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  1. Feminism Flashback: Remember When the World Freaked Out About Murphy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VH1

    November 14 will mark 26 years since the CBS sitcom Murphy Brown hit the airwaves. The series, which ran for 10 seasons and won 18 Emmy Awards , also happened to be at the forefront of a political firestorm in its heyday.

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  2. TV's Renaissance for Strong Women Is Happening in a Surprising PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Atlantic

    ... Amy Brenneman and Candice Bergen both made themselves into major stars of the form on Judging Amy and Murphy Brown . Sarah Michelle Gellar routinely kicked vampire butt as the titular Buffy the Vampire Slayer on The WB. Long before that, Mary Tyler ...

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  3. The culture wars are back, and this time, everyone can winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Washington Post

    L: Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown in 1992. R: Media critic Anita Sarkeesian in 2013.

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  4. Broadway Legend Marian Seldes Dies Aged 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | LBC 97.3

    ... Patinkin and Christopher Reeve. On television she appeared in Nurse Jackie and played Candice Bergen's aunt in Murphy Brown and Mr Big's mother in Sex And The City. In 1995, she was inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame, marking 50 years in the ...

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  5. Teri Orr: Wear oh where...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Park Record

    ... clothes are gone. To explain, let me first take you back to a popular television show in the '90s called "Murphy Brown." Candice Bergen played a news reporter, over 40 and single, who had no real life outside her crazy job. She hired a man to ...

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  6. Gasp! Thom Hartmann Asks Whether Hollywood Glorifies ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | NewsBusters.org

    ... during the 1992 campaign when Vice President Dan Quayle criticized the title character of the TV sitcom "Murphy Brown" for having a baby out of wedlock and trumpeting it as just another "lifestyle choice." The reaction from the left was immediate, ...

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  7. Gasp! Thom Hartmann Asks Whether Hollywood Glorifies ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | NewsBusters.org

    ... during the 1992 campaign when Vice President Dan Quayle criticized the title character of the TV sitcom "Murphy Brown" for having a baby out of wedlock and trumpeting it as just another "lifestyle choice." The reaction from the left was immediate, ...

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  8. Sting, Tom Hanks among Kennedy Center honoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... appeared in Robert Altman's "Nashville" and "9 to 5" with Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton. On TV, she had roles in "Murphy Brown" and "The West Wing," among others. Now she is working on a Netflix series, co-starring with Fonda in "Grace and Frankie."

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  9. Lifetime Casts Five-Time Emmy Winner in Hotel Heir Murder MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Television Week

    ... nominee, most recently for "Behind the Candelabra," while Bergen is a five-time Emmy winner for her run on "Murphy Brown" through the mid-1990s. Bergen has a total of nine Emmy nominations, including two for "Boston Legal." Lowe will portray Ben ...

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  10. Rob Lowe, Candice Bergen, Paz Vega to Take on Narcy Novack Story for LifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the Candelabra telepic. The Parks and Recreation alum is repped by WME, Brillstein and O'Melveny & Myers. Murphy Brown alum Bergen and Oscar nominee ( Starting Over ) most recently had roles on The Michael J. Fox Show, House and Boston Legal . The ...

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  11. EMMYS: Voters Find Little Sympathy In Contenders' BackstoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Deadline

    ... to a show's genesis story, "the sympathy, rah-rah vote exists," observes Brooks. When Candice Bergen and Murphy Brown were the butt of then-Vice President Dan Quayle's family values speech in 1992, both the show and Bergen nabbed Emmys. When Jon ...

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  12. Lily Tomlin begins her reign at MGM Grand tonight till November 18thRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... the hilarious six-year-old in the big rocking chair. Tomlin also played the boss on the popular CBS series " Murphy Brown "; is heard as the voice of Ms. Frizzle on the children's animated series " The Magic School Bus "; appeared as Will's boss on ...

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  13. Happy Birthday, Candice Bergen, Film and Television StarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2010 | FindingDulcinea

    ... films in the 1960s and 1970s. But it wasn't until her 10-year run on television as broadcast journalist Murphy Brown that she became a household name. Candice Bergen was born into a famous Hollywood family on May 9, 1946; her father, Edgar Bergen, ...

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  14. Signature sign-offsRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... commentary. It was such a hit that, in 1989, Ellerbee guest-starred as herself in an episode of the hit sitcom Murphy Brown. In the episode, TV journalist Murphy Brown, as played by Candice Bergen, accuses Ellerbee of stealing the famous catchphrase ...

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    May 19, 2014 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    'MURPHY BROWN:' Candice Bergen, who plays the role of a single parent on the television comedy series "Murphy Brown," relaxes on the set of her Emmy-winning show.

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    May 18, 2014 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    'MURPHY BROWN:' Candice Bergen, who plays the role of a single parent on the television comedy series "Murphy Brown," relaxes on the set of her Emmy-winning show.

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  17. Encore Channel celebrates Mother's Day with Murphy Brown marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    You know you are going to anyway. The cast of 'Murphy Brown': a 25th anniversary event at Museum of Modern Art on December 11, 2013 in New York City.

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  18. 'Murphy Brown: A 25th Anniversary Special,' TV reviewRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | New York Daily News

    It's good to get reacquainted with Candice Bergen's show, one of TV's best, if often overlooked, sitcoms WE DON'T learn much that's new from this 25th-anniversary retrospective on "Murphy Brown."

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  19. Family Structure Impacts the Economy and Compounds Income InequalityRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... across all demographic groups. Those of a certain age will remember when Vice President Dan Quayle criticized Murphy Brown for her choice to have a baby out of wedlock; his point was diminished by the fact that Murphy Brown was a fictional character ...

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