No Revenge or 666 tonight

glenda_alNovember 18, 2012

The 40th Anniversary American Music Awards

LIVE

Musical acts are honored at the annual ceremony; scheduled performers include Carrie Underwood, P!nk, Pitbull, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Linkin Park, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, No Doubt and Usher.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
minnie_tx

Irecognize Taylor Swift,
Who are the others?

    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 6:25PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
iowagirl2006

666 is on the list of shows that are getting the ax.

    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 7:09PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dedtired

I really like Pink. She is different and very talented.

I am watching the first episode of The Dust Bowl on PBS. In fact, it's starting right now.

    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 8:04PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Kathsgrdn

I forgot it was AMA night and so am only now taping it...to watch later so I can skim through the parts I don't care for (singers I don't know or like) and commercials.

    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 9:02PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lily316

I recorded AMA and skimmed thru it. Barely knew any of the artists. I miss the old music from the 60's - 80's. I did catch part of the Dust Bowl on PBS. It was wonderful. What a disaster that was.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2012 at 12:58AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dedtired

Dust Bowl was so entertaining and interesting. I loved the interviews with people who were children at the time and remembered living through it. What a nightmare and to think it was man made by poor farming techniques and greed. I knew about the Dust Bowl from reading The Grapes of Wrath, but I thought it was a natural disaster. I highly recommend this show. Part two is on tonight but I'm sure PBS will be rerunning it, as they always do.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2012 at 9:21AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
maxmom96

Those music award shows are certainly not my cup of tea! Not my style of music at all.

I watched The Dust Bowl also and had seen another similar show on either History or Discover a few years ago. Also, for those who enjoyed it, may I recommend a book called The Worst Time, by Tim Egan. He was the young man that was also interviewed in last night's program. It's an excellent book, with passages about some of the same people interviewed on the Burns program, with memories from when they were children going through this.

I too had thought this was a natural disaster until I had read more.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2012 at 9:40AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Well, what is it? Gold and White, or what???
I see gold and white, or is it white and gold? LOL How...
OklaMoni
One thing about Shark Tank
One thing about Shark Tank that really irritates me....
Chickey Wingz
Back in the day.......
The KT moved at a much faster pace. A normal day was...
Amazing Aunt Audrey
Spring Swap is ending tomorrow.....join in now!
So far we have: phyllis__mn cheryl_okla joann_fla alice_ca susie53_gw Jacquelyn If...
joann_fl
Today is "Floral Arrangement Day!"
Post your idea of a lovely arrangement.
Amazing Aunt Audrey
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™