Ralph E. Shaffer: As word spread that the trustees had forced her to change her selection, ‘censorship’ and ‘freedom of religion’ became the catch words in the press and on talk radio.
Ralph Shaffer: I have long been puzzled by the great age difference between Marian the librarian and her little brother Winthrop in The Music Man. He’s less than 10 – hard to tell how old – and Marian must be about 30. Here’s the explanation.
Ralph E. Shaffer: If Harper Lee’s first novel can be published in her eighties, why can’t my first musical be produced as well? She’s not likely to write another one, but I’ve already finished my second musical play.
Ralph E Shaffer: In light of the decades-belated charges made against Bill Cosby for sexual misconduct, it would not be surprising if Anderson’s student filed a criminal complaint and a lawsuit against his seductress.