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“That’s My Job,” Says Dick Van Dyke – Oh, For Such Clarity!

1964 Disney Mary Poppins: Dick Van Dyke leading fantastical dance sequence on the roof

This is a great, truly wonderful read from The New Yorker:  SUPERCALIFRAGILISTIC by Dana Goodyear.  It is about Dick Van Dyke. Go read it right away!

Here’s the way it ends:

On Thanksgiving Day, he appeared at a mission on Skid Row, going from table to table and entertaining the residents while they ate. “I sing and dance,” he said. “That’s my job.”