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  1. Ice Bucket: A song before ALS takes it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journal and Courier

    ... than just about anybody I knew. But I'd heard that he wasn't doing well. The email that introduced itself with Groucho Marx's calling card from "Animal Crackers" made the situation clear: Gardner, who lives in Fowler, explained that he'd been racing ...

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  2. Revival of Marx Brothers' I'll Say She Is a rousing successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Examiner.com

    As mentioned in a previous article, The Marx Brothers' 1924 Broadway hit I'll Say She Is was their only Broadway stage show that was not made into a film.

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  3. Chicago comedy mecca in NapervilleRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2010 | Examiner.com

    When we think of improvisational comedy, most of people will think first of The Second City , which is fine if you're a tourist and we're just visiting looking for a quick hit of some accessible humor.

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  4. Social Media Ruined Shark WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Atlantic

    My family and I had just settled in to watch a segment of Discovery Channel's Shark Week- I Escaped Jaws II , a harrowing report about people who have survived shark attacks-when up popped the on-screen feed of Facebook posts and tweets from other viewers tuning in.

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  5. New DVD set is a must-see for devoted Marx-istsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | New York Daily News

    New set offers some of the best slapstick humor and insults of Groucho, Zeppo, Harpo and Chico, including the 'You Bet Your Life' series If you could take only one set of famous American brothers to a desert island, the Kennedy brothers, the Manning brothers and the Wright brothers are all yours.

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  6. Marx Bros. TV shows new to DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Effingham Herald

    Harpo, left, and Chico Marx co-star in "The Incredible Jewel Robbery," a 1959 episode of "The General Electric Theater," part of the new DVD set "The Marx Brothers TV Collection."

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  7. Exclusive interviews celebrate legacy of actress Thelma RitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    ... as a gag writer, a fixer, and a man with creative stories. His uncredited days were soon to be behind him as Groucho Marx liked what he came up with for "A Night At The Opera", also starring Kitty Carlisle. Marx took him on board for the next Marx ...

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  8. On this Day in Movie History, August 19, 1977: Groucho Marx diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    On June 22, 1977, Groucho Marx was taken to Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for pneumonia.

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  9. Making the grade: Higher education at the moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Creative Loafing

    ... is no way to go through life, son." A- Horse Feathers (1932). Huxley College president Quincy Adams Wagstaff (Groucho Marx) turns to two bumblers (Harpo and Chico) to help the school's football team win their big match against Darwin College; ...

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  10. DVD set revisits 'Marx Brothers on Television'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Contra Costa Times

    When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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  11. Chicago comedy mecca in NapervilleRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2010 | Examiner.com

    When we think of improvisational comedy, most of people will think first of The Second City , which is fine if you're a tourist and we're just visiting looking for a quick hit of some accessible humor.

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  12. The Marx Brothers from stage to screen, part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Examiner.com

    ... emasculated by that fat idiot [director Archie Mayo], well, it was heart rending." (Love, Groucho: Letters from Groucho Marx to His Daughter Miriam. Faber and Faber, 1993). Despite Groucho's misgivings, many Marx Brothers fans consider A Night in ...

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  13. 'Marx Brothers on Television' shows wide rangeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Times Herald-Record

    When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy" in 1949, they found a new outlet for their shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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  14. 'Marx Brothers TV Collection' on DVDRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | NJ.com

    Their movie career as a trio ended in 1949. But on television, the Marx Brothers carried on as their on-screen characters until their respective deaths: Chico Marx in 1961, Harpo Marx in 1964 and Groucho Marx in 1977.

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  15. The Marx Brothers' TV appearances are now on DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Deseret News

    After their film careers dried up, the Marx Brothers - Groucho, Chico and Harpo - turned to television, and a new DVD set collects many of their various individual and collective appearances.

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  16. Groucho Returns Is a Fun Imitation of an American OriginalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Stranger

    ... A Day at the Races . As he slathers black greasepaint on his eyebrows and upper lip, Ferrante explains that Groucho Marx provided him with a template for confidence, a persona he could adopt to relate to the world. Speaking as someone who fell in ...

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  17. 'Marx Brothers on Television' shows zany brothers' wide range Naming rightRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | TwinCities

    When the Marx Brothers made their final film comedy, "Love Happy," in 1949, they found a new outlet for their outrageously funny shenanigans on the new medium of television.

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  18. A Revival for MarxistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Stranger

    As he slathers black greasepaint on his eyebrows and upper lip, Ferrante explains that Groucho Marx provided him with a template for confidence, a persona he could adopt to relate to the world.

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  19. 'Marx Brothers TV Collection' offers a buffet of nostalgia for TV fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | NOLA.com

    Mention the Marx brothers, and most people's minds go immediately to the feature films of Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo.

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  20. Video: See a rare Harpo Marx beer ad from 1960Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | USA Today

    Video: See a rare Harpo Marx beer ad from 1960 In this clip from a new DVD collection, we see the comedian late in his career.

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