Posted 19 March 2012 - 06:56 PM
He's retiring the character. Edna has given me a lot of laughs over the years.
"But this is blatant ultracrepidarianism on my part." - Taion
I have a dream of a multiplicity of pastramis.
"once the penis came out, there was discussions as to why we didn't order the testicles" - Daniel describing a meal in China
Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:13 PM
It's probably wise. I still pee my pants when I hear her but some of the routines have been around since the 70s. "What a lovely frock you have on, dear. Obviously an old favorite!"
"Gay people exist. There's nothing we can do in public policy that makes more of us exist, or less of us exist. And you guys have been arguing for a generation that public policy ought to essentially demean gay people as a way of expressing disapproval of the fact that we exist, but you don't make any less of us exist. You just are arguing in favor of more discrimination, and more discrimination doesn't make straight people's lives any better." -Rachel Maddow to Jim DeMint and Ralph Reed
Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:00 PM
I did see the stage show in London, many years ago.
The Pig is back: Months of eating, starting in Austin, Texas: Bufalina, Micklethwait's, Lonesome Dove
Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:32 PM
You haven's seen Betrayal, then.
I wish there was a video online of Dame Edna producing a "sausage surprise" for Joan Bakewell, the lovely but prim British TV presenter.
Posted 19 March 2012 - 09:11 PM
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