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15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Trying to share Monument Valley without ruining it

Harold Simpson lets loose a high-pitched wail that breaks the desert silence, an emotional unleashing that harks back to his colorful past here: The whoop echoes off Rain God Mesa and two other red-rock behemoths that jut purposefully from the land.

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Related Topix: Religion, Amish, Western, Drama Movies, The Searchers, Celebrities, Sedona, AZ

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Fort Mill Times

This week in Fort Mill History: July 30

The Indian Land varsity cheerleaders, sponsored by Ginger Pope, were invited to cheer at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Fla.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Even Jeff Bridges Can't Stop Watching The Big Lebowski And 5 Other Things Learned From His AMA

Recently Jeff Bridges made himself available to provide fans with answers to anything and everything and they responded by peppering his Dudeness with an array of oddball queries on Reddit .

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Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities, Jeff Bridges, Rooster Cogburn, Comedy Movies

Fri Jul 25, 2014

MarketWatch

Weekend Sip: A bourbon worthy of John Wayne

The back story: John Wayne was the ultimate western film star, an Oscar-winning actor whose pictures, from "How the West Was Won" to "True Grit," grossed $350-plus million and set a standard that arguably has never been surpassed.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

CultureMap

Big Texas ranch owned by legendary oilwell firefighter has a hot asking price

Red Adair, a Houston oil well firefighter, is famous for fighting many of the oil well fires in Kuwait during the Persian Gulf War.

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Related Topix: Lago Vista, TX, Austin, TX, Hellfighters, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

KTAR

Despite shutdown, Grand Canyon still earns $476M for Arizona

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

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Nevada Appeal

The Krebs-Peterson mansion celebrated it's 100th anniversary on Saturday in Carson City.

A western barbeque was held in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Krebs-Peterson mansion which was featured in the 1976 John Wayne film 'The Shootist.'

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Related Topix: Carson City, NV, Western, Drama Movies, The Shootist, Celebrities

SFGate

John Wayne's heirs suing Duke University in bourbon dispute

Would anybody really confuse Duke University, above, with John "The Duke" Wayne? That's at the crux of a lawsuit.

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Related Topix: The Big Trail, Western, Adventure, Celebrities, Duke University, Newport Beach, CA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita writer's 'John Wayne's World' has formula for fun

Opens Thursday and runs Thursday-Friday-Saturday through Sept. 6. Dinner and show, $28 adults, $24 senior, $22 child.

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KTAR

Phoenix Police chopper pilot is over the moon about her job

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

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Arkansas Times

Traveling Arkansas on the trail of 'True Grit'

'TRUE GRIT' FOOSTEPS: Novelist Charles Porits, shown here with John Wayne in the original movie "True Grit," inspires a road trip.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

He was ugly, strong, and had dignity: Uncovering John Wayne's hidden treasure

John Wayne: The Genuine Article- Inside the legendary actor's personal archive, featuring memories from Hondo, The Cowboys, The Shootist, and a letter from Steve McQueen-slide0 Still physically commanding at age 63, John Wayne is a determined ranch owner in The Cowboys: Photo by David Sutton/MPTV Images With son Ethan, genuine article John Wayne is ... (more)

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Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, The Shootist, Action Movies, Stagecoach, The Cowboys, Celebrities

Waterloo Chronicle

Wichita Lineman

There was a time when Glen Campbell was known for more than having one of the most notorious mug shots on one of those celebrity websites.

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Related Topix: True Grit, Western, Drama Movies, Adventure, Country, Glen Campbell, Celebrities, Delight, AR, Shania Twain

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Texas Highways

Crockett's Coonskin Cap

The Alamo. Utter those words and nearly every Texan sees in their mind an iconic image: rugged and defiant Davy Crockett wearing buckskins and a coonskin cap.

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KTAR

Influx of women, children crossing into US straining border counties' budgets

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

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UKClimbing.com

John Wayne Memorial Crag [Cornwall, England]

The main, steep face is unaffected. Also The Alamo and The Quiet Man are ruined, as the bottom of the overhanging block has fallen down, meaning unless you're 8 feet tall, you've got no chance.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Tesla may be looking at land in southern Dallas for factory

Tesla may be looking at land in southern Dallas County as a possible location for a proposed $5-billion battery factory.

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FireHouse.com

Carter: Getting It All Done Requires a Bit of Time Management

One of my favorite analogies comes from the 1960 John Wayne movie, The Alamo . Do you remember, the scene where Lawrence Harvey, as Colonel Travis, drew a line in the sand and then proceed to invite those who wished to stay and fight Santa Ana's... One of my favorite analogies comes from the 1960 John Wayne movie, The Alamo .

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KTAR

Arizona's US legislators won't back multibillion dollar migrant-child plan

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

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Related Topix: US News, Representative David Schweikert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, us Travel, Travel, True Grit, Western, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Star Press

John Wayne heirs sue university over the name Duke

The Fourth of July went off like a dud at the box office, as the Michael Bay sequel... DURHAM, N.C. - John Wayne's heirs are taking Duke University to court to assert the family's right to market bottles of bourbon branded with the late movie star's nickname, Duke.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Durham, NC, Duke University

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