The Ministry of Shadows

Last Five Entries

Gone, But Not Forgotten?
Friday, Jan. 20, 2012

What The Internet Will Look Like Under SOPA
Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012

Fearsgiving Week
Monday, Nov. 21, 2011

Jesus Approves of Waterboarding
Monday, Nov. 14, 2011

Beware of Asteroids
Wednesday, Nov. 09, 2011

Resources

FirstGov Portal

Legislative Database


Recommended Reading

Bindyree

Bruce Schneier

James Hudnall

Glenn Greenwald

D-Day

You Are Dumb


All links are current as of the date of publication. All content created by the author is copyrighted 2005-2010, except where held by the owners/publishers of parent works and/or subject materials. Any infringement of another's work is wholly unintentional. If you see something here that is yours, a polite request for removal or credit will be honored.

 

Ralph Edwards

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005 9:23 PM


Veteran radio and television producer Ralph Edwards passed away on Wednesday, at the age of 92. Edwards was best known for creating the program, This Is Your Life, though he was reported to have told his staff he'd, "fire the lot of 'em," if they made him the subject of an episode.

Edwards also developed the show Truth or Consequences, which was later hosted by Bob Barker (now of The Price Is Right fame). He also produced several game shows, including CrossWits and $100,000 Name That Tune.

In more recent years, viewers who haven't tuned out during the credits may recall seeing Edwards' name as part of Ralph Edwards/Stu Billet Productions on shows such as The People's Court.


And, in a follow-up to yesterday's post, a bipartisan group of senators has announced their opposition to the 'revised' version of the USA-PATRIOT Act, claiming does not adequately address citizens' concerns about privacy and civil liberties.

Senators, thank you for listening.



The Ministry has received 0 comment(s) on this topic.