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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Bette Midler – Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – Kiss My Brass – 2004

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“I’m pretty gutsy, but I’m intimidated by tremendous accomplishment… and by people who are very tall” – Bette Midler

“I’m pretty gutsy, but I’m intimidated by tremendous accomplishment… and by people who are very tall” – Bette Midler

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1980 – Barbara Walters – Bette Midler

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BetteBack January 24, 1975: Bette Midler’s Like A Hot Fudge Sundae

Garden City Telegram
January 24, 1975

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Calling Bette Midler a singer is like calling a hot fudge sundae food you’re right, but there is a lot more to it.

Miss Midler’s dynamic delivery and one-of-a-kind style have made her The Divine Miss M  to thousands of devoted fans. Her records turn to gold, her concerts sell overnight.

“I guess the extra ingredient is energy,” the flaming redhead explains in her distinctive New York twang.”I was hyperactive as a child, and I still can’t stay put.” Read More

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Ready For My Close Up!

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“Live like every day is your last, work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like nobody’s watching.” – Bette Midler

“Live like every day is your last, work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like nobody’s watching.” – Bette Midler

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Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler – CHF Benefit -June 2011

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TLC Talks “Waterfalls” And Bette Midler

Pride Source
TLC’s T-Boz and Chilli Talk ‘Crunk’ Queer Fans, Being Lesbian-Chased, Gay Sex Lessons and the LGBT Legacy of ‘Waterfalls
‘We Were Standing Up For Anybody That Felt Like They Didn’t Fit In.’
BY CHRIS AZZOPARDI
Originally printed 7/11/2017

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What do you remember of the LGBT community‘s response to “Waterfalls” when it first came out?

T-Boz: We did a campaign for Pfizer, and there was a new cocktail out. We did seminars and it was really cool because we let it be known that there was a new drug from this company and it could help HIV/AIDS patients. They would come up to us; they felt like we were their voice. It was such an epidemic at the time, so they just felt like we were speaking for them. Read More

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