Posted 19 March 2012 - 06:56 PM
He's retiring the character. Edna has given me a lot of laughs over the years.
“I have a dream of a multiplicity of pastramis.”
"So you want innovative, cool atmosphere, not fancy, killer food, and not crowded?" - Kathryn on Chowhound
"I don't have time to point out all the ways in which you're wrong" - irnscrabblechf52
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!"
"How do you say 'Yum-o' in Swedish? Or is it Swiss? What do they speak in Switzerland?"- Rachel Ray
Posted 19 March 2012 - 08:00 PM
I did see the stage show in London, many years ago.
Why live your life when you could curate it?
At the Sign of the Pink Pig
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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