June 14, 2015

Your life story would not make a good book. Don't even try.
Fran Lebowitz

"I got the motive which is money and the body which is dead."
— Chief Gillespie (Rod Steiger), In the Heat of the Night (1967)

Chaos is a friend of mine.
Bob Dylan

(SALLY FIELD) (part 5 of 5)
  • The longest she has gone without an Oscar nomination is 28 years, between Places in the Heart (1984) and Lincoln (2012).
  • Acting mentor and friends with Matthew Rhys.
  • Born at 4:23 A.M. (PST).
  • Was the first choice for the role of Veronica Quaife in David Cronenberg's remake The Fly (1986), which went to Geena Davis.
  • As of 2014, has appeared in four films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Norma Rae (1979), Places in the Heart (1984), Forrest Gump (1994) and Lincoln (2012). Forrest Gump (1994) is the only winner in the category.
  • Was the 83rd actress to receive an Academy Award; she won the Best Actress Oscar for Norma Rae (1979) at The 52nd Annual Academy Awards (1980) on April 14, 1980.
  • She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6767 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on May 5, 2014.
  • She is of English descent and some Irish and Dutch descent.

  • On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers
    Adlai E. Stevenson

  • Half of all bank robberies take place on a Friday.
  • Sharon Stone was the first Star Search spokes model.
  • Elvis had a twin brother named Garon, who died at birth, which is why Elvis middle name was Aron.
  • In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital suspended workers for betting on when patients would die.
  • Dr. Seuss pronounced his name “soyce”.

  • There are six men and they each have six baskets. Each basket has six cats inside and each cat has six kittens. Assuming all are whole and healthy, how many legs are there?

    The one who invented the door knocker got a No-bell prize.

    "Begin to be now what you will be hereafter."

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