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  1. Westboro Baptist Church To Protest Indy 500; Calls Jim Nabors 'Poster Child For Sodomy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | On Top Magazine

    ... suit. "Jim Nabors is not the lovable, ho-hum, happy-go-lucky Gomer Pyle clown that he portrayed on the Andy Griffith Show ," Westboro wrote. "Jim Nabors is a poster child for homosexuality and sodomy." The 83-year-old Nabors, who first sang at the ...

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  2. When Father did his best: On-screen single parenthood vs. real lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Star Tribune

    The Andy Griffith Show”: Don Knotts, Ron Howard and Andy Griffith posed for this publicity photo. Of course, there was also Frances Bavier as Aunt Bea. When I was a kid a half century ago, America was home to a tremendous population of ...

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  3. Don Knotts' daughter pays tribute to him on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Karen Knotts, 59, said of the late character actor best known for playing Deputy Barney Fife on "The Andy Griffith Show." "He was a great dresser and a great dancer. He had this ironic wit: He could always crack you up with a slow-rolling line out ...

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  4. Danville to channel TV's Mayberry during 2-day festivalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Hendricks County will serve up a heaping helping of nostalgia this spring with a festival devoted to "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  5. Saunders: Duke hatred has nothing to do with raceRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | News Observer

    ... is so loathed by UNC fans, why N.C. State fans hate UNC and vice versa. In a memorable episode of "The Andy Griffith Show" – shoot, they're all memorable – Andy tried to get to the bottom of a feud between two mountain families. When ...

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  6. 'Hobbit 2' tops new DVD and Blu-ray offersRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... willing to show the horrors built into some characters, and the damage done to all of them. Fans of "The Andy Griffith Show" can continue their collecting of Mayberry adventures on Tuesday with "Mayberry R.F.D.: The Complete First Season" (Warner, ...

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  7. TV Q&a: Not all Andy Griffith movies are out on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Star Tribune

    ... interested in "Angel in My Pocket." A: While Griffith was best known for his TV work in the series "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Matlock," he did venture into the movies on TV and the big screen. Titles available on DVD include "No Time for ...

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  8. "Dueling Banjos" Composer Authur "Guitar Boogie" Smith, Dead at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | WMGL-FM North Charleston

    ... Banjos," then known as "Feudin' Banjos," in 1955, and even performed it on a 1963 episode of TV's The Andy Griffith Show . When producers of the 1972 hit film Deliverance used it, the song -- arranged and performed by Eric Weissberg -- became an ...

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  9. "Dueling Banjos" Songwriter Arthur...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | CMT.com

    ... 1963 when the Dillards bluegrass band (in its role as the Darlings) played it with Andy Griffith on The Andy Griffith Show in the episode "Briscoe Declares for Aunt Bee." But the song went stratospheric in 1972 after it was spotlighted in the movie ...

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  10. TV legend Griffith had a long film career, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... interested in 'Angel in My Pocket.' A: While Griffith was best known for his TV work in the series 'The Andy Griffith Show' and 'Matlock,' he did venture into the movies on TV and the big screen. Titles available on DVD include 'No Time for ...

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  11. 4-1 8:10am Scoot, show finales & religious moviesRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... end and got them and so yeah. -- What we heard earlier there are rumors that in the final years of the Andy Griffith Show he was actually -- Andy Griffin via don't know and LBJ Edgar Hoover all the latest hello I'll keep. Because if you're looking ...

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  12. Jeep hides ad in 'Saturday Night Live' skit, sort of: New Cherokee ad ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | AutoWeek

    ... more often during the early years of television when cast members of "The Adventures of Superman" or "The Andy Griffith Show" would pitch for a product, sometimes in the character that they play. The commercial features Strong and her cohort using ...

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  13. Danville to channel TV's Mayberry during 2-day festivalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Hendricks County will serve up a heaping helping of nostalgia this spring with a festival devoted to "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  14. Saunders: Duke hatred has nothing to do with raceRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | News Observer

    ... is so loathed by UNC fans, why N.C. State fans hate UNC and vice versa. In a memorable episode of "The Andy Griffith Show" – shoot, they're all memorable – Andy tried to get to the bottom of a feud between two mountain families. When ...

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  15. Don Knotts' daughter pays tribute to him on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Karen Knotts, 59, said of the late character actor best known for playing Deputy Barney Fife on "The Andy Griffith Show." "He was a great dresser and a great dancer. He had this ironic wit: He could always crack you up with a slow-rolling line out ...

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  16. Half Price Books hosts a Tournament of Sidekicks March Madness-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Woodstock from the " Charlie Brown " series, while classic TV aficionados will note the presence of " The Andy Griffith Show " bumbler Barney Fife and theater lovers will find Hamlet's best friend Horatio. Let me know about a good book you've read ...

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  17. Jim Nabors to sing a final time during the Indianapolis 500Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... ing Marine in Mayberry, N.C. The show was popular in the 1960s. The character was first introduced in The Andy Griffith Show .

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  18. Danville to channel TV's Mayberry during 2-day festivalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Hendricks County will serve up a heaping helping of nostalgia this spring with a festival devoted to "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  19. Television Q&A: Andy Griffith's movies, 'The Bridge' and 'Betrayal'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... interested in "Angel in My Pocket." A: While Griffith was best known for his TV work in the series "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Matlock," he did venture into the movies on TV and the big screen. Titles available on DVD include "No Time for ... 1 comment

  20. Saunders: Duke hatred has nothing to do with raceRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | News Observer

    ... is so loathed by UNC fans, why N.C. State fans hate UNC and vice versa. In a memorable episode of "The Andy Griffith Show" – shoot, they're all memorable – Andy tried to get to the bottom of a feud between two mountain families. When ...

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