A friend sent me a link to a GoFundMe page, with the subject line “This seems weird.”

It is and it isn’t.

William Ashton, a/k/a Billy J. Kramer.

The page seeks $100,000 for the man who posted it, William Ashton. Since there is no breakdown on specific need, presumably it would pay bills and expenses.


Mort Sahl proved you could be a great comedian without telling jokes.

Mort Sahl on The “Ed Sullivan” show.

Sahl’s reminder about that bit of truth didn’t totally overhaul comedy in the 1950s and early 1960s, but it snipped the ribbon for a road taken by the likes of Woody Allen, Jonathan Winters, Lenny Bruce and George…

Black Widow may have been written out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but she apparently has delivered one final real-life karate kick to Marvel’s owner, the Disney Company.

If she has, good. It’s the least Disney and Marvel deserve for the disrespectful way they treated Black Widow.

Here’s how it…

David Hinckley

David Hinckley wrote for the New York Daily News for 35 years. Now he drives his wife crazy by randomly quoting Bob Dylan and “Casablanca.”

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