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Happy New Year 2009!

Mister D: I added “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” to the playlist….this will be…

Leonard Maltin Lists The Five Best Movies of 2008 You Didn’t See

Leonard Maltin Lists The Five Best Movies of 2008 You Didn’t See by Leonard Maltin Please…

A Request From Miss Mary

Hi Fellow BetteHeads, I find myself in a bit of a quandary, so Don was kind…

New CrossWord Puzzle At Bette On The Boards

PUT YOUR KNOWLEDGE TO THE TEST – SPECIAL HOLIDAY CROSSWORD PUZZLE Online Version (features a prize)…

Exclusive Room & Spa Package for Bette Midler Fans! Starting at $120/night!

Exclusive Room & Spa Package for Bette Midler Fans! Starting at $120/night! Enjoy Entertainment, Save on…

Are You One Of The Unforeseen Clamorers Feb 20th

If so, ya have to admit ya look kinda goofy!!!! LOL

“Superstar” Co-writer Dies In LA At Age Of 69

Songwriter Delaney Bramlett dies in LA at 69. The Associated Press Posted: 12/27/2008 04:27:57 PM PST…

The Seattle Times Most Dubious Achievement Awards

This year’s Dubious Achievement Awards in Film go to … By Moira Macdonald Seattle Times movie…

RIP Eartha Kitt: 1927 – 2008 December 26th, 2008

The Huffington Post Eartha Kitt: My Encounter with a Legend By Bruce Vilanch Of course I…

The Best Bette – The Bette Midler Christmas Show

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/console/b00g651p OR http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/

To The BetteHeads: Happy Holidays!!!!

Nevada Ballet To Honor Bette January 17th, 2009

*Las Vegas’ favorite showgirl Bette Midler, who headlines at The Colosseum in Caesars Palace, has good…

CD Review: Jackpot

Feminist Review Wednesday, December 17, 2008 Bette Midler – Jackpot: The Best Bette WEA Bette Midler’s…

Mister D Off To Pensacola, Florida

Hey guys and gals, Off to Pensacola, Florida to visit my family for the holidays. But…

Laughing Matters

Shooting The Breeze With Dustin Hoffman

CBS News Dustin Hoffman, Still Crazy John Blackstone Dec. 21, 2008(CBS) The gifted actor Dustin Hoffman…

Extra Bette In “The Women”

Mister D: Even though I haven’t gotten my copy of the DVD, I’ve been told there…

Jam’s 25 “Best Of” CD’s Of 2008

December 21, 2008 25 best-of CDs of 2008 By Darryl Sterdan – Sun Media Image: CartoonCity2…

Simora McClump Bags Sags…LOL

Check out Simora McClumps winners for the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards. You won’t be sorry! We…

Ring In The New Year At “The New Leaf”

Ring In 2009 With Value, Style, And Going Green CELEBRATE NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE NEW…

Bruce Forsyth’s Favorite 10 “Strictly Come Dancing” Moments

Mirror News Bruce Forsyth’s favourite 10 Strictly Come Dancing moments By Sue Carroll 12/20/2008 When Strictly…

The Strip Podcast Guys: Elton Leaving And Celine Returning????

Friday, December 19, 2008 Breaking: Elton John done at Caesars in April Elton John’s wonderful Red…

Is There Life On Mars? – And Other Interplanetary Stuff

Reminder: For those who like a little raunch with their rock’n’roll, though, The Best Bette –…

Holiday Cheer At The Bar Next Door With Shayna Steele
(Bette Midler’s Background Vocalist For “The Showgirl…” Spectacular) – Monday, Dec 22, 2008, 3 Shows, 8-11:30 PM

Mister D: Anyone who gets to go to this gig is in for a treat and…

Billboard Concert Box Office Charts – Dec 20th Issue

Mister D: Proud to say that Bette was the top concert moneymaker overall as reported by…

Top Vegas Events Week Ending 12/14/2008

Top Vegas Events Week Ending 12/14/2008 Mon, Dec 15th 2008 10:19 am EST Event Score 1…

Get Busy Buying!!!!

Online Surveys & Market Research Make Sure To Stop In The Bette Mall: Click Here

Bootleg Betty Presents: White Christmas

Mister D: I love all you ladies and germs. Have a Very Merry Christmas

I Just Love…..

Which dress, pantsuit, and or costume is your favorite of Bette’s? I know this is hard,…

Vocalzone Fine Tunes Vocal Cords

PR Newswire Vocalzone Fine Tunes Tom Jones’ Vocal Cords Wednesday December 17, 9:33 am ET POOLE,…

Gov. Signs Plastic Recycling Law

The Queen’s Gazette Gov. Signs Plastic Recycling Law; City Law Will Also Remain On The Books…

This IS My New Year’s Resolution

MaleFirst.Co.UK Bette Midler’s Las Vegas workout Dec 17, 2008 Bette Midler has revealed that she sticks…

Bette On The Today Show: 12-16-08 (Part II) Thanks Mihai

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Bette On The Today Show: 12-16-08

Mister D: What’s missing is her playing “Glory of Love” for Ms. Viera who chirped along.…

Top 10 Reasons To Gift A Tree by Bette Midler

Most New Yorkers do not need a reason to want to plant a tree in New…

Reminder: Bette On “The Today Show” Tomorrow

Bette will be performing on the Today Show, Tuesday, December 16th, 2008, as part of their…

The YUK Like Bette Better Than US (Just A li’l Play On Words)

Bette was on the One show on the BBC. Watch again at www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer Jackpot has gone…

From The Files Of Berlin Dirk: Glow Worm

Need For Plastic Bag Legislation Recognized…

Bette Midler, Founder of the New York Restoration Project, said: “The New York Restoration Project commends…

The “Pocket Closet” iPhone Application – Wardrobe Management

Mister D: A friend of mine created this iPhone app and it blew me away, so…

Talented BetteHeads: Featuring Spencer As Daisy Bouquet
Now On Tour With “The Kinsey Sicks”

To View: Click Here The Kinsey Sicks will be doing our “Oy Vey in a Manger”…

Happy Holidays You BetteHeads!

(Thanks Ron)

Bette Goes Shopping Video

ET is with the legendary Bette Midler as she closes down her Las Vegas store to…

Welcome To The Bette Store! May I Help You?
(Thanks Wendy)

For more pic: Click Here AND Here

Exclusive Bette Midler Presale Offer This Thursday!
Password is SHOWGIRL09 (Thanks Ron)

March 24 – April 5 On-Sale Sunday, December 14 at 10am PST EXCLUSIVE 3-DAY PRESALE OFFER!…

March 24 – April 5th Tickets OnSale Sunday Dec 14th

On Sunday, Dec. 14, the following performance dates for The Showgirl Must Go On will be…

Bad News And Good News!

The Bad News: Wikipedia is dead wrong about Bette playing until 2013. She will be there…

Just Confirmed: The Today Show

I just received confirmation that Bette will be performing on the Today Show, Tuesday, December 16th,…

From Hampton.com: Bette Will Be Part Of “The Today Show Concert Series”

Mister D: I’m trying to get this confirmed Each year during the live taping “elves,” usually…

Reminder: Spring Dates

I just wanted to remind everyone that these are the only Spring Dates I have for…

Bette’s Meets The Osbourne Family! (Thanks Nicola!)

Ozzy Osborne isn’t in a hurry to go home to L.A., apparently. Ozzy’s 60th birthday celebrations…

Kathy Keeps Movin’ On Up To The A-List

Gaywired.com 12-09-08 “For no reason at all, I’m just trying to get a Grammy nomination.” (Kareem,…

Save The Date:
Harlette Kamilah Marshall Plays “EL Cid” 12/16/08

An Evening with Kamilah Marshall and Terron Brooks Harlette Kamilah Marshall will be playing at El…

Is The Era Of The Singer Turned Actress Over?

New York Post 12-08-08 The Quilt of Singer Turned Actresses May be Ripping at the Seam…

A Fan’s Perspective: EXPERIENCE THE DIVINE SHOWS/TOUR

EXPERIENCE THE DIVINE SHOWS/TOUR by Ray Cooper After Bette’s tour, DE TOUR ended in September 1983…

From The Berlin Dirk Files: I Shall Be Released
The Roxy 1977

Naked News Blogger At Hulaween!

Bette On ET Tomorrow Mon Dec 8, 2008

This Monday, December 8th, please tune in to watch The Divine Miss M on Entertainment Tonight…

Bette Sighting – 12-5-08

Bette Midler, dining Friday night at Piero’s Italian Cuisine.

Coffee Table Book: “Vanity Fair: The Portraits — A Century of Iconic Images”

“Vanity Fair: The Portraits — A Century of Iconic Images” By Graydon Carter and the editors…

Music, Music, Music

There’s music in the “Same Songs, Different Voices” section of the site. This time it’s just…

Celebrity Sightings At TSMGO….

Country singer/songwriter Reba McEntire, joined by “American Idol” winner Kelly Clarkson at Bette Midler’s “The Showgirl…

Do You Wanna Know A Secret? (Thanks Mark M.)

Don, I dunno, I have to let you and your readers in on the best secret…

Bette’s Birthday: A Couple Of Photos

Mister D: Thanks to Ms. Kamilah Marshall and Ms. Midler for the permission to use these…

Give The Gift Of Green: This Holiday Season Gift A Tree!

here’s no better way to celebrate this holiday season than to have a new tree planted…

Superstar: From The World Tour

Spotted At TSMGO

Kelly, Aimee and wife Sharon Osbourne took Ozzy to see Bette Midler. You know he has…

Dec 4 -10th – Bette Performs Holiday Season Variant Of Show

• December 4, 2008 Midler Offers Holiday Variant Not resting on the laurels of having the…

“Prop 8 – The Musical” starring Jack Black, John C. Reilly, and many more… A star-studded cast turns out for Marc Shaiman’s “Prop 8 – The Musical.”

See more Jack Black videos at Funny or Die

Updated: A List Meets The D List

On Jay Leno last night, comic/actress, Kathy Griffin, announced that Bette Midler would be on the…

Check Out This Awesome Debut CD: “Shoshana Bean: Superhero”

Mister D: Why am I promoting this besides the fact that I’ve listened to it 3…

SNL Fourth Season Box Set Released:

Mister D: This was the season Bette made her only appearance on Saturday Night Live, performing…

Bette Hosts Book Signing Tonight In Vegas!

Caesars Palace headliner Bette Midler, dining Monday at just-opened Sea Harbour, Caesars Palace’s newest restaurant. Midler…

Willie’s Story: Stop! Think! Act!

Hi D, I know you get a ton of emails so if you are reading mine…

ET Go Home To Bette’s Birthday (Thanks Molly)

New Music Up In The Jukebox

Mister D: I’ve put up new music in the jukebox. I may be adding a few…

Bette’s Birthday Cake (As Soph The Showgirl!)

Photo: Bette Sussman This Day In History – Good History Lesson, Too Thanks Karen On This…

Happy Birthday Ms. Midler

Happy Birthday Ms. Midler! You once told me once that all things change over time which…

A Present For Bette And The BetteHeads – A New Site:
Norbi’s “The Bette Midler Site”

Tonight at 6:30 (GMT -5 Timezone) we welcome a new site to the Bette Midler Community…

BBC2 Radio: Bette Talks On “The Elaine Paige Show
(Thank You Chris!)

Elaine Paige celebrates the best of Broadway, Hollywood and the West End. This week, Elaine talks…

Just A Reminder: Bette’s Birthday

Mister D: I should have thought of this earlier, but I didn’t. As we all know…

Updated 11-30-2008: Diva Las Vegas CD/DVD Disappointment

Mister D: I found this to be true, too. Just got my copy. And while the…

The Best Bette – The Bette Midler Christmas Show (Thanks Charlotte)

The Divine Miss M comes to BBC Radio 2. Bette features tracks from Bruce Springsteen and…

Stop The Madness! It’s Bette Midler, Not Bette Davis Midler!

When it comes to Bette, I know everyone has her best interests at heart…at least the…

More Miss M And Her 50 Cent! (Thanks Karen)

http://www.accesshollywood.com/green-express-november-22-2008_video_848941 Love, Mister D

Bootleg Betty Presents “Baby It’s Cold Outside”
(Deleted Scene From “For The Boys”)

Happy Thanksgiving Don’t forget to send me your birthday greetings to bed. For more info: Click…

Happy Thanksgiving!
Plus Mister D Pardons Moronica, The Bootlicking Turkey!

Happy Thanksgiving To Everyone….we all have thanks to give even in the direst situations/predicaments we find…

Don’t Be A Crack Head! (Thanks Stephen and Katrin)

I Love The Irish!!!

The Mirror (London, England) Article date: November 25, 2008 ALMOST 30 per cent of Irish people…

Jackpot – The Best Bette (A Great Christmas Gift!)

The Best Bette CD ou..Watch the ad…

Transitions Means Trouble (For Awhile)

I’m in the middle of transitioning the video page so please be patient. I hope to…

Bette Midler And Ellen DeGeneres: 11-24-08 (Thanks Jamie Lee)

Updated Again LOL: Miss M’s Upcoming Birthday

Mister D: I should have thought of this earlier, but I didn’t. As we all know…

Video: I Shall Be Released – Continental Baths

In The Mood – Ol Red Hair Is Back

Happy Birthday To Bruce Vilanch!

To the longtime friend and writer for Miss M. To one of the funniest and nicest…

From Ellen’s Blog – SSSHHHH!!!!!

November 23, 2008 | Posted at 1:00 AM Bette Midler – Monday, November 24 I’m taking…

Where’s Buzzy? (writer of “Friends”)

Discover the buzz about Buzzy Linhart Article from: Goldmine Article date: November 21, 2008 Author: Braitman,…

Suze Orman: Can You Afford Bette Midler’s Hulaween Gala?

Mister D: Miss O tells it like it is to a Bette Midler fan. I think…

Reminder: ELLEN GETS LUCKY IN LAS VEGAS!!!

Tune in to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Monday November 24th to catch Ellen host a…

The Family Guy Sings “The Rose” (Thanks Katrin And Jason)

Mister D: This should put a smile on your face to start the weekend!

Book: Performing Processes: Creating Live Performance by Roberta Mock (Thank You Charlotte)

Mister D: Chapter 7 is entitled, “Your Mother Is Up Here Working – Bette Midler, The…

Book: Jews Rock! A Celebration of Rock and Roll’s Jewish Heritage

Cleveland Jewish News Jewish twist to rock and rollers Photojournalist Janet Macoska captured Jewish stars in…

Top Vegas Events Week Ending 11/16/2008

Top Vegas Events Week Ending 11/16/2008 Mon, Nov 17th 2008 10:18 am EST Event Score 1…

Hayley’s Find

Bette Sighting At The Luxor

* Caesars Palace headliner Bette Midler took four of her cast friends to “Mindfreak” magician Criss…

“Shoot The Breeze” To Be Used In Hoffman’s New Movie

Mister D: Whether Bette sings on the track, I don’t know. Thaindian News Hoffman wanted to…

Bette And Ellen Sitting On TV – Monday, November 24th

It's official...Bette will be appearing on Ellen, Friday, November 24th along with her famous fan, Pink!…

Ray’s Bette Tales: DE TOUR 1982/83–THE SAGA OF BABY DIVINE

DE TOUR 1982/83–THE SAGA OF BABY DIVINE Bette’s last tour ended in April 1976 and her…

From The Berlin Dirk Files: Up, Up, Up

Mister D: Berlin Dirk made an original video to this little upbeat song by Bette and…

Lucifer And Midler Take Hold Of Connecticut

Mister D: Will we be extremists for hate or will we be extremists for love? Will…

The One Show Part I, II, and III (Thanks To Hayley)

Part I Part II Part III

From The Berlin Dirk Files: Empty Bed Blues

Where’s Bette, Mr. Wenner?

Fox News Rolling Stone Snubs Dozens Thursday, November 13, 2008 By Roger Friedman Magazine lists are…

The Last Leno Interview (Thanks Jamie Lee)

Part I Part II

Bette Midler Tickets Thanks To Travelzoo Discount Tickets
(Thanks Joseph)

For select performances between Nov. 25 - Jan. 25 including weekends, you can get First Mezzanine…

Updated 11-13-08: Stay at Caesars Palace and see Bette Midler for just $179!

Mister D: Please read the comment submitted by Michael. Thank you!!! Stay at Caesars Palace and…

Video: Love Says It’s Waiting

Entertainment Today Review Of Showgirl!

Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On Theater – Review Written by TRAVIS MICHAEL HOLDER Monday,…

Ticket News: 11-11-08

Bette makes 2 charts on the ticket front this week which is great news. Even amid…

Another Divine Madness Trailer

Mister D: Here’s cool trailer Katrin found for Divine Madness. Let’s say I haven’t seen it…

Flashback: Bette And Jack Introduce Phil Collins At Live Aid

Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland) November 7, 2008

Mster D: Bette’s new CD hits the Top 10 in Glasglow, Scotland: SCOTS TOP 10 ALBUMS…

They Said What????? (Thanks Katrin)

http://www.people.com/people/videos/0,,20208294,00.html

Hulaween’s Not Over Yet – Keep On Bidding!!!

Bette Midler Will Kill You IF…..!!!!