She’s died at the age of 76. She leaves behind some wonderful television moments of a character that burnished many a gay bars Friday nights.
That leaves Betty White (Rose) as the sole surviving member of a TV show that was a “must watch” for so many gay men in the 80s and early 90s.
Believe it or not, bars would come to a halt as scores of drinkers hung on every zinger and quip.
I was watching some episodes from series 2 last night (Thursday June 3) and the program stands the test of time pretty well … and the fashion sense is a hoot.
Vale Blanche and Rue. She joins Dorothy (Bea Arthur) and Estelle Getty (Sophia) at the Shady Pines in the sky.
Ms Devereux was a keen observer of the sporting man and that gets me past an awkward segue-way to this week’s TFC footy tips.
St Kilda by a long way
Carlton by a little bit
Fremantle by a purple patch
Geelong by habit
North by surprise
Sydney by hook or by crook
Hawthorn by a proper jumper this week
Western Bulldogs by the fact that a bottle blonde twit is absent