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Election 2018

Posted on November 7, 2018, in My Blog, with 17 Comments

Hello All,

I just read my “Blog Comments.” I so love hearing from y’all. And thanks so much to many of you for letting me know you were touched by my HBO doc.

Okay, so it’s over–for now. I’m talking about the elections. Thanks to all of you who voted and went the extra mile which created an historic …

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The Wall Street Journal: Encountering Jane Fonda

Posted on September 24, 2018, in My Blog, with 32 Comments

Jane Fonda talks about her life in this colorfully detailed biography.

Jane Fonda speaking at an antiwar rally in San Francisco, 1972. PHOTO: HBO

By Dorothy Rabinowitz

‘I grew up in the shadow of a national monument,” the star of the extraordinary HBO documentary “Jane Fonda in Five Acts” announces early on. Her reference is of course to …

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LA Times: Jane Fonda on her new HBO documentary

Posted on September 23, 2018, in My Blog, with 8 Comments

“You have to stay open, at any age, to finding out: How do I get better?”

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CATCHING UP

Posted on August 24, 2018, in My Blog, with 12 Comments

I know, I know, it’s been waaaaay to long since I wrote here. I am so grateful to my social media community for not getting too upset with me. I’m hoping I can just jump back in like one does with old friends.

I want to give you a thumbnail update on all that I’ve been doing and thinking. As …

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STUDYING ABOUT RACE & RACISM

Posted on May 24, 2018, in My Blog, with 56 Comments

A few weeks ago, the United State of Women’s Conference was held here in Los Angeles and I spoke to the 6,000 women together with Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter. This is how I started my speech:

“When Trump was elected and the toxic bedrock of White Supremacy in this country was exposed, I realized something new. …

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A QUICK CATCH UP

Posted on May 21, 2018, in My Blog, with 43 Comments

So much catching up to do! I haven’t blogged in so long. There simply isn’t enough time. I guess this is true for most of us. Anyway, we’re on episode 10 of season 5 of “Grace & Frankie.” So 4 more episodes to go. Time seems to have flown by. We all feel that way, it’s not just …

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Book Club – In Theaters May 18, 2018

Posted on April 30, 2018, in Film, Television & Theater, with 25 Comments

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THE NEW YEAR AND BEING 80

Posted on December 31, 2017, in My Blog, with 183 Comments

Me with grandkids on my birthday

(I’m not old, I’m perennial)

It’s the last day of 2017 and I’ve been 80 for 10 days. Here’s what’s bad about being 80:
I can’t run
I can’t ski
It’s hard handwriting thank-you letters which is the polite way to do it
(osteoarthritis is responsible for all the above)

Here’s what’s good about …

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GIVING THANKS

Posted on November 27, 2017, in My Blog, with 31 Comments

Hi all my wonderful friends. I am so sorry that I haven’t posted a blog in forever and hardly even tweeted. I hope you are all well and that wherever you are, you had a Happy Thanksgiving. I did, for sure. Here’s what I said at the dining table as we went around, each saying what we are grateful for: …

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