Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Odds of March
Well, an odd couple, certainly. Thirty years ago today, some long-forgotten event threw together (against a startlingly unflattering curtain) two quite unlike pop-culture figures. It's strange to remember that Bob Dylan was really comparatively presentable, once upon a time; equally so, to think that Dinah Shore could have ever thought that coat was a good idea.
She gives the impression that she's decided that Dylan could help her get over the heartbreak of her jilting by Burt Reynolds. He looks like he thinks - but isn't entirely sure - that he's just been goosed.
As is so often the case, one question comes inevitably to mind: what do you suppose they talked about?