Viet Thanh Nguyen

Pianist Sarah Cahill plays contemporary works in a recital at Hotel Rex presented by San Francisco Performances. (Courtesy Marianne La Rochelle)
Pianist Sarah Cahill plays contemporary works in a recital at Hotel Rex presented by San Francisco Performances. (Courtesy Marianne La Rochelle)
Comic Ronn Vigh hosts a gay and gay-friendly standup show at the Punch Line. (Courtesy photo)
Comic Ronn Vigh hosts a gay and gay-friendly standup show at the Punch Line. (Courtesy photo)
Actress Doris Roberts, pictured in 2003 in Los Angeles, was best known for playing the meddling mom on “Everybody Loves Raymond.”  (AP/Nick Ut)

Scoop: Fond farewell to everybody’s favorite mom Doris Roberts

Doris Roberts, the heart and soul of “Everybody Loves Raymond,” once said…

Actress Doris Roberts, pictured in 2003 in Los Angeles, was best known for playing the meddling mom on “Everybody Loves Raymond.”  (AP/Nick Ut)