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September 15: Happy Birthday Robert Benchley!

September 15: Happy Birthday, Robert Benchley ! "It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing. But I couldn't give it up because by then I was too famous. " Text on ©2001-2012 OTRCAT INC All Rights Reser The humorous Robert Charles Benchley wrote numerous whismsical whirlwinds. He once wrote, "I had just dozed off into a stupor when I heard what I thought was myself talking to myself. I didn't pay much attention to it, as I knew practically everything I would have to say to myself, and wasn't particularly interested. In addition to being a genius joke writer, Benchley was also a well-loved actor of the screen and radio. (Source = Robert Benchley Radio Recordings )