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Monday Mar 31 | Forward

Marlo Thomas Made Me the Man I Am Today

Forty years ago, when Marlo Thomas met with executives at ABC Television after turning in the final cut of "Free to Be... You and Me," the one-hour special they'd commissioned based on her best-selling children's album, they told her, in that way the business people who control our media so often do, that they loved it and that she had to utterly ... (more)

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Mon Mar 17, 2014

Television Week

Star of Hit 1960s TV Series Mines Internet Gold From a Largely Ignored Demo

An actress known for her role on a 1960s comedy series has become what The New York Times calls "an unlikely innovator on Internet TV."

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy, That Girl, Family, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, Marlo Thomas

Wed Mar 12, 2014

Time

Free to Bea You and Me's 40th Birthday Bash

Marlo Thomas and friends look back on the Gen-X-feminism icon and what it has and hasn't changed.

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Tue Mar 11, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

'Free to Be' Didn't Emasculate You

The delightfully trippy television special has been mocked as feminist propaganda disguised as entertainment.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Family, Animation Movies, Musical Movies, That Girl, Comedy, Marlo Thomas

Time

'Free to Be' Boys and Girls: 40 Years After the Failed Gender Revolution

And, amazingly, kids and adults have yet to morph into mutually respectful, non-gendered human persons.

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Related Topix: Family, Animation Movies, Musical Movies, Kids, Activism, Cooperstown, NY

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