T: Hey J, another year went by and Betty White is still here. And she still looks better than Ann Coulter.
J: Everybody looks better than Ann Coulter.
She was a great comic actress; Laverne will live forever. But she was also a very successful producer in her own right, along with her dad.
T: When I was at EWU the first time, in 1981, Pat McManus was on the staff. I’s heard of him — people said he was a writer or something – but I hadn’t read any of his stuff. A few years later I got a boxed set with four of his books for Christmas; I eventually wore them out trying to memorize all his lines.
J: Comedienne, you mean?
T: That’s racist.
T: Never mind … I got confused there for a second.