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Mitzi Shore, Owner of The Comedy Store, Dies at 87

Mitzi Shore, c0-founder of The Comedy Store standup club in Hollywood, has died. Shore founded The Comedy Store in 1972 with her then-husband Sammy Shore, taking over full ownership in 1974 after their divorce, with such comedians as Jerry [...]

By Kenneth Arthur

Remembering Nanette Fabray

In the early 1940s, when Nanette Fabray was in her early 20s, she was touring with a musical revue called Meet the People. By chance one night, the musical director of the New York Philharmonic, Artur Rodziński, was across the street seeing [...]

By Harry Waksberg

RIP Barry Crimmins

A month after revealing on Twitter that he’d been diagnosed with cancer and that his prognosis wasn’t a good one, comedian, activist, political satirist, and influential force and leader of the Boston comedy scene Barry Crimmins has died. [...]

By Megh Wright

Paul Bocuse Has Died

The legendary chef and pioneer of nouvelle cuisine was 91.

By Chris Crowley

Rest in Peace, TinyLetter

MailChimp is getting rid of its excellent newsletter service.

By Madison Malone Kircher