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I first caught glimpse of this cutie patootie, Scott Evans, on One Life to Live. Watching soapers makes me feel like I don’t have...

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Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Kevin Truong What keeps Miss Ruby on top of her game? The four divine “P’s,” that’s what—Patience plus Persistence plus Passion equals...

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Christine Dunn

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer My stocking feet are propped up on an ottoman as cracklin’ wood blazes in the fireplace. Frigid winds swoosh outside...

Brian Jordan Alvarez: Advocate

I love spilling my guts,” remarked Brian Jordan Alvarez, character actor and impressionist, when we met at an AIDS fundraiser last year. Well, c’mon...

Antoniojuan “AJ” Randle-Garcia: Advocate

War. Unfortunately, it’s part of life. For Antoniojuan (AJ) Garcia, he fought in many wars, but continues to battle another. The seventy-four year old Arroyo Grande,...

Hape Kerkeling

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer What a journey! In 2001, German comedian and entertainer Hape Kerkeling, trekked 500 miles on foot through the Pyrenees of...

Tangie Terry

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Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Shirley Beth Newbery Shirley Beth Newbery (she goes by Beth) is from jolly ol’ U.K. and yours truly is from the good...

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