Bea Arthur

It’s nice to see all the tribute posts and discussion of her work, but all the focus is on the damn Golden Girls… how about a little equal time for the amazing work she did in Maude as the antithesis of Archie Bunker?

Of course many of you are too young to have ever even seen that truly groundbreaking series on the idiot box; but thanks to the bitstream, you can watch some of the work on YouTube.

Ahhh the 70’s… Hunter Thompson said it best, “When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.”