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1 hr ago | MediaPost

Appreciating 'The Waltons' - Then...

I wouldn't call it a binge, but lately I have been getting reacquainted in a big way with the classic '70s drama "The Waltons" -- a series I recall enjoying in my youth, but one that I hadn't given a lot of thought to since.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Waltons, Emmy Awards, Family, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy, Father Knows Best

5 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

The November Man and Life of Crime

One of the subsidiary pleasures of an old-school spy movie is vicarious globe-trotting.


Related Topix: Short, London, Drama Movies, Serbia and Montenegro, Europe, World News, US News, US Politics

11 hrs ago |

Bill Kerr dead: Australian actor and radio star who appeared on Hancock's Half Hour dies aged 92

The Australian actor and radio star Bill Kerr - who was Tony Hancock's sidekicks - has died at the age of 92. Kerr appeared in Hancock's Half Hour, Doctor Who and The Dam Busters after moving to the UK in the late '40s.


Related Topix: Gallipoli, Drama Movies, War Movies, Action Movies, The Dam Busters, Tony Hancock

12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

'Life of Crime' struggles to bring Elmore Leonard's words to life

Some may pine for George Clooney's chin or Scarlett Johansson's lips, but no body part should be more envied than Elmore Leonard's ear.


Related Topix: Out of Sight, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, George Clooney, Leonard, MI, The Switch

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Wave

Lincoln impersonator will retire from Huntington Civil War re-enactment

HUNTINGTON BEACH Mr. Lincoln will hang his hat on Saturday after 21 years of speaking at the Huntington Beach Civil War Days re-enactment at Huntington Beach Central Park.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Huntington Beach, CA

The Orlando Sentinel

Public agency serves vets better than private market

In his second inaugural address in 1865, Abraham Lincoln urged the nation "to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan."


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Life, Veteran Affairs, Opinion


Illinois Celebrates Loser Adlai Stevenson, Ignores Ronald Reagan

Leave it to leftist Illinois to use a museum dedicated to celebrating Abraham Lincoln, one of the greatest presidents in history, as a platform to celebrate a loser like Adlai Stevenson while at the same time ignoring Ronald Reagan, a native son, big winner, and another greatest president.


Related Topix: Illinois, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies


Re: Farrakhan On Malcolm Shabazz Death: 'FBI Worked To Destroy Him, Malcolm X Legacy' [VIDEO]

During part 20 of his weekly series, The Time And What Must Be Done , Minister Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam answered criticism about his deafening silence on the murder of Malcolm Shabazz , the grandson of iconic human rights activist and revolutionary, Malcolm X .


Related Topix: Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Goshen, NY

State Journal

Here and There

In its 12th season, FCS includes two choirs - Prelude Singers for second and third graders and Concert Singers for fourth through eighth graders.


Related Topix: Versailles, KY, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Frankfort, KY

You say tomato a

What do a pork chop, Abraham Lincoln and Berkeley tie dye have in common? All are the namesakes of tomato varieties, three of the more than 40 grown in and around Chico, and sampled Sunday by an eager crowd at the Tomato Fest.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Chico, CA

Knutsford Guardian

Back to the basics of great storytelling

You have to trust that actors will do your characters justice and when you hand your script to a director you have to trust that they share your vision.


Related Topix: London, Drama Movies, Short, Jason Statham

Wed Aug 27, 2014

New York Post

Buy a piece of pop history at the Madonna memorabilia auction

Material Girls across the world, pull out the cold hard cash. A tidal wave of Madonna's possessions could soon be yours.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Dance, Madonna, Pop/Rock, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, More, Rock-N-Roll

Psychology Today

How Resilient Are You?

He was born in poverty. When his mother died, he dropped out of school to work. He taught himself to read, worked at a series of jobs, and opened a general store with a friend.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln


London Datebook: Forbidden Broadway Hits It Big, Lindsay Lohan Does Mamet & Aussies Strip Down

The days are getting shorter, and in the theater world, that's good news! The fall season is revving up, and this month marks the West End arrival of both Olivier Award-winning veteran Kristin Scott Thomas and stage newbie Lindsay Lohan.


Related Topix: Short, London, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts, Kristin Scott Thomas, Evita, World News, Prince Charles

The Logan County Herald

Lincoln's christening - just the beginning

Today is the 161st anniversary of the christening and official naming of the fledgling town of Lincoln, Illinois.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Lincoln, IL, Illinois, Logan County, IL, Latham, IL

The Logan County Herald

HCP's Safe Ride available for Labor Day weekend

There's a safer alternative to driving for anyone who has too much to drink this holiday weekend.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Lincoln, IL

20140826- Ashley Pratte: Liberals exploiting Ferguson and the death of Michael Brown

An aggregation of NH information by the staff and audience of the New Hampshire Union Leader, The Goffstown News, The Bedford Bulletin, The Hooksett Banner and The Salem Observer.


Related Topix: New Hampshire, Goffstown, NH, Hooksett, NH, Short, London, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Jessica Biel

Tue Aug 26, 2014

East Bay Express

Life of Crime

Detroit, 1978. The dissatisfied, country-clubbing wife of a cheating businessman gets kidnapped for ransom out of her suburban home by a pair of goofball criminals .


Related Topix: We're the Millers, The Switch, Celebrities, Jennifer Aniston, Taken, Entertainment, Television, Out of Sight, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Washington Examiner

Obama tries, but he cannot avoid evil

Ever since Ronald Reagan the warmonger landed in Washington liberals longed for a foreign policy president who was up to their standards, was as "thoughtful" as they were, and understood all their dreams.


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News

Penny Marshall Appeals To School Chief To Halt Cruel Dog Experiments

Veteran actress/director Penny Marshall is publicly appealing to the president of a Detroit, Michigan school to halt cruel heart experiments on dogs after learning a pooch named in honour of her character on Tv sitcom Laverne & Shirley was subjected to the traumatic treatment.


Related Topix: Laverne and Shirley, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Penny Marshall, Detroit, MI