Monthly Archives: August 2007

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Mister D Takes A Holiday

I will be offline...(no computer. no emails accessible) for 15 to 30 days starting now, so please don't write until you see a post that I'm back. In the meantime, check out www.bettemidler.com for news and information. I'll miss you guys and gals...

Love, Mister D

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Monday, August 27, 2007

Bette Midler On Line Community Forum: Please Read

To All The BetteHeads: A message from Rebecca

Hello all you fellow Betteheads!

I just wanted to let you know that I’m really sorry, but I accidently deleted everyone from the forum! I feel so bad about it, and I hope you will all re-join, because it has been fun.

So please come back, and encourage all your Bettehead friends to do the same:

http://www.bettemidleronline.com

Once again I’m really really sorry!

Much Love
Bec

Rebecca’s MySpace Site: http://www.myspace.com/mothergoose21 Read More

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Then She Found Me: Sold Out First Day Of Screenings!

Mister D: I received some information from Miss Mish that both screenings of “Then She Found Me” sold out when tickets went on sale this weekend. Miss Mish told me that she would review the movie for the BetteHeads as soon as she arrives back home.

For more info or to keep up, check here: Tiff Talk

Also From The Sizzler Gossip site, Bette was seen having lunch on Tuesday at Spago, inside the The Forum Shops at Caesars.

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Love, Mister D

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Saturday, August 25, 2007

RIP Aaron Russo: 2/14/1943 – 8/24/2007 (Thanks Wendy)

It’s time to say “When.”
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Aaron Russo – 2/14/1943 – 8/24/2007
Aug 25, 2007

Born in Brooklyn and raised on Long Island, producer Aaron Russo began promoting rock and roll shows at local theaters while still a high school student. He then worked for his family’s undergarment business, where in 1963, he designed the first ladies bikini under wear. Five years later the twenty four year old entrepreneur opened his own nightclub in Chicago called the Kinetic Playground which became a driving force in the music business, where Aaron helped create the careers of many legendary performers, such as Led Zeppelin. Aaron was responsible for bringing them to America for the first time. He also promoted some of the 60’s most successful rock acts, including The Who, Janis Joplin, The Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane. Read More

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Thursday, August 23, 2007

Video: Bette and Cher Singing “Trashy Ladies” Medley

That about says it all. Whoever put this on YouTube…thank you!

Love, Mister D

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Bette Midler & Cher: Trashy Ladies Medley

Mister D: Well, this seems to be cut off a little short. I’ll see if I can find my copy…I think it’s clearer, but for now this is so much fun, anyway….

Check out Boot Tube Betty for this video now….

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Trees Grow, Why Don’t You??? (Inspired by Wendy)

Mister D: I’m not going to post anything more about this except for the below. I found it on MySpace from a bulletin post Wendy made. It’s a fair assessment of the problem.

The ugliness about all this Midler press is coming from on-line bloggers who are pretty right wing and they are constantly looking for anything that might make all of Hollywood sound like hypocrites (double click on the word hypocrites and you’ll see that Ms. Midler does not fit the definition…the word is majorly misused)…a major talking point of the right wing. It keeps them from thinking about their own and their party’s weaknesses. In fact, I would venture to say, it just keeps them from thinking period. Read More

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Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Bette Midler: Putting The Show Together…

Mister D: This was reported a while back, but this is more of the aftermath….

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BETTE MIDLER STARTS HER VEGAS SHOWGIRL AUDITIONS
August 22nd, 2007

Choreographer Toni Basil (far left) conducts dancer auditions for Bette Midler’s Las Vegas show,which premieres at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in February 2008.

In preparation for her imaginative, over-the-top show at Caesars Palace, Bette Midler and award-winning choreographer Toni Basil held auditions for female dancers this week at The Colosseum with the Divine Miss M. attending the final round. Approximately 500 dancers from Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix and even New York, showed up with the hope of becoming one of 20 lucky girls chosen to dance in the Las Vegas spectacular. Read More

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Okay, Okay: The Trees Story!

Mister D: I have gotten so much email about this story…I guess people just thought it passed me by, but it didn’t. The way the news is treating it, you’d think Bette was cutting down trees left and right that were alive and talking…just losing it as if possessed like some serial tree killer. I can just envisualize the trees screaming and blowing pollen back her way.

Her reasonings were simple…it was her property…and she paid millions to preserve this property for Hawaii…never intending to build a home on it or the like. However, the press just loves to run a negative story when good people seem to falter in their eyes. I have to admit, most were fair and objective that I read, but some had some really titillating and mean headlines I presume to get people’s attention. Many of those came from bloggers, however, to make themselves seem like real provacotive journalists. Read More

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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Top Ticket Sales Las Vegas: Bette Midler Re-Enters Top 10

TOP 10 LAS VEGAS SHOWS
TicketNews announces its exclusive weekly Top 10s and analysis for the week of 8/13/07 – 8/19/07.

This Week

1. Céline Dion: A New Day.
2. Cirque Du Soleil: The Beatles: LOVE
3. Cirque Du Soleil: “O”
4. Barry Manilow: Music and Passion
5.Elton John: The Red Piano
6. Mamma Mia!
7. Bette Midler
8. David Copperfield
9. Le Rêve
10. Cirque Du Soleil: KÀ

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