Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
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30 Years Ago: ‘Newhart’ Last Episode Makes TV History
Finale spoofed 'Dallas' by making it all a dream from comedian's previous series.
Sammy Hagar Says Concerts Can’t Wait for a COVID-19 Vaccine
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Watch Jerry Stiller in Rush’s Tour Videos
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