I Love Prairie Home Companion

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    Why Does Garrison Keillor Have To Sing So Much?

    My wife and I are HUGE fans of Garrison Keillor and Prairie Home Companion. My wife, an immigrant from S America says Garrison's stories helped her to understand the US culture. Garrison has a great storytelling gift and voice, and he is truly a national treasure. Having said...
    montsemark montsemark
    3 Responses Feb 11, 2012

    Saw Garrison Today!

    I've seen Prairie Home 3 times - once at the Hollyood Bowl and twice at the Greek Theatre in Griffith Park and loved them all. Today he was here alone - his one man speaking show at Citrus College out in Glendora.  I was lucky enough to have a front row seat (never able to get...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    Feb 10, 2013

    Ollie And Lena Jokes/ Ollie And Sven Jokes

    My Dad loved Prairie Home Companion. My only memories of it are the Ollie and Lena jokes. If you can remember any really funny ones-post them. The Boat Sven and Ole go fishing. It’s such a great day, they rent a boat so they can fish from the middle of the lake. They row...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 6, 2012

    Best Radio Show In Existence

    This week was the annual joke show.   Q.  Why do Episcopalians not have orgies? A.  Too many thank you notes to write afterward.   Q.  What do the show 60 Minutes, and an Irish mother have in common? A.  They both begin with "tk...tk...tk...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Mar 17, 2009

    My school has a speech team

    that I am part of. I loved Prairie Home Companion from the minute I first heard it, so I incorporated the Rhubarb Pie bit into my speech.
    tRueInSAnItY tRueInSAnItY
    18-21, F
    Jan 4, 2015

    Met G.k In 2007

    He is just like he is on the radio. Witty, friendly and oddly inquisitive.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    May 24, 2009
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