Kennedy Center Honorees include Springsteen and DeNiro

I’m so glad they are honoring Dave Brubeck, too. It’s long overdue for him. I only found out recently that he is a convert to Catholicism.

"Start spinning “Born in the U.S.A.” The Kennedy Center unfolded its 2009 roster of five Kennedy Center honorees this morning, led by two quintessential leaders of the bands, Bruce Springsteen and Dave Brubeck.

Also to be honored this year, the center announced, are actor Robert De Niro, writer-director Mel Brooks and opera singer Grace Bumbry. "

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