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Saturday, January 19, 2013

Bette Tweets: “People”, Audubon Society, American Idol, And Parental Guidance

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Sung to tune of “People”: Birdies, how I love the birdies Even geese when they’re pooping And befouling my lawn …

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Continue singing: I love each sparrow As frail as Mia Farrow I love each card’nal and crow And all the vultures I know….

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Big finish: Every bird and its nest Has someplace to rest because of People People like you people The most generous people in the world!! Read More

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Who Is Leigh Shannon? New Reality Show Will Tell

Leigh Shannon, an impersonator of Bette Midler and other celebrities, has been filming a reality show for four months concentrating on how a young boy growing up in redneck, country rural, surroundings could have messed him up, but instead shows the positive that came from a bad situation.

According to Leigh, “I wanted to be a singer like my dad, I wanted to have the dance energy and comedic talents of my mom and dad. But I knew I was different and played the game, but was throw out at 17 for doing drag shows Read More

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This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Audio: “Uptown / Don’t Say Nothin’ Bad (About My Baby) / Da Doo Run Run” By Bette Midler

“Uptown / Don’t Say Nothin’ Bad (About My Baby) / Da Doo Run Run” By Bette Midler

He gets up each morning and he goes downtown
where everyone’s his boss,
and he’s lost in an angry land.
He’s a little man.

But then he comes uptown
each evening to my tentament.
Uptown where folks don’t have to pay much rent.
And when he’s there with me
he can see that he’s everything.
The man is tall, he don’t crawl. He’s a king.

Downtown he’s just one of a million guys.
He don’t get no breaks,
and he takes all they got to give
’cause he’s got to live. Read More

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This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

BetteBack May 29, 1977: The Bette Midler/Paul Simon Feud

Independent Press
May 29, 1977

Q: What’s behind the Paul SimonBette Midler feud?

A: The Divine Miss M. and Rhymin’ Simon fell out over one of his songs, “Gone At Last,’ which s h e
recorded with him. When the record was released, Phoebe Snow was the female lead, not Bette.

“To this day I don’t exactly know what happened , ” Bette says. “One day the record came out but I wasn’t on it … I was very hurt.”

Simon says simply: “I changed the concept with Phoebe and tried a gospel approach because she was perfect for it. Bette and I have no plans to do any work together.” Read More

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