Hello Muddah! August 31st is Allan Sherman Day in Chicago
Chicago funny man Allan Sherman made waves back in the 60s with his hilarious parodies of songs like "Frere Jacques" and "The Battle Hymn of the Republic." Now the Windy City is honoring his legacy by proclaiming August 31, 2013 Allan Sherman Day in Chicago. If you are not in Chicago, there are still plenty of ways to celebrate and get to know the late great comedian better...
Check out Stay Tuned By Stan Cornyn: The Moment, an entire post dedicated to "The Nut"s career.
And if that's just not enough, you can follow the Jewish humorist's life from start to finish in Overweight Sensation: The Life and Comedy of Allan Sherman.