Morgan Freeman gave us quite a scare last week wrecking his car. But he's out of the hospital now and his prognosis is good, and if you're anything like me, you heaved a massive sigh of relief. You might recall that we here at the Bawdy Cloister awarded Mr. Freeman the first annual American Larrikin Award back in 2006 for his role as Easy Reader on The Electric Company. After receiving our award, interest in Easy Reader spiked dramatically-- his performance can now be viewed on YouTube:
We just wanted to give a shout out to our favorite teacher and send our hopes for a full and swift recovery.
Oh, and by the way, The Electric Company is coming back! It'll start airing on PBS Kids in January 2009. Now, usually, I don't do this but uh....Go head' on and break 'em off wit a lil' preview of the remix: