In The Kitchen With Lyn

I get a kick out of having Lyn Nichols be a part of The Dullum File.  She reminds me a little of the late, great Julia Child.  Julia never took herself too seriously in the kitchen.  Lyn doesn’t either. A few months ago, Lyn and I made Deep Fried Twinkies together for The File.    Actually, she made them. …
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The Blues

Blues lovers should be happy with two new blues CDs just released.  (Three, if you count The Rolling Stones’ "Bigger Bang.")  One is called "Bring ‘Em In" by Buddy Guy.  The other is "B.B. King & Friends."  I got both for my birthday from my current wife, Ginny. "Bring ‘Em In" features duets with people like…
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Truman Capote

A couple of new movies will likely renew interest in writer Truman Capote, the author of novels like "Breakfast at Tiffany’s" and "Other Voices, Other Rooms."  One film called "Capote" stars Philip Seymor Hoffman.  It has just been released in some cities.  Another as-yet-untitled film will star Toby Jones (and Gwyneth Paltrow as North Dakota native Peggy Lee).  It’s…
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Empty Bowl Project

Everybody seemed to have a lot of fun the other night at The Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s "bowl-a-thon" in Grand Forks.  Although, those of us with no known artistic ability were sweating it out more than others.  As part of the national fundraising campaign geared to fighting hunger called The Empty Bowl Project, some of…
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Bob Zany

It’s always fun to have Bob Zany be a part of the Dullum File.  He is one of the funniest and most underrated comedians in the country.  For five years in a row, he has co-hosted the Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon.  He appeared in the movie "Joe Dirt" with David Spade and on television…
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