It was a quiet week. This is a Golden Oldie from the archives of A Prairie Home Companion -- November, 1985. It's an interesting broadcast, hearing Garrison Keillor from almost 30 years ago -- he's a bit more wistful than he is today and has a fun perspective about Lake Wobegon and Minnesota in general. As for the news, the town's children spend Thanksgiving sick and in bed, Senator K. Thorvaldson's mysterious love Laura comes to town to meet his family.
Robert J. Elisberg is a two-time recipient of the Lucille Ball Award for comedy screenwriting. He's written for film, TV, the stage, and two best-selling novels, is a regular columnist for the Writers Guild of America and was for the Huffington Post. Among his other writing, he has a long-time column on technology (which he sometimes understands), and co-wrote a book on world travel. As a lyricist, he is a member of ASCAP, and has contributed to numerous publications.
Feedspot Badge of Honor