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  1. ABC Board Votes to Continue Summary Suspension of Halftime Sports Bar Liquor LicenseRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Frozen Tropics

    ... evening in which owner Karl Graham allegedly drew a pistol (an H&K semi-automatic .40 caliber) on a man named Fred Thompson after Thompson reportedly threatened Graham verbally ("...oughta' fuck you up") and made a lunging motion towards him. ...

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  2. AVTA Board Welcomes New MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Mass Transit

    The Antelope Valley Transit Authority will be welcoming a new member to its Board of Directors at the upcoming meeting on Feb. 24. Palmdale City Councilmember Fred Thompson was appointed to the AVTA Board by a unanimous vote of the Palmdale City Council at its Feb. 4 meeting. Thompson, who has been serving as an alternate director on the AVTA Board for the last ten months, was selected to fill the seat left vacant by newly elected State Assemblyman Tom Lackey.

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  3. Tiffin's Williamson: Successor Baer a Good FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RV Business

    Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from an article authored by Fred Thompson, editor and publisher of "Roughing It Smoothly," detailing the installment by Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. of Andy Baer as national sales manager, taking over for long-time Tiffin employee Jerry Williamson who took a position as COO of National Indoor RV Centers. "Roughing It Smoothly" is a publication of Book Production Resources, which is distributed to Tiffin motorhome owners.

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  4. Comedy Central has 'short list' for Jon Stewart replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | HeraldNet

    ... and the potential votes they represent, said Rich Galen, a Republican consultant who worked on former Sen. Fred Thompson's presidential campaign. 'But it won't alter anyone's campaign plans. It does take away one option that everybody had,' Galen ...

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  5. Comedy Central has a short lista for Jon Stewart replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Day

    ... and the potential votes they represent, said Rich Galen, a Republican consultant who worked on former Sen. Fred Thompson's presidential campaign. "But it won't alter anyone's campaign plans. It does take away one option that everybody had," Galen ...

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  6. Comedy Central has 'short list' for Jon Stewart replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Aiken Standard

    ... and the potential votes they represent, said Rich Galen, a Republican consultant who worked on former Sen. Fred Thompson's presidential campaign. “But it won't alter anyone's campaign plans. It does take away one option that everybody ...

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  7. How Not to Run for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Real Clear Politics

    Mark Corallo still talks like a believer. To him - as preposterous as it may sound now, a clear-eyed eight years removed - Fred Thompson was "John Wayne, Johnny Cash, and Ronald Reagan" all rolled into one sellable, electable package.

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  8. Iowa caucus survivor: What it will take to win in 2016Read the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Washington Times

    ... and the Republicans have never nominated someone who didn't finish in the top three in Iowa (John McCain and Fred Thompson virtually tied for third in 2008). Therefore, you must be one of the three tickets punched out of Iowa if you have any chance ...

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  9. Forward into the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Townhall

    ... a time when I didn't ride it for well over a year. Maybe it was 2008 when I was on the road a good bit with Fred Thompson's campaign. Rich Galen has been a press secretary to Dan Quayle and Newt Gingrich. Rich Galen currently works as a journalist ...

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  10. Mitt Romney's hoped-for cakewalk becomes a slogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newsday

    ... in one or more policy areas with important party groups. Those who didn't, mainly Rick Perry in 2012 and Fred Thompson in 2008, couldn't manage to put together competent campaigns. The weak fields in 2008 and 2012 had partly to do with Democratic ...

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  11. Should you take financial advice from a celebrity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... message war taking place on TV, radio, the Internet, and books. We are all wearingly familiar with ads from Fred Thompson pitching reverse mortgages , Alex Trabek pushing life insurance , and the guy from the TV series "Knots Landing" hawking gold ...

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  12. Should you take financial advice from a celebrity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... message war taking place on TV, radio, the Internet, and books. We are all wearingly familiar with ads from Fred Thompson pitching reverse mortgages , Alex Trabek pushing life insurance , and the guy from the TV series "Knots Landing" hawking gold ...

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  13. Conference calls a waste of time? In 1915, this one made historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Network World

    ... official in Boston. Later that evening, the line was opened to paying customers. The first call was made by Fred Thompson, at the Stewart Hotel in San Francisco, to his mother, Margaret Thompson, at the Bensonhurst Hotel in Brooklyn. They reported ...

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  14. Morning MirrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    ... Examiner 's David Freddoso . "Tough gig. I think the only one who's really ever excelled in a response was Fred Thompson in 1995." - National Review editor-in-chief Rich Lowry . "If the goal of @joniernst 's speech was to humanize GOP, per @FoxNews ...

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  15. Meet the 153 Americans who are one step closer to being president than Clinton or RomneyRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... since 2000. She describes herself as a "poli-acto (short for politician-actress)" in the mold of Al Franken or Fred Thompson, according to her bio on IMDb . Then there's first-runs, like James "Titus The Great" Law, a Democrat from Torrance, Calif. ...

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  16. Third time the charm? Romney thinking about itRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... certain that Bush will be the last man (or woman) standing in the GOP fray. In 2008, actor and former senator Fred Thompson was believed to be a heavyweight contender for the Republican nomination, but once he finally entered the race, he proved to ...

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  17. The Presidents who will never be presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... since 2000. She describes herself as a "poli-acto (short for politician-actress)" in the mold of Al Franken or Fred Thompson , according to her bio on IMDb. Then there are first-runs, such as James "Titus the Great" Law , a Democrat from Torrance, ...

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  18. Meet the 153 Americans who are one step closer to being president than Clinton or RomneyRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... since 2000. She describes herself as a "poli-acto (short for politician-actress)" in the mold of Al Franken or Fred Thompson, according to her bio on IMDb . Then there's first-runs, like James "Titus The Great" Law, a Democrat from Torrance, Calif. ...

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  19. Everything you wanted to know about Iowa caucuses but were afraid to askRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... GOP has never nominated a candidate who didn't finish in the top three in Iowa (John McCain statistically tied Fred Thompson for third in 2008). So if you're not one of those three tickets traditionally punched out of Iowa, you're not going to be ...

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  20. Will Romney Go for Ron Paula s Vote?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The American Conservative

    ... candidate began consolidating support. In 2008, Romney shared the conservative mantle with Mike Huckabee and Fred Thompson. Four years later, Rick Santorum didn't wrest the title away from Newt Gingrich until after Florida, by which time the ...

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