Did Judy Garland start a riot?
Stonewall is often mentioned in the same breath as the death of Judy Garland, which happened earlier that same week. On June 26, Garland's remains were flown from London, where she died of an overdose ... anything much to do with the riot, that makes ...
What's a Kid to Do When Dad Is a Superstar?
But what are kids to do when they idolize their dads ... Frank Sinatra, John Huston, Katharine Hepburn, Judy Garland…” It all came to a crashing halt when his father died in 1959, and much of his life since then has been devoted to coming to terms ...
How to remember Judy Garland? How about her lack of regret
And that's how we should remember her. Judy Garland ... stranger. Garland would have had reason to resent gay men, if she had wanted to, but there is no evidence that she did. She was already much loved in the gay community before she died.
Judy Garland Was Too Pure for This World
Sometimes it's hard ... do not tell the whole story of why Judy Garland was and will forever be beloved by the public. It gets back to my original premise. She was pure of heart and she had an indomitable spirit that would never die. It says something ...
Q&A: Rufus Wainwright on Judy Garland’s Enduring Appeal
As an extension of his May 2011 V.F. story on Judy Garland’s legendary 1961 Carnegie Hall performance, James Kaplan interviewed singer Rufus Wainwright ... This alludes more to my father, Loudon. The minute I decided to do this show, most people ...