In his 31 years running Lindgren & Associates, Bruce Lindgren worked with countless local TV marketing personnel for a variety of broadcast groups across the country. His death this week prompted an outpouring of love, admiration and thanks from a number of people who worked with him.
By now you probably know that comedian Sid Caesar died Wednesday at the age of 91. But judging by the paper-thin pieces I have been seeing on the Web, I am guessing many readers might not understand how seminal he was to the history of television and sketch comedy. Caesar deserves some cultural context and honor for the fearless and pioneering figure he was.