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  1. To Kill a Mockingbird opens June 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    A poignant look at justice and the human spirit as told through the eyes of a young girl, Christopher Sergel 's stage adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird , the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee , continues this summer's " Americana " season at Will Geer's Theatricum Botanicum , opening June 13 at 7:30 p.m. In a small Southern town during the Great Depression, the idyllic childhood of eight-year old Scout and her brother Jem is changed forever when their lawyer-father defends a poor black man accused of raping a white woman. Through the drama of the trial and its aftermath, the children experience the harsh realities of prejudice that surround them.

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  2. Bye to Classic Late Night: Letterman's CBS Tenure Bow Ends a Talk Show EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    In a melancholy nostalgic low key final show befitting his exit last Wednesday night, the lord of bold irreverent humor and stupid pet tricks hung up his cue cards and relieved his band and gang of writers to walk off into the sunset of comic legend retirement. It was a 33 year ride that accompanied a tactless soap opera of talk show dynasty star power.

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  3. This Just InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    Lorna Luft with Katie Schofield as themselves and in character as, respectively, the Wicked Witch of the West and Dorothy Gale. Having moments ago finished a series on the movie Journey Back to Oz , in which Liza Minnelli recreated the role of Dorothy Gale, made world famous by her mother Judy Garland, I have just discovered something I am surprised I didn't learn of while researching the many stage adaptations of The Wizard of Oz .

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  4. De Niro tells NY arts graduates 'You have to keep working'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    Robert De Niro urged new graduates at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts on Friday to keep fighting to create careers in the arts even though it probably would have been easier if they had picked something more practical. "The graduates in accounting? They all have jobs.

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  5. UFC agrees to multi-year partnership with the DISH NetworkRead the original story

    Friday | MMAFighting.com

    The contract dispute that kept UFC 186 : Horiguchi vs. Johnson from airing on the DISH Network has been resolved just a day before UFC 187 . On Friday it was announced via the UFC's website that Saturday's pay-per-view event will be available for purchase on the satellite service.

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  6. UFC 187 Johnson vs. Cormier: Live updates from the weigh-ins FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times-Picayune

    Lafayette native Daniel Cormier fights Anthony Johnson for the UFC light heavyweight Championship Saturday night and Chris Weidman defends his middleweight title against Vitor Belfort Saturday night. You must, however, have a NOLA.com account and be signed in to participate .

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  7. How Nicole Kidman's Grace of Monaco Went From Oscar Hopeful to Lifetime MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    We don't mean her upcoming HBO series with Reese Witherspoon and David E. Kelley. On Monday at 9/8c, her film Grace of Monaco , in which she plays actress-turned-Princess of Monaco Grace Kelly , will quietly premiere on Lifetime.

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  8. David Letterman's last show: Highest ratings since 1994, viewer reactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    David Letterman wrapped up his three decades-plus late-night TV career Wednesday with a final "Late Show with David Letterman" that was a master class in how to do a finale. It was warm without being schmaltzy, funny but affectionate, and featured some big names without turning into a self-indulgent parade of star cameos.

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  9. Netflix to wish you 'A Very Murray Christmas' this DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Netflix announced on Friday that the comedic actor will star in "A Very Murray Christmas" on the service this upcoming December. According to the company, the hour-long special will be "an homage to the classic variety show" and will feature Murray playing himself in all of his sardonic glory.

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  10. Review: Mariel Hemingway's troubled family is at the center of her 'Out Came the Sun' MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    Born into one of America's best-known families, Mariel Hemingway grew up with the advantage of sharing the name of her grandfather Ernest and the burden of growing up in a family as dysfunctional as it was famous. "Out Came the Sun" is her memoir of growing up Hemingway, flirting with an intermittently successful film career, having a number of difficult relationships and finally of finding her own voice -- a progression toward self-awareness evident in the strength of writing later in her book.

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  11. UFC 187 Embedded Ep. 5: Cowboy Takes the Bull by the HornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MMA Weekly

    On Episode 5 of UFC 187 Embedded, Donald Cerrone faces a rodeo bull ahead of his matchup with John "The Bull" Makdessi . Light heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson combines oxygen and iron into his pre-fight regimen.

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  12. 'Run, Forrest, Run!' Michigan Man Follows Iconic Movie Character's Steps to Fight Global PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    Like the fictional Forrest Gump, Barclay Oudersluys is running across the country. Unlike Forrest, there's a particular reason for the trek.

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  13. Cuba Gooding, Jr. Transforms into O.J. Simpson for American Crime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | VH1

    The upcoming FX miniseries American Crime Story: The People V OJ Simpson won't debut until next year, but they've started principal photography and we've got an early look at the cast in full Simpson trial regalia . Other cast members include Jordana Brewster as Denise Brown, Selma Blair as Kris Jenner , Connie Britton as Faye Resnick , Malcolm-Jamal Warner as Al Cowlings and Sex and the City 's Evan Handler as Alan Dershowitz .

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  14. Fandango Celebrates 'Terminator Genisys' Advance Tickets On Sale with ...Read the original story

    Friday | Boxoffice

    One of Summer's Most Anticipated Blockbuster Movies Opens in Theaters on July 1 LOS ANGELES - Fandango, the nation's leading digital destination for moviegoers and fans, announced that advance tickets are now on sale for "Terminator Genisys," one of the summer's most anticipated blockbusters from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions, a full six weeks before the action-adventure's release date on July 1. To celebrate the launch of advance tickets on sale, fans who purchase "Terminator Genysis" tickets on Fandango will be automatically entered into Fandango's Terminator Genisys 3D Printer Sweepstakes for a chance to win a MakerBot Desktop 3D Printer.

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  15. Swoosie Kurtz On 'Mike & Molly,' Mom And Her First Tony Award NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: I met Swoosie Kurtz for the first time in the brief lull between her first Tony nomination and her first win. Almost immediately I asked her to marry me.

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  16. Watch Bill Murray Bring the Yuletide Cheer in the 'A Very Murray Christmas' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Movies.com

    We love to spend the holidays with Bill Murray . There's Ghostbusters II on New Year's Eve, Hyde Park on Hudson on President's Day, Groundhog Day on Groundhog Day and, of course, Scrooged at Christmas*.

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  17. Meet the Cast of James Gunn's The Belko ExperimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ComingSoon.net

    All this week, G uardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has been posting to Facebook casting announcements for his upcoming action horror thriller The Belko Experiment . Gunn writes and produces the feature, which is set to be directed by Wolf Creek 's Greg McLean.

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  18. DOGBERRY: Vodafone boss Vittorio Colao lapses into meaningless guff ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Constable Dogberry in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing mangles every word he utters - and so do many business leaders. Like crossed lines in phone calls of old, this is a jumble of two separate things: being good value, and being a good price.

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  19. Harvey Milk and a Lesser Known HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    Today is Harvey Milk Day, when we commemorate the birth of the first true gay activist, Harvey Milk, born on this date in 1930. Harvey became the first openly gay man to be elected to public office in California.

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  20. Ed Sheehan Sing With Kermit The Frog Takes You Into The WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star999.com

    You may have seen a lot red noses in your Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds yesterday. No, has nothing to do with Patch Adams or the circus.

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