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Everything passes and everything changes

“Everything passes and everything changes. My thing is to encourage people to be interested in more than just what they…

Midler on Radio’s Limited Sound:“But I have to say I’m not all that crazy about what’s going on in the pop world today.

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

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

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

Bette Midler On The Perception Of What The Public Has Of Her:

Bette Midler On The Perception Of What The Public Has Of Her: “The public must be tired of reading that…

Bette Midler On Gays Being The Victims Of Peace Of Our Times:

Bette Midler On Gays Being The Victims Of Peace Of Our Times: “When we have no war, no plagues, no…

Bette Midler On Her Hawaiian Childhood:

Bette Midler On Her Hawaiian Childhood: “It hasn’t changed since the 50’s. They’re entrenched in the 50’s. It’s a moral,…

Bette Midler On Branching Out Into Other Areas Of Show Business:

Bette Midler On Branching Out Into Other Areas Of Show Business: “It’s not necessary for a recording star to branch…

Bette Midler On The Drive In From The Airports While Touring:

Bette Midler On The Drive In From The Airports While Touring: “The drive in from the airport to downtown looks…

Bette Midler On What Causes Concert Tour Psychological Deterioration?

Bette Midler On What Causes Concert Tour Psychological Deterioration? “You feel terrible because you aren’t doing your best for the…

Bette Midler On Whether Her Hesitancy To Tour Is Only Economic?

Bette Midler On Whether Her Hesitancy To Tour Is Only Economic? “God, no. The day you hit the road you…

Bette Midler On Still Not Doing A Tour In 1977:

Bette Midler On Still Not Doing A Tour In 1977: “First of all, I travel with 30 people in my…

‘Hello, Dolly!’ proves Bette Midler’s genius

New York Post ‘Hello, Dolly!’ proves Bette Midler’s genius By Johnny Oleksinski April 20, 2017 | 7:32pm The hottest show…

Bette Midler On The Need For More Characters On Her TV Show:

Bette Midler On The Need For More Characters On Her TV Show: “We need more and funnier characters. I think…

Bette Midler On Working In A Collaborative TV Atmosphere:

Bette Midler On Working In A Collaborative TV Atmosphere: “I’ve learned to wait until the other actor’s lips stop moving.…

Bette Midler On Getting A New TV Husband:

Bette Midler On Getting A New TV Husband: “I’m very timid of getting involved with another actor who I’m not…

Bette Midler On Being Surprised Public Cares Who Her TV Husband Is:

Bette Midler On Being Surprised Public Cares Who Her TV Husband Is: “People really take this (fertilizer) seriously. You really…

Bette Midler’s coughing fit can’t stop ‘Hello, Dolly!’

Page Six Bette Midler’s coughing fit can’t stop ‘Hello, Dolly!’ By Ian Mohr and Carlos Greer April 17, 2017 |…

Bette Midler On Her Run In Movies:

Bette Midler On Her Run In Movies: “I’ll tell you the truth, I’ve had a good run in pictures,” Midler…

Bette Midler On Being A TV Virgin:

Bette Midler On Being A TV Virgin: “I’m kind of a television virgin, so to speak. I’m not television savvy…

Bette Midler On Why She Really Turned To Television:

Bette Midler On Why She Really Turned To Television: “I’ve been a live stage performer. I’ve been on Broadway. I’ve…

BetteBack January 28, 2000: Beneath the valley Susann biopic far from `Great’

Chicago Sun-Times January 28, 2000 | Roger Ebert ISN’T SHE GREAT (STAR) Jacqueline Susann Bette Midler Irving Mansfield Nathan Lane…

Bette Midler On Why She Left Movies:

Bette Midler On Why She Left Movies: “(There’s) the sturm und drang, the angst of pulling these movies out of…

Bette Midler On Why She Went To Television From The Movies:

Bette Midler On Why She Went To Television From The Movies: “I think what you are saying is, why am…

BetteBack August 12, 1974: Scarecrow In A Garden Of Cucumbers (Music By Bette Midler)

Edwardsville Intelligencer August 12, 1974 Two experimental films — “Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers” and “The Virgin President”—start off…

BetteBack February 10, 1998: Bette Midler Signs On To Play Jaqueline Susann

Chicago Sun-Times February 10, 1998 Bette Midler is slated to play the late best-selling trashy novelist Jacqueline Susann (Valley of…

BetteBack June 28, 1997: Dennis Farina On Bette Midler

Clearfield Progress June 28, 1997 Dennis Farina, famous for his tough-guy roles in movies such as Get Shorty, is great…

Bette Midler On Finding Her Musical Identity Through Ballads:

Bette Midler On Finding Her Musical Identity Through Ballads: “Well, it was a big shock. But it was also a…

Bette Midler On Madonna’s Effort To Be Entertaining:

Bette Midler On Madonna’s Effort To Be Entertaining: “She doesn’t go that extra step, which is to be enchanting. She…

Bette Midler On Madonna’s Effort To Be Entertaining:

Bette Midler On Madonna’s Effort To Be Entertaining: “She does try. She really does. She doesn’t talk, though. She has…

Bette Midler On Performers:

Bette Midler On Performers: “Kids nowadays don’t have that tradition to fall back on. They do the best they can,…