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Los Angeles Times
B-movie fantasy meets hard-scrabble reality in Jean-Luc Godard's exquisite 'Band of Outsiders'early scene, after scoping out the house they’re planning to rob break into, Fr
B-movie fantasy meets hard-scrabble reality in Jean-Luc Godard's exquisite 'Band of Outsiders'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 hours ago
early scene, after scoping out the house they’re planning to rob break into, Franz and Arthur pretend to be Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, staging a phony shootout on a nearly deserted country road. It’s a throwaway gag but also a crucial moment of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Grass Valley show includes photo reportedly of outlaw Billy the KidA tintype photo reportedly of the notorious 19th century outlaw Billy the Kid w
Grass Valley show includes photo reportedly of outlaw Billy the Kid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 hours ago
A tintype photo reportedly of the notorious 19th century outlaw Billy the Kid will be exhibited Friday and Saturday at the Witherell’s Old West Show in Grass Valley. The annual show is hosted by the Witherell’s auction house headquartered at 300... Read more
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Japan Today
'Magnificent 7' revives forgotten story of black cowboys ‹ Japan TodayWestern icons are invariably strong, brooding—and white. The roles they play,
'Magnificent 7' revives forgotten story of black cowboys ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Western icons are invariably strong, brooding—and white. The roles they play, too—legendary frontiersmen like Jesse James, Billy the Kid and Wyatt Earp—are typically ranchers, lawmen or outlaws battling for money or land on behalf of white... Read more
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The Washington Times
Kiefer Sutherland touring to support music album ‘Down in a Hole’Mr. Sutherland has over 90 films and TV shows to his credit, from the bully Ace
Kiefer Sutherland touring to support music album ‘Down in a Hole’
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Mr. Sutherland has over 90 films and TV shows to his credit, from the bully Ace Merrill in 1986’s “Stand by Me” to the Billy the Kid “Young Gun” films and now “Designated Survivor,” a new TV show currently in production in Toronto. (Sutherland... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Magnificent 7’ remake revives forgotten story of black cowboysicons are invariably strong, brooding — and white. The roles they play, too —
‘Magnificent 7’ remake revives forgotten story of black cowboys
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
icons are invariably strong, brooding — and white. The roles they play, too — legendary frontiersmen like Jesse James, Billy the Kid and Wyatt Earp — are typically ranchers, lawmen or outlaws battling for money or land on behalf of White... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Magnificent 7' revives forgotten story of black cowboysblack, Asian, Indians," director Antoine Fuqua said The roles they play, too -
'Magnificent 7' revives forgotten story of black cowboys
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
black, Asian, Indians," director Antoine Fuqua said The roles they play, too -- legendary frontiersmen like Jesse James, Billy the Kid and Wyatt Earp -- are typically ranchers, lawmen or outlaws battling for money or land on behalf of White... Read more
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The Irish Times
Epic Ireland digital museum to tell story of Irish diasporato greet visitors as they pass through virtual border controls, and “notorious
Epic Ireland digital museum to tell story of Irish diaspora
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
to greet visitors as they pass through virtual border controls, and “notorious rogues” such as Ned Kelly, Typhoid Mary and Billy the Kid coming forward to chat about how they achieved infamy. Famous and less so There are many famous faces whose... Read more
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The Irish Times
An Irish expat’s epic endeavourto greet visitors as they pass through virtual border controls, and “notorious
An Irish expat’s epic endeavour
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
to greet visitors as they pass through virtual border controls, and “notorious rogues” such as Ned Kelly, Typhoid Mary and Billy the Kid coming forward to chat about how they achieved infamy. Famous and less so There are many famous faces whose... Read more
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examiner.com
Beat Poet Michael McClure to make appearances in Las VegasElliott Kastner who was interested in doing a film version of McClure’s "The Be
Beat Poet Michael McClure to make appearances in Las Vegas
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
Elliott Kastner who was interested in doing a film version of McClure’s "The Beard" with Morrison playing the lead of Billy the Kid. Kastner didn’t think Morrison was right for the role possibly because Morrison was hungover and didn‘t look... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
A Tourist in Your Own Townfun! The Maverick Cookbook includes recipes and lore tied to a dozen famous Ne
A Tourist in Your Own Town
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
fun! The Maverick Cookbook includes recipes and lore tied to a dozen famous New Mexico characters, including Doña Tules, Billy the Kid, Fred Harvey, Gustave Baumann and Georgia O'Keeffe. The tour ($75 per person) is scheduled for six different... Read more
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Variety
AMC Sets Return Date for Final Season of ‘Hell on Wheels,’ New Series ‘The American West’“Hell on Wheels” starting June 11. In “American West,” little-known stories of
AMC Sets Return Date for Final Season of ‘Hell on Wheels,’ New Series ‘The American West’
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
“Hell on Wheels” starting June 11. In “American West,” little-known stories of Western legends such as Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull will air along with exclusive interviews with notable names from... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Upending Expectations: The 2016 Sprout Film Festivalare dozens of films, each under 20 minutes in length, playing at The Egyptian T
Upending Expectations: The 2016 Sprout Film Festival
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
are dozens of films, each under 20 minutes in length, playing at The Egyptian Theatre April 29. On April 30, catch Billy the Kid, an 84-minute documentary about a young man coming of age with Asberger's syndrome playing at 12:30 p.m. at The... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
ThisRemember, this is Santa Fe, where two different buildings downtown have bronze
This
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Remember, this is Santa Fe, where two different buildings downtown have bronze plaques boasting they are on the site where Billy the Kid was jailed. We are not above stretching the truth a bit for the tourists. We don’t even mind spinning a yarn... Read more
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Daily Mail
Match made in hell!know what she was doing and who she was with. As his acting career took off (h
Match made in hell!
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
know what she was doing and who she was with. As his acting career took off (he starred in movies such as Pat Garret And Billy The Kid and A Star Is Born), he drank more and more heavily. He spent the eve of his wedding to Rita at the house of... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
This "Old" House: Has anybody here seen my head?Remember, this is Santa Fe, where two different buildings downtown have bronze
This "Old" House: Has anybody here seen my head?
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Remember, this is Santa Fe, where two different buildings downtown have bronze plaques boasting they are on the site where Billy the Kid was jailed. We are not above stretching the truth a bit for the tourists. We don’t even mind spinning a yarn... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Western star Lash LaRue: King of the Bullwhipdrive, and then to Marfa, where the movie "Giant" was filmed in 1954. Old Mesi
Western star Lash LaRue: King of the Bullwhip
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
drive, and then to Marfa, where the movie "Giant" was filmed in 1954. Old Mesilla, N.M., has the original building where Billy the Kid was jailed, tried and sentenced to hang in Lincoln, N.M. He escaped, shot two guards and was eventually killed... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Western Heritage Awards salute outstanding works in literature, music, television and filmRenamed Bob Steele by early-day movie moguls, he starred in nearly 100 B-Wester
Western Heritage Awards salute outstanding works in literature, music, television and film
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
Renamed Bob Steele by early-day movie moguls, he starred in nearly 100 B-Westerns between 1930 and 1946. Steele began the “Billy the Kid” serials in 1940, appeared as Tucson Smith — one of the “Three Mesquiteers — until 1943 and then worked on the... Read more
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Aljazeera
The gold mining ghost towns of the USApache raids, a brief Confederate take over, and regular visits by western outl
The gold mining ghost towns of the US
Aljazeera / Posted 21 days ago
Apache raids, a brief Confederate take over, and regular visits by western outlaws. The mother of the legendary outlaw Billy the Kid, is buried in the town cemetery. "I call it fishing," says Clark. His interest in finding gold is more curious... Read more
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News.com.au
Bill and Ted 3 is totally happeningfail history class, are given the chance to take an epic trip through time. Kea
Bill and Ted 3 is totally happening
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
fail history class, are given the chance to take an epic trip through time. Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter star in the most outrageous comedy in the history of history. With appearances by Napoleon, Beethoven, Socrates, Billy the Kid & Abraham Linc... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Western Heritage Awards to honor notable cowboys at Oklahoma City eventRobert North Bradbury Jr. in Pendleton, Ore., Steele starred in nearly 100 B-We
Western Heritage Awards to honor notable cowboys at Oklahoma City event
The Oklahoman / Posted 26 days ago
Robert North Bradbury Jr. in Pendleton, Ore., Steele starred in nearly 100 B-Westerns between 1930 and 1946. He began the “Billy the Kid” serials in 1940, appeared as Tucson Smith — one of the “Three Mesquiteers — until 1943 and then worked on the... Read more
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Variety
Fremantle’s Italo Unit Wildside To Make Spaghetti Western Zombie Series ‘Garrett’has a cult following in Europe. The comic book takes its cue from Sam Peckinpa
Fremantle’s Italo Unit Wildside To Make Spaghetti Western Zombie Series ‘Garrett’
Variety / Posted 1 months ago
has a cult following in Europe. The comic book takes its cue from Sam Peckinpah’s classic western movie “Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid,” with the twist that the Indians are zombies. Author Roberto Recchioni has described it as basically a mash-up... Read more
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walesonline
The hardest and nastiest rugby teams in Walesat the top of the Merit Table, but one you knew could dish out the physical stu
The hardest and nastiest rugby teams in Wales
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
at the top of the Merit Table, but one you knew could dish out the physical stuff. With players nicknamed 'Cowboy' and 'Billy the Kid' you wouldn't have expected anything else. Tough nuts Billy Howe and John Morgan was their enforcers back in... Read more
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Orange County Register
California diver dies while exploring underwater New Mexico cave250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
California diver dies while exploring underwater New Mexico cave
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego scuba diver dies in underwater cave accident250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
San Diego scuba diver dies in underwater cave accident
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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Salon.com
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
KTVN Reno / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadlyminute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from a
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
minute, resulting in crystal-clear conditions that have attracted divers from around the world. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. Authorities installed a grate at the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
San Diego Diver Dies During Cave Exploration250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
San Diego Diver Dies During Cave Exploration
NBC San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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Yahoo News
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
Exploration of underwater New Mexico cave turns deadly
Yahoo News / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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Daily Mail
California diver DIES in underwater New Mexico cave250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
California diver DIES in underwater New Mexico cave
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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The Signal
California diver dies in underwater New Mexico cave250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
California diver dies in underwater New Mexico cave
The Signal / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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ABC News
Exploration of Underwater New Mexico Cave Turns Deadly250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
Exploration of Underwater New Mexico Cave Turns Deadly
ABC News / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Diver Dies In Underwater New Mexico Cave250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
San Diego Diver Dies In Underwater New Mexico Cave
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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CBS News
California diver dies in underwater New Mexico cave250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
California diver dies in underwater New Mexico cave
CBS News / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Veteran scuba diver dies in underwater cave accident in New Mexico250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attractio
Veteran scuba diver dies in underwater cave accident in New Mexico
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
250 feet below the surface. In New Mexico, the Blue Hole has been an attraction for centuries. Legend has it that outlaw Billy the Kid would take a dip at the swimming hole before heading into Santa Rosa. The artesian spring, tucked into a rock... Read more
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