Friday happy dance

In memory of Irving Berlin, born on this day in 1888.

8 Responses to Friday happy dance

  1. Happy Birthday, Irving! I love his music. 🙂 — Suzanne

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  2. He lived on the Lower East Side and used to work in a saloon or restaurant on Pell St in NYC under the name of Izzy Baline. That was a cool history find when I was reading about my neighborhood 🙂

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  3. bobcabkings says:

    I can’t resist.

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  4. It’s interesting to see how the lyrics have changed since the original ones!

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    • Donnalee says:

      Yes, I know some of them were quite racist and street-culture language, and I can’t make out all of them now in this film, but I know we performed the expurgated and updated version a few years back.

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