If You’re Not In the Obit, Eat Breakfast

With the passing of comedy legend Carl Reiner, it's a good time to share this clip from several years ago. You can learn more about writing - in any medium - from this than any 10 books devoted to the subject. Namely: What you write has to work. You can't throw something random out and … Continue reading If You’re Not In the Obit, Eat Breakfast

MMM Flashback Friday: The Jerk

Last week Patrick Havens passed away. Havens was the casting director of a number of movies, most notably the Steve Martin star-making vehicle The Jerk and it’s there we’re turning our attention today. Martin stars in the Carl Reiner-directed comedy as Navin Johnson, a...simple-minded individual who one day leaves his adopted family to make it … Continue reading MMM Flashback Friday: The Jerk