Holidays At The Base

Thanks to the people at Family Services and Public Affairs at Grand Forks Air Force Base for inviting me to be a part of their holiday party the other night. We kids got to drink hot chocolate by the (television) fire and read "The Night Before Christmas" and "The Mouse Before Christmas" together. Among my…
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Celebrity Meltdown 2005

This week on The Dullum File we begin something that could become a year-end holiday tradition for us.  We’re going to be selecting our Celebrity Meltdown of the Year.  Our choice for the most bizarre behavior by a celebrity in the year about to end.  Behavior that will join the ranks of people like Diana Ross, Marv Albert and Hugh Grant from years…
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Great Dane

It was great fun to see comedian Dane Cook host "Saturday Night Live" this week.  He was a studio guest of ours on WDAZ News @5 one day last spring.  He brought along three other comedians sharing the bill on his elegantly named "Tourgasm" show at the Chester Fritz Auditorium.  Dressed "informally," they had just come from a…
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That’s A Wrap

Like most guys I can barely get my Christmas shopping done on time, much less manage the gift wrapping part.  That’s why it comes as a surprise that the Grand Forks Optimist Club has invited me to help wrap Christmas gifts with them.  The club does it as a service for Columbia Mall shoppers and a fundraiser for…
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Here’s Johnny!

It’s been almost a year since Johnny Carson died.  Like a death in the family, I’m not over it yet.   I remember coming home that Sunday night last January and Ginny telling me he died.  Immediately, I poured myself a drink.  And I don’t drink much! Like long-time sidekick Ed McMahon writes in the memoir he wasted no time…
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