Steve Martin at age 6

In a school photo, here’s little cutie Stephen Glenn Martin — as seen in 1951 or so at age six. We know the boy best as comedian/actor/author/playwright Steve Martin. This wild and crazy guy was born in Waco, Texas on August 14, 1945.

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No, not a Look Who’s Talking prequel

Yes, quite possibly the greatest comeback story in the history of actors falling off the radar, and I choose to open with a joke from his “forgotten” period. Deal with it.

John Travolta has wowed us in everything from Saturday Night Fever to Pulp Fiction to Old Dogs.  (OK, so he wowed us in the last one because it was so bad. Shut up.)

Normally this is where I’d segue into the clever joke I set up in the title, but I’m not going to bother this time –because if you can’t see this one coming, you need to call your optometrist.

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The boy in black

Before Johnny Cash sang about shooting a man in Reno just to watch him die — and way before being portrayed on celluloid by Joaquin Phoenix — Mister Johnny Cash attended Dyess High School in Dyess High School, Dyess, Arkansas.

Here’s how John looked in 1950, years before he ever walked the line.

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Look at the birdie…s

“Okay, Neil — please look over here.” [pause]

“No, over here please.” [long pause]

“Nevermind.” [click]

Thanks to mrflip

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