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  1. Remembering the man who questioned a rogue presidentRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... crisis in modern American history. By asking that question - formulated, according to folklore, by Fred Thompson, later an actor, senator and presidential candidate - Baker almost surely answered it as well. The question in effect ended the Nixon ...

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  2. Thomas Young | Reverse mortgage: What's the deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | The Tribune-Democrat

    ... seen the TV ads for reverse mortgages, particularly the one done by the former U.S. senator and movie actor, Fred Thompson, for the American Advisors Group . So what's all the excitement about? For starters, why is it called a "reverse" mortgage? ...

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  3. Goodbye, friend: Baker lauded for his statesmanship, civilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... shortly before the 1 p.m. service at the First Presbyterian Church in the tiny Appalachian town. Former Sens. Fred Thompson, Elizabeth Dole, Bennett Johnston, John Danforth and Pete Domenici were there to pay homage, according to family friend and ...

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  4. David M. Shribman:Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    ... crisis in modern American history and, by asking that question - formulated, according to folklore, by Fred Thompson, later an actor, senator and presidential candidate - Mr. Baker almost surely answered it as well. The question in effect ended the ...

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  5. Thomas Ravenel: Politics to Prison to Television - and Back to Politics?Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | OpEdNews

    ... too (like Ronald Reagan and Arnold Schwarzenegger), and even of politicians becoming entertainers (such as Fred Thompson and "Morning Joe" Scarborough). We're also much too familiar with politicians who later become convicts (including, but far from ...

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  6. Howard Baker, 1925-2014: A Man of Word and DeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... appropriate in any number of ways - the standpoints of bipartisanship and national unity, among them - that Fred Thompson, the Baker hire who was then making his first appearance on the national scene as counsel for the Watergate committee's ...

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  7. Friends, colleagues celebrate life of Sen. Howard Baker Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Hill in Washington, DC. Baker is the nominee to be the next US Ambassador to Japan. Seated at right is Senator Fred Thompson, R-TN. Friends and colleagues are mourning the death and celebrating the life of Former Senate Majority Leader Howard Henry ...

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  8. 'The Eloquent Listener': What Made Howard Baker GreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... other, as he did with Democratic Senator Sam Ervin of North Carolina, the chairman of the Watergate committee. Fred Thompson, who later was to hold Baker's Senate seat, was the committee's minority counsel and marveled at what he called "the ...

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  9. David M. Shribman: Howard Baker asked the questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... crisis in modern American history and, by asking that question - formulated, according to folklore, by Fred Thompson, later an actor, senator and presidential candidate - Mr. Baker almost surely answered it as well. The question in effect ended the ...

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  10. Howard Baker, the 'Eloquent Listener'Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | National Journal

    ... other, as he did with Democratic Sen. Sam Ervin of North Carolina, the chairman of the Watergate committee. Fred Thompson, who later was to hold Baker's Senate seat, was the committee's minority counsel and marveled at what he called "the personal ...

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  11. Former U.S. Sen. Howard Baker Jr. diesRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... is synonymous with civility," said Tennessee GOP Chairman Chris Devaney. "I first met him when I worked for Fred Thompson and instantly understood why Sen. Baker had such a sterling reputation. "When I became chairman of the Tennessee Republican ...

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  12. Former Sen. Howard Baker, who queried Nixon on Watergate, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    Sen. Fred Thompson , who was chief minority counsel of the Senate Watergate Committee, talked with Sen. Howard Baker, R-Tenn., during the Watergate hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  13. Hill Is No BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... to say the least. And to be sure, a candidate's past employment is fair game; just ask former U.S. Senator Fred Thompson. In 2007 Thompson, was coming off of his stint as a T.V. prosecutor on NBC's "Law and Order" and was mulling a presidential run. ...

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  14. Mitt! Again! What?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | The News Tribune

    ... Jimmy Carter (Nobel Peace Prize, eliminating Guinea worm disease) and former Republican presidential hopeful Fred Thompson (starring in TV ads for reversible mortgages). Romney was host of a recent "ideas summit" in Utah that drew several eager ...

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  15. Gail Collins: Mitt? Again! What? Na-ahhRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Jimmy Carter (Nobel Peace Prize, eliminating Guinea worm disease) and former Republican presidential hopeful Fred Thompson (starring in TV ads for reversible mortgages). Romney was host of an "ideas summit" in Utah last week that drew several eager ...

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  16. Gail Collins: Mitt! Again! What?Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Jimmy Carter (Nobel Peace Prize, eliminating Guinea worm disease) and former Republican presidential hopeful Fred Thompson (starring in TV ads for reversible mortgages). Romney was host of an "ideas summit" in Utah last week that drew several eager ...

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  17. Angie proves celebs can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Fox News

    ... would not. "Hollywood is an abstraction, a metaphor for the entertainment industry. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Fred Thompson, Ronald Reagan; the job description to being a successful entertainer has a lot of crossover with people in politics," he said. ...

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  18. New reverse-mortgage rule aims to keep surviving spouses in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... national, krt, mctillustration, mct mct2007 da contributor coddington hogue, da contributed Former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson and The Fonz might pitch reverse mortgages on TV as a way for people to live a better life in the twilight years, but there ...

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  19. Flashback: Fred Thompson defines amnesty ("but you can...Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Free Republic

    From the 2008 debate, Thompson clearly shuts down Rudy Giuliani's arguments, pay a fine, back of the line, etc.

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  20. Understanding the Obama-era Republican PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... as well represented by Rudy Giuliani.) John McCain was the establishment candidate ultimately although Fred Thompson (and even Mitt Romney) also tried to drink from those waters. Social conservatives were largely behind Mike Huckabee -- hence his ...

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