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BetteBack Sep 4, 1975: Paul Simon Disses Miss M Over Recording

Newark Advocate Sep 4, 1975 Paul Simon‘s new single, “Gone At Last” features Phoebe Snow singing…

Jennifer Lawrence Eyes Light Up At The Mention Of Bette Midler — Watch!

Just Jared Jennifer Lawrence Gives Update on Movie with Amy Schumer – Watch! FRI, 02 MARCH…

Can the revival of Hello, Dolly! survive the departure of Bette Midler? I hope so!

Ticket News Bette Midler Takes Final Bow in Hello, Dolly! Run By Sean Burns January 14,…

Broadway sees nearly-20 year high in admissions from city residents

Newsday Broadway sees nearly-20 year high in admissions from city residents By Lisa L. Colangelo and…

The Year When Bette Stormed Broadway, and Trump ‘Died’ in Central Park: NYC Theater in 2017

Daily Beast The Year When Bette Stormed Broadway, and Trump ‘Died’ in Central Park: NYC Theater…

Mark Shenton’s week: Bette Midler, Amy Schumer and Uma Thurman show that stars still shine on Broadway

The Stage Mark Shenton’s week: Bette Midler, Amy Schumer and Uma Thurman show that stars still…

Bette And Bruce Springsteen Are The King And Queen Of Broadway

New Yoek Times Top-dollar theatre boom on Broadway is born in the USA By James Dean,…

At The Broadway B.O., Sales Rocket As Audience Lags In Sellers’ Market

Deadline Hollywood At The Broadway B.O., Sales Rocket As Audience Lags In Sellers’ Market by Jeremy…

Has Broadway Become Reliant on Celebrity Draw at the Box Office?

Ticket News Has Broadway Become Reliant on Celebrity Draw at the Box Office? November 9, 2017…

Bette Midler On Being Compared To Barbra Streisand:

Bette Midler On Being Compared To Barbra Streisand: “First of all, it makes me feel bad…

Bette Midler On Being Compared To Mae West:

Bette Midler On Being Compared To Mae West: “I got a lot of inspiration from Mae…

BetteBack January 26, 2000: Midler puts on display of professional jealousy

The Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA) January 26, 2000 Singer Bette Midler seems to be making enemies at…

BetteBack July 27, 1974: What’s With The Divine Mr. J Film?

Tucson Daily Citizen July 27, 1974 Q: What’s this about Bette Midler making her film debut…

BetteBack January 16, 2000: The Top New Year’s Eve Concerts 1999-2000

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) January 16, 2000 Many big names played big-ticket New Year’s Eve shows.…

BetteBack Jan. 2, 2000: Bette Midler Divine For Globehopping Followers

The Las Vegas Journal Monday, Jan. 2, 2000 “The Divine Miss Millennium” was the best “Bette”…

BetteBack December 18, 1998: Bette Doesn’t Cher The Spotlight Nicely

Syracuse Herald December 18, 1998 New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom wasn’t big enough for dueling divas Bette…

10 WAYS TV’S BEACHES REMAKE STARRING IDINA MENZEL AND NIA LONG STANDS ON ITS OWN

Rotten Tomatoes 10 WAYS TV’S BEACHES REMAKE STARRING IDINA MENZEL AND NIA LONG STANDS ON ITS…

BetteBack June 20, 1973: Bette Midler Signs On For TV Special

Star News June 20, 1973 Up, up and away: Bette Midler, the former underground star who’s…

BetteBack May 23, 1973: Bette Midler Brings Back Nostalgia

Boone News Republican May 23, 1973 Thinking along the lines of the nostalgia generated by the…

Bette Midler On Why She Doesn’t Claim To Be A Feminist Even Though Successful In Her Own Right:

Bette Midler On Why She Doesn’t Claim To Be A Feminist Even Though Successful In Her…

BetteBack February 22, 1973: Bette Midler Appears On Burt Bacharach Special

Oak Forest Star Herald February 22, 1973 Chevrolet Presents Burt Bacharach— Opus 3 Burt Bacharach brings…

BetteBack June 9, 1997: Bette Midler Hits The Ruby Wax Show

Daily Herald Suburban June 9, 1997 “The Ruby Wax Show” has a distinctly British feel. It’s…

Bette Midler To Attend Hillary Clinton’s Stronger Together Fundraiser Monday October 17, 2016

Extra Hillary Clinton‘s Stronger Together Fundraiser Unites the Stars October 13, 2016 The stars will be…

Bette Midler On No Great Parts For Women Over 40: I don’t feel that way. I feel like I can go on forever.

Bette Midler On No Great Parts For Women Over 40: I don’t feel that way. I…

BetteBack December 11, 1973: Gosh, it’s Little Orphan Annie! Just when we need her!

New York Times December 11, 1973 The nation was in sore need of comic relief last…

BetteBack December 4, 1973: Midler Bows at the Palace

New York Post Midler Bows at the Palace Bette Midler probably couldn’t be boring if she…

BetteBack November 27, 1973: Bette Midler Gets A Standing Ovation

Philadelphia Inquirer November 27, 1973   The best assortment of garbage in town . . .…

BetteBack November 15, 1973: Divine Miss M. Rocks Ithaca

The Ithacan November 15, 1973 It is indeed a rarity when a performer lives up to…

BetteBack October 8, 1973: Bette Midler Enchants Audience

Albuquerque Journal October 8, 1973 By the time Bette Midler began the second half of her…

BetteBack November 3, 1996: The First Wives Club Reunion That Wasn’t

Lethbridge Herald November 3, 1996 It’s “The First Wives Club” reunion that wasn’t Bette Midler Goldie Hawn…

BetteBack March 28, 1973: Bette Midler – Concert In Review

The Lawton Constitution March 28, 1973 She calls herself “the last of the truly tacky women…”…

BetteBack October 15, 1996: Full Enchilada? Or Full Ivana?

Doylestown Intelligencer October 15, 1996 Q: In “The First Wives Club,” when the women are discussing…

BetteBack March 17, 1973: Twice More With A Feeling

Los Angeles Times March 17, 1973 Instagram: @bettebae By the time Bette Midler made her local…

BetteBack October 7, 1996: ‘First Wives Club’ tops box office for the third straight weekend

Hays Daily News October 7, 1996 “The First Wives Club,” starring Diane Keaton, Goldie Hawn and…

Bette Midler On Her First Wive’s Club Co-Stars: “We had a good time, I can tell you! Diane, Goldie and I turned 50 within the same month.

Bette Midler On Her First Wive’s Club Co-Stars: “We had a good time, I can tell…

BetteBack August 6, 1972: Bette Midler has an eager cult following

Salina Journal August 6, 1972 Bette Midler, who rose to fame on the Johnny Carson show…

BetteBack March 21,1973: Midler Sizzles LA

Corsair, Volume 44, Number 19, 21 March 1973 Midler Sizzles LA by Larry Bone Sidles, Struts,…

BetteBack September 12, 1996: ‘First Wive’s Club Set For September 20, 1996 Release

Winnipeg Free Press September 12, 1996 Winter is traditionally a time for smaller, quirky films to…

BetteBack February 15, 1996: U.S. troops in Bosnia didn’t get their celebrity Valentines

Santa Ana Orange County Register February 15, 1996 U.S. troops in Bosnia didn’t get their celebrity…

BetteBack January 21, 1996: Who Was Texas Guinan? Bette Was To Play Her In A Movie

Orange Leader January 21, 1996 DALLAS (AP) — The announcement late last month tHat Bette Midler…

BetteBack February 14, 1996: Three Actors In The Film “Get Shorty” Win American Comedy Awards

STARS OF `FRASIER,’ `GET SHORTY‘ NAMED FUNNIEST Daily News (Los Angeles, CA) February 14, 1996 |…

(On working with two funny women– Lily Tomlin in Big Business and Shelley Long in Outrageous Fortune.) “Well, Lily is really a perfectionist…

(On working with two funny women– Lily Tomlin in Big Business and Shelley Long in Outrageous…

What Are Your Top 3 Favorite Songs From Bette Midler’s Album, Bette?

What Are Your Top 3 Favorite Songs From Bette Midler‘s Album, Bette? That’s How Heartaches Are…

A lot of people say that my life is wasted on me because I could be a bigger asshole than I am, but I’ve chosen not to be…

“A lot of people say that my life is wasted on me because I could be…

What Does Feminism Actually Stand For?

Florida Today Remembering What Feminism Actually Stands For Jarin Eisenberg 11:52 a.m. EDT March 27, 2016…

Gigi Who? 2016’s Biggest Campaign Stars Are Celebrities With Niche Appeal

Vogue Gigi Who? 2016’s Biggest Campaign Stars Are Celebrities With Niche Appeal JANUARY 15, 2016 6:32…

BetteBack July 15, 1993: Hocus Pocus Review – Spooky And Fun Movie

Anderson Herald Bulletin July 15, 1993 Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker … definitely…

BetteBack July 15, 1993: ‘Divine Miss M’ breaks records at Radio City

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago July 15, 1993 Bette Midler‘s coming engagement at Radio City Music Hall…

Judith Light On Herself, Bette Midler, And Elizabeth Taylor At The Height Of The AIDS Crisis

This Light of Ours: Judith Light Reflects On LGBT Advocacy & How the Gay Community Taught…

Facebook questioned over ‘double standard’ in Paris/Beirut attacks

Action News Now Facebook questioned over ‘double standard’ in Paris/Beirut attacks 11-16-2015 The large social media…