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  1. I'm afraid you're just too darn loud.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MetaFilter

    ... by Robert Zemeckis (who was fresh off Romancing The Stone ), starred Michael J. Fox (Alex P. Keaton of TV's Family Ties ) and was produced by Steven Spielberg. However, Back To The Future had a trick up its sleeve that eventually gave it bulletproof ...

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  2. Michael J. Fox to put spotlight on new OhioHealth neurological centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Norwalk Reflector

    Last month, when Michael J. Fox appeared on Late Show With David Letterman, the talk-show host referred to April as Parkinson's Awareness Month. Since making his Parkinson's diagnosis public in 1998, the actor - known for roles on the sitcom Family Ties and in the Back to the Future movies - has elevated the profile of the disorder and helped raise money to fund research to find a cure.

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  3. Michael J. Fox Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    There was already another Michael A. Fox in the Screen Actors' Guild, so he changed his middle initial to a "J" in honor of actor Michael J. Pollard. Best known for his roles as Alex P. Keaton on TV's "Family Ties" and as Marty McFly in the "Back to the Future" trilogy.

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  4. These Bisexual Hollywood Actresses Have Married Men And WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Externals

    ... the Hollywood funny woman announced that she was gay. She married her partner, Alex Sykes, that same year. "Family Ties" actress Meredith Baxter was married to three men before realizing she was a lesbian. She had two children with her first ...

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  5. Deminski & Doyle listeners select 18 favorite TV moms - Who do you like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    As we wrap up Mother's Day 2015, Jeff and Bill want to know who you think is the best mom in TV history. Jeff's choice is Norma Arnold from The Wonder Years and Bill's is Elyse Keaton from Family Ties .

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  6. 11 Queer Women Who Were Once With MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Advocate

    ... love for a woman. Former TV mom Meredith Baxter, best known for her role as Elyse Keaton on the '80s sitcom Family Ties, made headlines in 2009 when she came out as a lesbian. Baxter talks of her previous marriage with David Birney as a "physically ...

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  7. 5 Reasons We Love Jay Leno On The Comedian's 65th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Switched

    ... Golden Anniversary! Michael J. Fox and his future wife, actress Tracy Pollan, first met each other on the set of Family Ties, where she portrayed Ellen Reed. Who will ever forget that romantic dance they shared to the tune of "At This Moment"? ...

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  8. There's no 'right way' to come out in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Mashable

    ... to The New York Times . When Bragman worked with Meredith Baxter, the actress famous for her role on the sitcom Family Ties , the tabloid press had tried to out her. She soon appeared on The Today Show to discuss her sexuality, and went on to write ...

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  9. Big spender! Michael J. Fox and wife Tracy Pollan pay $2,000 for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... 1982 to 1987, he won three Emmy Awards. He won the part after Matthew Broderick turned it down. Big spender! The Family Ties actor bid $2,000 on a prize during an auction to raise funds for New York City's food banks The Can Do Awards soiree was a ...

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  10. Michael J. Fox is always looking upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... characters such as teen heartthrobs like Marty McFly from the "Back to the Future" series, Alex P. Keaton on "Family Ties," and Scott Howard in "Teen Wolf" (1985). But even after years of adult roles and TV characters (most notably Mike Flaherty on ...

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  11. The Babadook, Class of 1984, Tales of Terror among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Creative Loafing

    ... film as Terry Corrigan, a chipper yet cautious biology teacher who eventually snaps, and that's a chubby, pre- Family Ties Michael J. Fox (billed here as simply Michael Fox) as Arthur, one of Norris' good (read: law-abiding) students. Lester ...

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  12. Michael J Fox, 53, reveals he has no interest in carrying his own...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... got that going for you,' joked Fox, not missing a beat Fox, who was one of TV's biggest stars in the 1980s with Family Ties, added, 'My health is good.' He has been very vocal about Parkinson's Disease and has had numerous operations to slow the ...

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  13. Kentucky Couple Married 73 Years Dies Just Minutes Apart In Separate Nursing HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Switched

    ... more all-American wiseasses. She's a film and TV actress whose most notable role was playing Fox's girlfriend on Family Ties. They're both heavily involved in funding research for Parkinson's Disease, which Fox has been battling since 1991. How they ...

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  14. Jane Fonda & Lily Tomlin Are An Odd Couple In This New Netflix ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... eye out for funny ladies June Diane Raphael and Brooklyn Decker, along with familiar faces like Michael Gross ( Family Ties ), Corbin Bernsen ( L.A. Law ), Barry Bostwick ( Spin City ), Christine Lahti ( Chicago Hope ), and Joe Morton (Papa Pope on ...

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  15. Longmont physician Gregory Jaramillo won't let Parkinson's push him into a closetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    ... the 5-foot, 4-inch tall Michael J. Fox who starred in movies such as "Back to the Future" in 1985 and NBC's "Family Ties" show between 1982 and 1989, could feel shorter due to the disease. The Parkinson's diagnosis he got in 1991 at age 30 makes him ...

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  16. Daytime Emmys 2015 to include online soaps and streaming services for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Age

    ... actor category delivers the strongest pedigree of any category, with television icons such as Meredith Baxter ( Family Ties ), Sally Kellerman ( Star Trek ), Donna Mills ( Knots Landing ) and Ray Wise ( Twin Peaks ) nominated for guest roles in ...

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  17. 'Coach' returns to NBC: Does bringing back network stars work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... failures of this strategy - the network premiered "The Michael J. Fox Show," featuring the star of NBC's "Family Ties," and "Sean Saves the World," starring "Will and Grace" actor Sean Hayes, in 2013 and both were quickly canceled. Similarly, NBC ...

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  18. The 6 Big Benefits Of Getting Married MidlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Switched

    ... Golden Anniversary! Michael J. Fox and his future wife, actress Tracy Pollan, first met each other on the set of Family Ties, where she portrayed Ellen Reed. Who will ever forget that romantic dance they shared to the tune of "At This Moment"? ...

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  19. Will Parks and Recreation Be the Last Great NBC Comedy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... the network's success in the '80s and '90s-two hours of sitcoms, followed by a hit drama. The sitcoms included Family Ties , Cheers, The Cosby Show , Night Court, A Different World , Seinfeld, Friends , and Will & Grace, while the dramas counted ...

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  20. Switched at Birth Recap 2/24/15: Season 4 Episode 8 "Art Like Love Is Dedication"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    ... severe storm warning forced everyone to hunker down indoors, Kathryn's mom Bonnie (guest star Meredith Baxter, "Family Ties") came for a visit, bringing her friend Lucille (guest star Joanna Cassidy, "Six Feet Under"), and delivered some unexpected ...

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