Category Archives: Ventriloquism

Upgrading To Dave 5.4 / The ReBoot

“There is guidance for each of us, and by lowly listening, we shall hear the right word.”  –Ralph Waldo Emerson It’s my birthday. If you know me, or have followed me on Facebook over the years, you would expect me … Continue reading

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10 Hours; No Foolin’

It’s April 1st, but everything is back to normal. I’m lousy at April Fool’s jokes, but if you tried to access “On The Road With Dave” earlier today–you were greeted with Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop singing “The Song That … Continue reading

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Jimmy Nelson, Manic Mark, and Memories

I was checking my email Saturday night and I checked on one of my Google Alert emails on the topic of ventriloquism. In case you didn’t know you can set up Alerts with Google and they will email you a … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Edgar!

Ventriloquist Edgar Bergen was born on February 16, 1903. 107 years later he is still remembered fondly, studied intently, discussed loudly, and remains the benchmark to which all ventriloquists are compared. Happy Birthday, Edgar!             … Continue reading

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Codename:Cecil–Preparing To Begin

I woke up today with the intention of starting to build my newest ventriloquist partner, “Cecil”. As I explained before, Cecil will be a reincarnation of a previous puppet I once crafted. The project’s beginning required a paper-mache’ paste. The … Continue reading

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Another “Quit Date”: Smoking

For my loyal readers, you know that I generally keep my word or have a good excuse why I couldn’t. I have a pretty good record of living up to any public commitments I make through this blog. When I … Continue reading

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