Why Trump’s views resonate with working-class Blacks and Whites

In the 1970s, the TV show “All In the Family” was a national hit. It featured a working-class, lovable bigot named Archie Bunker, played by actor Carroll O’Connor. Bunker’s view on America, politics, gays, Hispanics, Blacks, Jews and life were laughable 44 years ago. But today it’s close to the same rhetoric spewed by Donald Trump. […]

‘The Jeffersons’ star who played Ralph the doorman dead at 89

Ned Wertimer, who played the famously greedy doorman Ralph who regularly extorted George Jefferson for more money on “The Jeffersons,” died Jan. 2 at the Sherman Valley Health Care Center in California. He was 89 years old. He had been suffering from multiple health problems, his manager Brad Lemack said. Wertimer’s last role was in […]

Sherman Hemsley’s Cause of Death Revealed

Last month, comedy fans across the globe were heartbroken when Sherman Hemsley, the star of the iconic show “The Jeffersons,” passed away at 74. After being laid to rest, a coroner’s report has now revealed the true cause of Hemsley’s death. According to TMZ, the El Paso County Texas Medical Examiner has determined that Hemsley […]

Remembering Sherman Hemsley

Let’s take a moment to remember Sherman Hemsley.  He died today at his El Paso home. He initially became famous for playing his role Jefferson on “All in the Family,” which sparked the spin off  hit series “The Jeffersons.” He played in “Sister Sister” and in “Fresh Prince” as well as a host of other […]

Sherman Hemsley Dead at 74

Sherman Hemsley, the beloved actor who played the bombastic, wise-cracking, pimp-walking George Jefferson that made “The Jeffersons” an iconic TV sitcom in the 1970s, died in El Paso, Texas, today. He was 74. Hemsley, who later starred in another hit comedy show, “Amen,” was discovered by his nurse who thought the actor was sleeping. When […]