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Gay Pride: I Love This Exchange Between Bette Midler & Gay Activist Vito Russo, 1975 (Full Interview Included)

Hits: 17Back in 1975, on the eve of the Broadway premiere of Bette Midler’s Clams on the Half…

In Honor Of Miss M’s Birthday: 25 Of Her Divine Quotes

Hits: 18Purple CloverFrom sharp and insightful to funny and outrageous—sometimes all at once—her wit is the…

Bette Midler Takes In Punk Icon Patti Smith’s New Show For Her New Audible Book (This should dispell rumors that they disliked one another)

Hits: 23ShutterstockBette Midler Takes In Punk Icon Patti Smith’s New Show For Her New Audible BookSeptember…

Photo: Bette Midler as Delores DeLago – 1983

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Photo: Always Try To Balance The Light With The Heavy – Bette Midler

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Bette Midler – Youth Is Temporary, Diva Is Forever!

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Story Behind The Photo! By Ray Cooper – Search For A Rare Personal Photo Circa 1971

Hits: 8Story Behind The Photo! By Ray Cooper January 26, 2018 This photo means so much…

Bette Midler On “The Rose” Character:

Hits: 0 Bette Midler On “The Rose” Character: “No, it’s not a thinly veiled movie about…

On Being Compared To Barbra And Liza:

Hits: 0 On Being Compared To Barbra And Liza: “IT’S FABULOUS for me to be compared…

What If Hocus Pocus Flops?

Hits: 0 What If Hocus Pocus Flops?: “And if “Hocus Pocus’ flops, I’m living proof that…

On Making The Divine Miss M Album: I couldn’t really stand on my own two feet during those sessions,

Hits: 0   On Making The Divine Miss M Album: I couldn’t really stand on my…

“Actually I see myself as a running commentary on time

Hits: 0 “Actually I see myself as a running commentary on time, because I learnt a…

“Everything in this country is about speed

Hits: 0 “Everything in this country is about speed, about going faster, having more status, more…

“I don’t want just to be considered an entertainer-full-stop.

Hits: 0 “I don’t want just to be considered an entertainer-full-stop. I’m a born performer I…

Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler

Hits: 2 Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler: “Hollywood couldn’t figure out what to do with…

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”:

Hits: 0 On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the…

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991:

Hits: 0 On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991: “No matter what anyone is doing…

On Acting: “For me, there are no challenges as far as acting is concerned.

Hits: 0 On Acting: “For me, there are no challenges as far as acting is concerned.…

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991

Hits: 0 On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991:Â “No matter what anyone is doing…

On The Decadence Trend In The 70’s:

Hits: 0 On The Decadence Trend In The 70’s: “Oh everyone is obsessed with decadence at…

Midler on Radio’s Limited Sound

Hits: 0 Midler on Radio’s Limited Sound: “But I have to say I’m not all that…

Midler on Music In General

Hits: 0 Midler on Music In General: “There’s nothing I really don’t like,” she said. “I…

Midler on playing characters:

Hits: 0 Midler on playing characters: “Those kinds of characters that are larger than life —…

“If you want something done, you’d better do it yourself

Hits: 0 “If you want something done, you’d better do it yourself — or ask another…

On The Origin Of “All Girls Productions

Hits: 1 On The Origin Of “All Girls Productions:” “We were there in the conference room,…

On All The Magazine Articles About Her In 1973

Hits: 0 On All The Magazine Articles About Her In 1973: “All these articles? I ignore…

On Aging: “Do I like getting older?

Hits: 1 On Aging: “Do I like getting older? You know, I fight it tooth and…

“I’m a VERY opinionated young lady.

Hits: 0 “I’m a VERY opinionated young lady. I have my opinions about things. And mine…

Bette Midler On Making The Rose

Hits: 2 Bette Midler On Making The Rose: “There are things I could have done better…