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Thursday, April 3, 2014
Movie Quote of the Day (‘Auntie Mame,’ on How ‘Life’s a Banquet’)
(played by Rosalind Russell): "Life's
a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death!"—Auntie Mame (1958), screenplay by Betty Comden and Adolph Green from the novel
by Patrick Dennis, directed by Morton DaCosta
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand