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Ya Gotta Have Friends! But Be Careful

Goalcast55 Fake Friends Quotes to Make You Rethink Your RelationshipsBy Stephen JohnJanuary 7, 2022 Fake Friends Surround You. Only A Few…

Famous People, Famous Quotes

Reader’s Digest100 of the Best Quotes from Famous PeopleBy Lucie Turke Oct 26, 2021 Famous people, famous quotes Many of the…

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

Back in 1975, on the eve of the Broadway premiere of Bette Midler’s Clams on the Half Shell Revue, she granted one…

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

Purple CloverFrom sharp and insightful to funny and outrageous—sometimes all at once—her wit is the wind beneath … well, you…

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)

ShutterstockBette Midler Takes In Punk Icon Patti Smith’s New Show For Her New Audible BookSeptember 23, 2018 Just got back…

Photo: Bette Midler as Delores DeLago – 1983

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

Bette Midler – Youth Is Temporary, Diva Is Forever!

Bette Midler – Youth Is Temporary, Diva Is Forever!

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

Story Behind The Photo! By Ray Cooper January 26, 2018 This photo means so much to me for many reasons…

Bette Midler On “The Rose” Character:

Bette Midler On “The Rose” Character: “No, it’s not a thinly veiled movie about Janis Joplin. Although there will be…

On Being Compared To Barbra And Liza:

On Being Compared To Barbra And Liza: “IT’S FABULOUS for me to be compared with Streisand and Minnelli but it…

What If Hocus Pocus Flops?

What If Hocus Pocus Flops?: “And if “Hocus Pocus’ flops, I’m living proof that one bad movie is not the…

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

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

“Actually I see myself as a running commentary on time

“Actually I see myself as a running commentary on time, because I learnt a few years ago that everything becomes…

“Everything in this country is about speed

“Everything in this country is about speed, about going faster, having more status, more money And I find that’s not…

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

“I don’t want just to be considered an entertainer-full-stop. I’m a born performer I can go out and shake my…

Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler

Director Mark Rydell on Bette Midler: “Hollywood couldn’t figure out what to do with her at first. But now, she’s…

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

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the hell knows? I mean, I think…

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991:

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991: “No matter what anyone is doing now, it’s not enough,” says Midler.…

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

On Acting: “For me, there are no challenges as far as acting is concerned. I just get up in the…

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991

On AIDS and lack of Leadership circa 1991:Â “No matter what anyone is doing now, it’s not enough,” says Midler.…

On The Decadence Trend In The 70’s:

On The Decadence Trend In The 70’s: “Oh everyone is obsessed with decadence at the moment, because decadence is the…

Midler on Radio’s Limited Sound

Midler on Radio’s Limited Sound: “But I have to say I’m not all that crazy about what’s going on in…

Midler on Music In General

Midler on Music In General: “There’s nothing I really don’t like,” she said. “I see value in all kinds of…

Midler on playing characters:

Midler on playing characters: “Those kinds of characters that are larger than life — driven, overbearing — those kinds of…

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

“If you want something done, you’d better do it yourself — or ask another woman to do it.” —Bette Midler

On The Origin Of “All Girls Productions

On The Origin Of “All Girls Productions:” “We were there in the conference room, and we were all girls..We kind…

On All The Magazine Articles About Her In 1973

On All The Magazine Articles About Her In 1973: “All these articles? I ignore them. It just goes in one…

On Aging: “Do I like getting older?

On Aging: “Do I like getting older? You know, I fight it tooth and nail, I really do. Oh yeah.…