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  1. Bill Paxton is hands-down brilliant and plain freakish in History's 'Texas Rising'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Philly.com

    ... humor prevalent during the first golden age of TV in the 1950s and '60s. It's Spartacus meets The Andy Griffith Show ; Boardwalk Empire crossed with The Wild Wild West ; Hannibal by way of Bonanza . Texas Rising 's ambition and sweep is veritably ...

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  2. Why Does Utica Have Ties To The Andy Griffith Show and The Flintstones? [Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Lite 98.7

    The Flinstones and The Andy Griffith Show just wouldn't have been the same without the help of a gentleman who used to work at our radio station. Smith worked from 1936 to 1943 as a disc jockey and voice talent for WIBX Radio in Utica, New York.

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  3. Clint Howard, aka Leon, to visit 'Mayberry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Mt. Airy News

    Clint Howard wore a cowboy suit and munched a peanut butter and jelly sandwich as the little boy known as Leon on five episodes of "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  4. 11 celebrity marriages that have...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... 40th wedding anniversary this year. Many remember him as the cute little red-headed boy, Ope, on The Andy Griffith Show . Then along came his run with Happy Days . This successful movie director credits his long marriage to " a little luck to grow ...

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  5. Ballots, not bullets, the best succession decidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Post and Courier

    ... 1965 attempt to replace Deputy Barney Fife (Don Knotts) with Warren Ferguson (Jack Burns) on “The Andy Griffith Show,” and NBC's 2009 debacle of initially replacing Jay Leno with Conan O'Brien on “The Tonight Show.” So ...

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  6. Canelo, Ron Howard and other Latino Hollwood Look-AlikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... land at Minute Maid Park on Saturday often gets referred to as Opie Taylor, a character from the old "The Andy Griffith Show". It's a reference to the way he resembles another famous red head: a young Ron Howard.

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  7. Barbara Eden to visit cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Mt. Airy News

    Actress Barbara Eden is best known for her starring role on "I Dream of Jeannie," but before that had a memorable appearance on "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  8. Judicial races need to be less politicizedRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    For a long time, as hundreds of millions of dollars amped up political races for Congress and the U.S. Senate, North Carolina's judicial elections seemed as quaint as a rerun of "The Andy Griffith Show." A public campaign finance system did a pretty great job of separating judges and the uglier side of politics for more than a decade.

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  9. Them's some strong wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Coastal Courier

    Once on "The Andy Griffith Show," Ernest T. Bass tried to join the Army. Several times, Barney says comically, "He's a nut!" As we are prone to say in the South, "Them's strong words."

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  10. After hours of public debate, Huntington Beach council decides to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Wave

    ... Beach: "Mayberry by the sea" (a reference to the black and white and quaint television hit "The Andy Griffith Show.") The council also voted to require 15-foot setbacks for single story commercial buildings on primary streets (and 10 feet on ...

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  11. 12 False Beliefs About American Small TownsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Lifehack.org

    If you haven't lived in an American small town in the last 30 years, you may have grown up with a nostalgic, sentimental idea of what one is or was. They no longer resemble the TV images that were brought to us by shows like "Gilmore Girls" and "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  12. Scott Whitlock 2 hours ago After suffering a defeat in the 2012...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | National Review Online

    ... and the challenges of raising a son who confounded him. The program's low-key tone echoed that of the Andy Griffith Show . Often the target of nasty insults in Hollywood, it was conservatives who were the ones dishing out jokes at liberals' expense ...

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  13. Classic shows have new life on multicast TV networksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    When cable TV was growing in the 1980s and '90s, many of its programs were past hits from the lineups of ABC, CBS and NBC. "The Andy Griffith Show" was the top show on Turner Broadcasting's TBS.

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  14. TarrytownRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Jay's Giants Blog

    ... and about a mile south of Kykuit. I'd always assumed Tarrytown was a fictional place. An episode of The Andy Griffith Show ("A Wife for Andy") told me so. Barney concocts a scheme to help Andy find a wife. He told all the single ladies in town to ...

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  15. Classic shows have new life on multicast TV networksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    When cable TV was growing in the 1980s and '90s, many of its programs were past hits from the lineups of ABC, CBS and NBC. "The Andy Griffith Show" was the top show on Turner Broadcasting's TBS.

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  16. Classic shows have new life on multicast TV networksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    When cable TV was growing in the 1980s and '90s, many of its programs were past hits from the lineups of ABC, CBS and NBC. "The Andy Griffith Show" was the top show on Turner Broadcasting's TBS.

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  17. Them's strong wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    Once on "The Andy Griffith Show," Ernest T. Bass tried to join the army. Several times, Barney says comically, "He's a nut!" And, for Southerners who are courteous even when it comes to cussing and judging, they are.

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  18. TVS Television Network Celebrates it's 55th Birthday By Partying Like It's 1960Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | PR Log

    ... Top 10 rated shows from 1960 on the TVS Micro Channels include The Jack Benny Show, Wagon Train, The Andy Griffith Show, and The Price is Right. Top 20 rated shows include Ed Sullivan Show, General Electric Theater, Danny Thomas Show, The Red ...

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  19. Early phone's bizarre mechanism had dialing peggedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... need of a hobby, he said, when one day in the late 1980s, "it" clicked while watching an episode of The Andy Griffith Show . When he saw Andy picked up a candlestick phone and call the operator, he knew he wanted to collect this style of phones. But ...

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  20. Where classic TV reigns: multicast networksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Seattle Times

    When cable TV was growing in the 1980s and '90s, many of its programs were past hits from the lineups of ABC, CBS and NBC. "The Andy Griffith Show" was the top show on Turner Broadcasting's TBS.

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