vecchio

Although much can be said of Shirley's stardom, much can also be said of the graceful way she transitioned from that stardom. When audiences became less interested in Shirley the teenager, she found other paths where she could shine. And she did it without twerking.

The Truth About Shirley Temple's "Wizard of Oz" Connection

Jay Scarfone | Posted 04.15.2014 | Books
Jay Scarfone

Shirley Temple did in fact have an Oz connection, but one that requires clarification in lieu of urban mythology.

In Search of Shirley Temple's DNA

David Macaray | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
David Macaray

As a teenager, I had read something disturbing in a magazine. I read that Shirley's father, George Temple, had received "hundreds of letters" from women asking him to inseminate them, in the hope that they could be become mothers of little Shirley Temples of their own.

Ode to Shirley Temple

Jonathan Valania | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Valania

I am no doubt dating myself here, but when I was a wee lad there were two things on television on the rainy day Saturday afternoons of the early 1970s...

Shirley Temple: A Little Princess Remembered

Nikki Luongo | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
Nikki Luongo

So few movies today can live up to the past and it's a good thing to someday show our kids the quality that films used to have and what it was like for a little girl to be successful in an adult business.

Shirley Temple's Best Movies

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 02.12.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Franklin Roosevelt once said: "As long as our country has Shirley Temple, we will be all right. When the spirit of the people is low...

These Celebrities Prove It's Never Been A Better Time To Turn 80

Pat Gallagher | Posted 04.14.2014 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Pat Boone turns 80 this year. I know! Oh, Bernadine! Please say it ain't so! Then, I discovered that his 'April Love' co-star -- Shirley Jones -- also turns 80 this year. Stop it! How did Debbie Reynolds go from a 20-something pubescent 'Tammy' to a spunky senior citizen? And there are more. We found 42 celebs who will turn 80 to 89 this year

Celebrities React To Shirley Temple's Death

Posted 02.12.2014 | Celebrity

News of Shirley Temple's death has hit Hollywood hard. Many stars took to their social media accounts to remember the former child star and human righ...

Why the Fuss About Shirley Temple Black

Alexandra Rosas | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Alexandra Rosas

To say I wish there were more child stars whose stories grew into lives like Ms. Temple Black's is an understatement. I only wish Miley Cyrus and Lyndsey Lohan a second half to their careers as glorious as Shirley Temple Black.

'Shirley Temple Was The Kind Of Role Model We Want For Our Daughters'

Helene Cohen Bludman | Posted 04.13.2014 | Fifty
Helene Cohen Bludman

Shirley Temple's career as a child actor enthralled our country at a time when economic tensions gripped most families when just about everyone could use a laugh. Shirley was, as they used to say, the real ticket. Fresh faced and dimpled with that sweet voice, she was adorable without being pretentious, as natural on screen as you could imagine her performing for the relatives in your living room. Radiating star power, she tap-danced her way into everyone's heart.

Shirley Temple Won Praise In Diplomatic Career

AP | POLLY ANDERSON | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Shirley Temple got her first ambassador appointment after Secretary of State Henry Kissinger heard her discussing Namibia at a party...

Iconic Child Star Shirley Temple Dies At 85

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 02.11.2014 | Celebrity

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Shirley Temple, the dimpled, curly-haired child star who sang, danced, sobbed and grinned her way into the hearts of Depression...

Shirley Temple's Secret Talent

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.11.2014 | Entertainment

As a child actress, Shirley Temple was noted for being able to cry on cue for a movie scene. In a 1999 interview, she explained how she did it: "I gu...

Remembering Shirley Temple Through Her Films

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.11.2014 | Entertainment

"The Red-Haired Alibi," 1932. "To the Last Man," 1933....

My Profile on DateANeurotic.com

John Blumenthal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

Hi there! My name is John and I'm looking for that special phobic, obsessive-compulsive woman who has worse self-esteem issues than I do. Are you that special someone?