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  1. MomentumFOR REALRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Today would be Carroll O'Connor's birthday. In the person of Archie Bunker, starring in "All in the Family," a sitcom in the 70s, he personified an American bigot.

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  2. Women lawyers group asks NBC to cancel 'Bad Judge,' a...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... She added that studies found the show was counterproductive in that area. (The show was actually called All in the Family .) "To the bigoted viewers, Archie Bunker was funny and speaking truths," Baker continued. "It is for this reason that I ...

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  3. MomentumFOR REALRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Today would be Carroll O'Connor's birthday. In the person of Archie Bunker, starring in "All in the Family," a sitcom in the 70s, he personified an American bigot.

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  4. TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens a bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... and Son," "Maude," "Good Times," "The Jeffersons," "One Day at a Time" and the show that started it all, "All in the Family," whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife "stifle it." "I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  5. VIDEO: Which All in the Family Scene Still Makes Norman Lear Cry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    TV writer-producer Norman Lear is a true pioneer - not only in the sense that he created such legendary sitcoms as All in the Family , Maude and The Jeffersons , but also because he tackled topics such as menopause, impotence and even transgender issues when they were still taboo. In an interview with Katie Couric , Lear, 92, says he still chokes up when watching the All in the Family scene in which Edith discusses her friend Beverly - whom Lear describes as "a transsexual, a man who'd become a woman" - getting murdered.

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  6. Norman Lear is unstifled in his new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | HeraldNet

    ... and Son,' 'Maude,' 'Good Times,' 'The Jeffersons,' 'One Day at a Time' and the show that started it all, 'All in the Family,' whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife 'stifle it.' 'I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  7. Book Review: 'Even This I Get to Experience': Norman Lear...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Huntington News

    ... him with a spatula, until, at the age of 14 he decked her.' (from my review). Lear, whose creations -- "All In The Family", "Maude", "The Jeffersons, " "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman," "Good Times," "Sanford and Son," "Fernwood 2 Night" -- changed TV ...

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  8. TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens a bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Republic

    ... Son," ''Maude," ''Good Times," ''The Jeffersons," ''One Day at a Time" and the show that started it all, "All in the Family," whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife "stifle it." "I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  9. TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens memoir at 92 of well-lived show-biz lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Brandon Sun

    ... Son," ''Maude," ''Good Times," ''The Jeffersons," ''One Day at a Time" and the show that started it all, "All in the Family," whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife "stifle it." "I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  10. NYET310-918_1978_000000_high.jpgRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Son," ''Maude," ''Good Times," ''The Jeffersons," ''One Day at a Time" and the show that started it all, "All in the Family," whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife "stifle it." "I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  11. TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear, 92, pens memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | CTV

    ... and Son," "Maude," "Good Times," "The Jeffersons," "One Day at a Time" and the show that started it all, "All in the Family," whose patriarch would make famous Herman Lear's own habitual demand that his wife "stifle it." "I wanted to run as far as I ...

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  12. TV innovator Norman Lear tells life story, visits PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Philly.com

    The title of Norman Lear's new memoir, Even This I Get to Experience , doesn't exactly roll off the tongue. What's this this the visionary creator of All in The Family and The Jeffersons gets to experience? Can we have it, too? Speaking on the phone from a book-tour stop in Washington, D.C., Lear says he's been able to get through life's challenges, disappointments, and tragedies by remembering that even the worst event is an experience, an opportunity for learning, for growing.

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  13. MomentumFOR REALRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Today would be Carroll O'Connor's birthday. In the person of Archie Bunker, starring in "All in the Family," a sitcom in the 70s, he personified an American bigot.

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  14. All in the Family's Progressive MessagesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Vanity Fair

    "You're an individual, too, Ma, and you have to be free to do your own thing." That's Gloria Stivic counseling her mother Edith Bunker on a Season 1 episode of All in the Family , the pioneering sitcom created by Norman Lear that ran on CBS for nine seasons starting in 1971.

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  15. An interview with Norman Lear, creator of 'All in the Family'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Newsday

    ... 52 missions; after the war, a writer for Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin; finally the writer and creator of "All in the Family," among so many other series (including "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman," "The Jeffersons," "Maude," "Fernwood Tonight"...) He ...

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  16. Those Were the Days: Norman Lear's Memoir Pubs TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | GalleyCat

    "This is, flat out, one of the best Hollywood memoirs ever writtena An absolute treasure," raves Booklist in a starred review of Norman Lear 's memoir, Even This I Get to Experience . The creator of such iconic and unprecedented hit shows as " All in the Family ," "Maude," "Good Times," "The Jeffersons," and "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman," Lear reinvented television comedy in the '70s.

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  17. Rob ReinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | NNDB

    As a performer, Rob Reiner greatest fame came from All in the Family , where he played the lovable but longwinded liberal Michael Stivic, Carroll O'Connor and Jean Stapleton 's son-in-law and Sally Struthers ' husband. Later in his career he morphed into a director, and crafted many people's favorite films from the late 1980s to the mid-1990s, including the near-perfect fairy tale The Princess Bride with Cary Elwes and Mandy Patinkin , the 1950s adolescent memoir Stand By Me with the young River Phoenix , the quintessential romance When Harry Met Sally with Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan , and the brilliant mock rockumentary This Is Spinal Tap , featuring such timeless tunes as "Big Bottoms" and "Lick My Love Pump."

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  18. TV Giant Norman Lear Shares Gems From 92 Years Of 'Experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | WNED

    In addition to producing TV sitcoms such as All in the Family and The Jeffersons , Norman Lear has also worked as a social and political activist. When All In The Family debuted on CBS back in 1971, it was an instant hit.

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  19. All in a Moment: Big Family, One TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Jersey Journal

    We watched shows like The Jeffersons and All in the Family and the Honeymooners , and the nightly news, of course. We were eight years old, my twin brother and I, the youngest in a big old Irish-American family that owned one television.

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  20. Book Review: Even This I Get to ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... new medium in the '50s and expand its potential in the '70s with a string of bold blockbuster sitcoms ( All in the Family , Sanford and Son , and The Jeffersons , to name a few), dreamed of breaking into showbiz as a publicist. After a childhood ...

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