June 12, 2015

Writers don't retire. I will always be a writer.
Andy Rooney

"Maybe we like the pain. Maybe we're wired that way. Because without it, I don't know; maybe we just wouldn't feel real. What's that saying? Why do I keep hitting myself with a hammer? Because it feels so good when I stop."
— "Dr. Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo), "Grey's Anatomy" (2005)

I feel like I'm too busy writing history to read it.
Kanye West

(SALLY FIELD) (part 3 of 5)
  • While filming the scene in Norma Rae (1979) where she is dragged out to the police car, she struggled and kicked so hard that she broke the rib of one of the men playing a police officer.
  • Her performance as Norma Rae Webster in Norma Rae (1979) is ranked #73 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Movie Characters of All Time. Has three films on the American Film Institute's 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All Time. They are: Places in the Heart (1984) at #95, Forrest Gump (1994) at #37, and Norma Rae (1979) at #16. ,li.In Punchline (1988), she plays Tom Hanks' love interest. In Forrest Gump (1994), they play mother and son.
  • Has an older brother, Richard Dryden Field, a physicist.
  • Made two different appearances as a contestant on The Dating Game (1965).
  • Is an alumna of the Lee Strasberg Institute, as are Harvey Keitel, Frank Miranda, Robert De Niro and Al Pacino.
  • Mother-in-law of actress Sasha Craig.
  • In 1988, she survived the crash of her private airplane with no injuries. The plane lost power on take-off and skidded into some parked airplanes on the tarmac.
  • 1966 Deb Star.
  • Both Sally and her mother, Margaret Field, have osteoporosis.
  • Her mother, Margaret Field, died on November 6, 2011, the day of Sally's 65th birthday.

  • A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
    Charles Darwin

  • It is forbidden for aircraft to fly over the Taj Mahal.
  • Any free moving liquid in outer space will form itself into a sphere because of its surface tension.
  • “Canada” is an Indian word meaning “Big Village”.
  • In 1984, a Canadian farmer began renting advertising space on his cows.
  • Bees have 5 eyes. There are 3 small eyes on the top of a bee’s head and 2 larger ones in front.

  • How many 1 foot by 1 foot bricks would it take to complete a building that's 20 feet long on all four sides and 20 feet high?


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