Thursday, August 16, 2007

Story Salon Saturday

Story Salon invites storytellers around the globe to fill the world with stories on Saturday, October 20th: Story Salon Saturday. Pick a time on that special Saturday to tell a story…to friends, to strangers, in a coffeehouse or your living room. Then send an email to and let us know what, where, and when you’re going to be joining storytellers around the world.

Listen in to Story Salon’s series of special podcasts to be posted throughout the day starting at 12:01 A.M. Saturday, October 20th (GMT) during which we’ll give a shout-out to every individual participate in the event.

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Merv Griffin July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007

It is amazing that we lost another icon in the talk show world.
The Merv Griffin Show ran from 1962 to 1986. Mr. Griffin created Jeopardy in 1964 and Wheel of Fortune in 1975. The first quote I thought for Mr. Griffin was, "Ohoooo", but instead I wanted something that exemplified his philosophy as a talk show host.

To quote Merv Griffin "If the host is sitting there thinking about his next joke, he isn't listening.

"Good Night Merv.

Stay Tuned

Tony Figueroa