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.”
"One of the Evil Twin beers I tried smelled like a foot." - LiquidNY
"Sorry about your cookie." - Steve R.'s response to Jim Leff's epic rant.
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.
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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