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6 hrs ago | KTAR

Repaving to close part of Arizona highway 89A

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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10 hrs ago | The Economist

American cinema: A man in full

John Wayne: The Life and Legend. By Scott Eyman. Simon and Schuster; 512 pages; $32.50 and A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk SOON after his 57th birthday, John Wayne learned that he had a big cancerous tumour on his left lung.

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13 hrs ago | The Papillion Times

Tommy Lee Jones made a Nebraska western, and here's the trailer

"The Homesman," an upcoming western from writer/director/actor Tommy Lee Jones, looks like something close to a sure thing.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival Tickets Now Open to the Public

Tickets for the 3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival, hosted by LOOK Cinemas and benefiting John Wayne Cancer Foundation, will open to the public at noon today.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patch.com

John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Mandela Family, Dr....

Broadway Actor Davis Gaines Performed; J.R. Martinez Served as Master of Ceremonies The Mandela Family was honored with the "True Grit" Humanitarian Award at the 29th annual Odyssey Ball on Saturday, April 5, at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills.

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KTAR

Arizona utility says it's in shape to keep power going during wildfire season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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CNN

Belt Buckles Made Famous In Movies And TV Shows

A belt, though a very simple and small item, is considered by many fashion authorities as a mark of one's style sense.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Enter Stage Right

Hollywood's real heroes

Going unnoticed amid last week's entertainment news-the various selfies and jokes of jester-in-chief Barack Obama-came news that, according to a Harris poll , John Wayne is currently the seventh most favorite actor in America.

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Salon

The right's twisted symbol: John Wayne and conservatives' lost dignity

"Professional American," wrote Greil Marcus in "John Wayne Listening." "He wears the mantle of Manifest Destiny easily, happy to represent America to the world, to itself, and to himself."

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The American Conservative

John Waynea s Lost Legacy

Major General Graves B. Erskine and John Wayne on Set of "Sands of Iwo Jima," 1949.

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Free Republic

John Wayne's "The Alamo" in 8.5 minutes with Original Soundtrack

Thanks for posting this. A great film further enhanced by Dimitri Tiomkin's unforgettable music score.

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Examiner.com

On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's stories become movies

On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's Publishes Two Short Stories Which Become Movies-A First On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's Publishes Two Short Stories Which Become Movies-A First On this day, April 10, 1937 "Collier's" magazine published two short stories which would later become motion pictures; a ... (more)

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

New books go to heart of star power of Shirley Temple, John Wayne

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America.

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KTAR

Specialist: No impending close to Valley allergy season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Save The Quiet Cottage

Back in the 1952 film 'The Quiet Man', which starred John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in the John Ford classic, there was a small cottage which currently lies in ruins.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

KTAR

Arizona students filling up on free breakfast before AIMS test

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

WIXY-FM Champaign

Rolling Stones

ROLLING STONES: On this day in 1962 Mick Jagger and Keith Richards met future Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones at a London blues club.

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TheDailyBeast.com

The Man Who Became John Wayne

Scott Eyman's new life of the actor John Wayne portrays an extremely complicated man who invented his own public persona and played it beautifully.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Clarion-Ledger

Snake bites rarely fatal but still serious

With misinformation floating around about how to assist a victim of a venomous snake bite, Dr. Robert Cox said it's more about what not to do.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

ScreenCrave

Reviewing Ebert's 'Greatest Films': Rio Bravo

There is so much to praise about Rio Bravo , but let's begin with the story. Written in part by Leigh Brackett, here we have a rare female screenwriter whose credits include The Big Sleep , The Long Goodbye , and none other than The Empire Strikes Back .

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