The Comedian's-eye View of 10/02/97
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From: Peter Langston <psl>
Date: Wed, 1 Oct 97 20:04:44 -0700
Subject: The Comedian's-eye View of 10/02/97
Excerpted-from: 10/02/97 -- ShopTalk
Thursday October 2, 1997
"Prince appeared on the Muppets last week. In honor of his appearance,
Kermit The Frog is changing his name to The Amphibian Formerly Known
as Tadpole. And Miss Piggy wants to be called The Other White Meat."
- Chris Spencer on "Vibe"
"Life magazine celebrates the millennium in its November issue by picking
the 100 most important people of the last 1,000 years. Topping the list
are Christopher Columbus, Thomas Edison and the guy who finally terminated
Pauly Shore's movie contract." (Premiere Morning Sickness)
"Wall Street recently initiated its first casual dress Fridays," says
Rudolph J. Cecera. "Hundreds of people showed up with their top shirt
"It's football season in L.A. with no NFL team," says Jerry Perisho. "It's
a time of quiet, empty stadiums and lack of championship hopes. In other
words, it's like baseball season in L.A."
© 1997 Peter Langston