Naples Florida weekly

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Naples Florida weekly : your news and entertainment source
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V. 1 no. 1 (October 2, 2008) -

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ROGER WILLIAMS A2 OPINION A4 15 MINUTES A6 NAPLES HISTORY A10 BUSINESS B1 NETWORKING B7 & 8 REAL ESTATE B10 ARTS C1 EVENTS C6 MOVIE REVIEW C11 SOCIETY C23, 24 & 25 CUISINE C27 PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID FORT MYERS, FL PERMIT NO. 715 Vol. I, No. 46 FREE WEEK OF AUGUST 20-26, 2009 DATED MATERIAL PLEASE RUSH POSTMASTER REQUESTED IN-HOME DELIVERY DATE: AUGUST 20, 2009 POSTAL CUSTOMERRepo man A once-lucrative business has tailed off recently. B1 He saw the futureWesley Downing was a Naples pioneer who recognized great thing. A10 Lucky dogsCanines and their companions enjoy Yappy Hour at The Dock, and more fun things around town. C23, 24 & 25 Pier PressureSweet Art Gallery showcases local landmarks. C1 PierPressure BY BILL CORNWELLbcornwell@ S HE DEPARTED THIS LIFE, SIR DONALD Wolfit, a zesty British thespian, is said to have pulled a protg close and uttered these now famous words: Dying is easy; comedy is hard. Whether Sir Donald actually made this marvelous deathbed utterance is a matter of some debate, but for our purposes, it is of little consequence where or from whom it originated, for it is beyond dispute that comedy the art of making another person laugh is excruciatingly difficult. The primary means of eliciting a laugh is through the telling of a joke. As most of us learned long ago, a joke is only as good as the person conveying it. We all know people who can tell a perfectly rotten joke and bring the house down, while others can mangle the funniest of tales, leaving their audience stonefaced and staring at their shoes. But virtually all of us are irresistibly drawn to jokes. We love to laugh and to make othersATHE BEST JOKES IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA The inaugural Naples International Film Festival will open with a Hollywood-style, red carpet gala Thursday, Nov. 5, at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. The announcement was made last week by festival founders Eric Raddatz, Dan Linehan and Rowan Samuel. The black-tie evening will include an independent film premiere along with additional entertainment and the chance to mix and mingle with directors, producers and stars from the indie films that will be featured at the three-day festival. Were so excited to be partnering with Myra (Daniels, president and CEO of the Phil) and the Phil, Mr. Raddatz, executive director, says. We have an ongoing somewhat insatiable desire to vitalize the local Film festival opening set for the PhilLAUGHMAKE EM SEE JOKES, A8 SEE PHIL, A12 COURTESY PHOTOThe Naples International Film Festival opening night gala will take place Nov. 5 at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. Ha! Ha! Some pretty good jokes A8&9 >>inside: FLORIDA WEEKLY STAFF REPORT_________________________