Topic: Gomer Pyle
Andy Griffith, who starred in family TV favorites "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Matlock," died today at age 86. His career spanned more than 50 years, but he was best known as Sheriff Andy Taylor.
A household move reminds the Monitor's language columnist how short words can be the most intense.
George Lindsey, an Alabama native and veteran, was a teacher and coach before turning to acting on the stage, television and films.