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If you're not having a good time, find something else that gives you some joy in life.
You had to learn at a certain age what sarcasm is, you know?
I don't mind if somebody texts me but I'm not a big texter, the things are too small. I don't mind if they text, '7 o'clock,' that's fine, that's logistics but, 'What's up?' Get real! Pick up a phone!
I do talk like a truck driver sometimes, or I curse. What can I say?
I have a strange combination of fearlessness and massive insecurity.
I have a good support system of friends and family.
I like arts and crafts.
I live in L.A., so I go to basketball games. But I love baseball.
I want you to laugh and cry. That's what I do.
I wasn't like a girly girl. I was a tomboy.
My brother and sister were much older. They were planned. I was not planned for. I was called the mistake, amongst other things.
I have a grandson who is 20. He's a computer guy. I'm worried that he can't communicate without his machine. They have no personal contact with people. That's the bad part of technology.
Look at YouTube, how many talented people there are. It's a whole new world of how to express yourself. I don't know how to work that world, but take advantage of it.
Yankee Stadium was the only thing we had in the Bronx. It was an institution.
I do feel it's important to entertain people. I try to.
I think everyone's mother is slightly nuts.
I'll try anything. What are they gonna do, kick me out of show business?
I'm not the most positive person.
Once I commit to something, I complete it. If I say 'no,' I mean 'no.' I just have to learn how to say 'no' more.
I was born and raised in the Bronx and my grandfather and my brother Garry were huge Yankees fans. One of my first memories is of them listening to a game on the radio and screaming at the radio. My brother would cry when they lost, and when I was really little, I didn't know why he was crying.
We all used to collect baseball cards that came with bubble gum. You could never get the smell of gum off your cards, but you kept your Yankees cards pristine.
I don't startle easily.
I have season tickets to the Lakers and the Clippers.
I tell stories so only the independents do that and they don't pay you that much. I'd rather do TV or an HBO movie.
I don't know one lens from another. That's not my job. It's the cinematographer's job. But I can talk to people.
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