Her tour de force was
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:09pm

Irving Berlin's God Bless America.
One needs to be drunk to sing the Star Spangled Banner.
Jose can you see.
It's a drinking song to begin with,
about the virtues of drunkenness.
The drunker the singer, the better the rendition.

  • Kate Smith did an admirable job. (nm)PH🌖🏔, Tue Sep 26 4:00pm
    • Her tour de force was — Pikes, Tue Sep 26 8:09pm
      • Yes, that WAS her signature son.PH🙄🙄EY, Tue Sep 26 10:12pm
        I was a kid of course but I well remember the Kate Smith TV show. Poor thing. When she passed on there seemed to be confusion about who had legal authority over her body. That is how I recall the... more