I’m writing this because there is a greater than good chance that Thomas Meehan’s
passing will be overshadowed by the passing of celebrity icon Jerry Lewis.
I’m doing my best to not let that happen..over in my corner of the world anyway.
He wrote the books which spawned at least three legendary Broadway musicals-“Annie”, “The Producers” and “Hairspray”.
Anyone can make silly faces and goofy noises-Earth is a mothership of clowns.
It takes a master to satisfy the more intellectually restless when it comes to entertainment-that was the very least that Mr. Meehan was.
You’re invited to read about him in the following article
original photo by Mark Carrel