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Marilu Henner's Incredible Memory — and Her Tips for Improving Yours

Unable to forget anything, the actress is a consultant on the CBS crime drama 'Unforgettable'

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Although Marilu Henner made her name playing gutsy, sexy, red-haired divorced mother Elaine O'Connor-Nardo on the TV series Taxi (1978-1983), she has a much more impressive claim to fame: Henner has Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory, or H-SAM — the ability to recall the slightest details of nearly every day she has lived. There are 13 known cases worldwide. … Back to Article

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MEM'RIES — THE WAY WE ARE: Pultizer Prize-winning cartoonist Walt Handelsman begins a series of 'Toons about the vicissitudes of aging, and the need for keeping our sense of humor during the process. Laugh along with him, and share his videos with your friends.

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