William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr., (born July 12, 1937) is an American comedian, actor, author, television producer, educator, musician and activist. A veteran stand-up performer, he got his start at various clubs, then landed a starring role in the 1960s action show, I Spy. He later starred in his own sitcom, The BillCosby Show. He was one of the major characters on the children's television series The Electric Company for its first two seasons, and created the educational cartoon comedy series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, about a group of young friends growing up in the city. Cosby has also acted in a number of films.
16.08.2012 [Philadelphia Inquirer] - Famous Temple grad BillCosby has pitched in with a few videos to help pitch fellow alumni and others. Half of the money would go directly to student aid, and the other half would seed an endowment fund to sustain it. The size of this fund-raising
15.08.2012 [Washington Post (blog)] - ... seasons of the show, the Herald reports, while the Harry Potter books are sooo 2011. “They're over that,” the librarian says of the boy-wizarding series. Oddly, too, BillCosby enjoyed a brief surge in popularity among the Gitmo population, the
15.08.2012 [Deseret News] - ... sought-after items in the prison's library, “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” — an NBC comedy starring Will Smith that debuted in 1990 — has eclipsed the boy wizard and BillCosby as the hottest brand in a Guantanamo Bay library that includes more
15.08.2012 [Houston Chronicle] - Remember when BillCosby did a Child impersonation? It is hilarious: Finally, compare Meryl Streep's interpretation of Child in the movie "Julie and Julia" with the actual Child performance on her own show. Feel free to argue for days about this one
Nie wiem, co jest kluczem do sukcesu, ale kluczem do klęski jest chcieć zadowolić wszystkich. - I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody. (ang.) - Źródło: Dr. BillCosby [w:] „Ebony”, Vol. 32, Nr 8, s. 136. - Opis: autor nieznany, BillCosby mówi, iż bierze te słowa, kiedyś przeczytane, za dobrą radę. - Zobacz też: klęska, klucz, sukces
We've got to take the neighborhood back. We've got to go in there. Just forget telling your child to go to the Peace Corps. It's right around the corner. It's standing on the corner. It can't speak English. It doesn't want to speak English. I can't even talk the way these people talk. "Why you ain't where you is go." I don't know who these people are. And I blamed the kid until I heard the mother talk. Then I heard the father talk. This is all in the house. You used to talk a certain way on the corner and you got into the house and switched to English. Everybody knows it's important to speak English except these knuckleheads. You can't land a plane with "why you ain't…". You can't be a doctor with that kind of crap coming out of your mouth. There is no Bible that has that kind of language. Where did these people get the idea that they're moving ahead on this? Well, they know they're not, they're just hanging out in the same place, five or six generations sitting in the projects when you're just supposed to stay there long enough to get a job and move out. - "Dr BillCosby Speaks at the 50th Anniversary commemoration of the Brown vs Topeka Board of Education Supreme Court Decision," known as the "Pound Cake" speech (May 2004).
21.07.2012 [ESPN Deportes] - Robert y Shirley Larkin hicieron hincapié en la importancia de la búsqueda de la excelencia en el campo de juego y en el aula, y los Larkin eran considerados como una versión de la vida real de los Huxtables de BillCosby. El camino de Barry pudo haber
13.08.2012 [Philadelphia Magazine (blog)] - BillCosby Films Videos to Help Temple Raise $100 Million in Financial Aid. Plus: Bride kills groom on wedding day, Paul Ryan's fitness regime, Penn State trustees accept sanctions and more of what the city is buzzing about today. By Mike Bertha 8/13
27.07.2012 [MLive.com] - Interlochen 2012-13 season gallery (4 photos). GRAND RAPIDS, MI – BillCosby, Cherish the Ladies, and MOMIX, all familiar to Grand Rapids audiences, are coming back to Michigan for appearances at Interlochen Center for the Arts. The Vienna Choir Boys
14.08.2012 [Times LIVE] - Pupils walk back home from school in Standerton in Mpumalanga. Image by: Antonio Muchave / The Times. At times it played out like BillCosby's Kids Say the Darndest Things, but the remarks these youths made were generally more cutting than cute. Save &
27.07.2012 [WWNY TV 7] - BillCosby takes the stage Saturday night in Watertown, part of the Disabled Persons Action Organization's (DPAO) summer concert series. 7 News This Morning anchor Jeff Cole spoke with the famous comedian by telephone. They talked about many things
12.08.2012 [Herald Palladium (subscription)] - BillCosby here in October By H-P STAFF The Herald-Palladium | 1 comment. BENTON TOWNSHIP - Award-winning comedian, actor, producer and author BillCosby has joined the Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan's speaker roster for this year.
17.07.2012 [IFC (blog)] - BillCosby. You want mugging, Mr. Cosby will give you mugging. One of the most enduringly creative stand-up comedians of all time, still working hard and getting it done today nearing the age of 75, The Cos has had one of the most malleable mugs you've
01.08.2012 [Carson Now] - He has shared the bill with a “Who's Who” of performers including BillCosby, Loretta Lynn, Aretha Franklin and Tony Bennett to name just a few. Wednesday Comedy Night Schedule 8/1 - Kelly Monteith / Drake Nelson 8/8 - Morgan Preston / James Hennigan
13.08.2012 [Global Grind] - I don't totally agree with BillCosby. He said it wasn't racial, it's a gun issue. Well, it's a gun-racial issue. You know what makes you approach a six-foot-three black guy in the middle of the night? A gun. Paul Blart's not supposed to have a gun