a Literary High-Wire Act

a Literary High-Wire Act

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I am a guy who is first of all a businessman.
I’m not a stuntman. I’m not a daredevil.  
I’m – I’m an explorer.
Evil Knievel 

high wire act I Love Lucy

On October 15, 1951 a landmark television show made its debut. When real life husband and wife Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball walked onto the set of I Love Lucy, the blueprint for triumph or disaster had already been laid. The shows creators were visionaries in their craft. Confident in the premise and its stars, they did not simply wish, however, to have a hit show, they longed to break new ground. In the current high-tech world, the innovations may seem archaic, but more than six decades ago, they were inventive, and more importantly, untested.

I Love Lucy was the first scripted television program to be shot on 35mm film in front of a live studio…

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Will Smith

I am a strong believer that no matter how hard the challenge, if you want to reach higher plateaus, never give up.


I ain't beaten yet wop logo 3 Hey y’all! In my career I’ve met a lot of achievers, both famous and not so famous and I loved collecting their stories. One thing they all had in common was an absolute blind refusal to give up when the load became too heavy.
The ability to pick oneself off the ground…(yet again!) and dust off the seat of our pants is in all of us. If you are experiencing tough times this little series of stories is for you. For some folk, who seem to have been handed it all on a plate, their stories will surprise you!


WHO? :  Will Smith

IS? :  A rapper and actor

SAID? :  ‘Make a choice. Decide. Decide what it’s gonna be, who you’re gonna be, how you’re gonna do it’

Will Smith is riding high as one of the most popular and highest paid Hollywood…

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