Links the the past, with relevance today:
YOUTUBE: This dollmation of The Birds is pretty amazing!
I love the attention to detail, and Barbie really captures Tippi.
CBS NEWS: Rita Moreno, 89, talks about the first and the new West Side Story — and admits she thought the original would flop! Fascinating sit-down, in which she also talks about how Marlon Brando fell for her — and how she fell under his spell. Still, it was his acting style and inspired her on WSS, an interesting tidbit.
PEOPLE: Richard Thomas, 70, recounts his days as John Boy on The Waltons as the show's TV-movie launch is remade for 2021 as The Waltons' Homecoming.
HUFF POST: Rare New England coin from 1652 that was found in a tin of other coins sells for $350K. Turns out it is one of just about a dozen examples thought to exist, and its condition was superb.
NYT: The famous "Afghan Girl" from the cover of a 1985 issue of National Geographic is now an "Italian Girl" — Sharbat Gula has been evacuated from Afghanistan at her request.
EW: Rocker Bryan Adams, 60, has tested positive for COVID-19 for a second time.
INSTAGRAM: Check out what Patty McCormack, the Oscar-nominated star of The Bad Seed (1956) looks like now, as she poses for a pic after only her second NYC stage experience in 70 years!