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June 06, 2013

Class Act

CWCID: a co-worker

Posted by Cassandra at June 6, 2013 11:35 AM

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All of that talent is now directed to video games. Watching someone destroy aliens in a HALO game just doesn't have the same panache.

Posted by: Russ at June 6, 2013 01:26 PM

What movie was that clip from?

Posted by: Susanamantha at June 6, 2013 03:46 PM

It's from a Friar's Club (a NY club famous for celebrity roasts) meeting in 1955.

My co-worker related that Bob Hope was 52 and James Cagney was 56 when this video was made. Amazing stuff!

Posted by: Cass at June 6, 2013 04:26 PM

Two great hoofers from the old days. Interestingly enough, they were total enemies from the political view--Cagney was labor/left wing, Bob Hope a committed conservative. Didn't get in the way when it was showtime, obviously. Two old pros showing the kids how it's done!

Posted by: CAPT Mongo at June 6, 2013 06:00 PM

And, That's En-ter-tain-ment!!!!!
None could be finer that those two hoofing minors, on the town tonight.

Posted by: Heltau at June 11, 2013 10:22 PM