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Liverpool Echo
parkrun UK: spot yourself in our gallery and videos from Merseyside eventswas Lorna Howells in 22.14, followed by Helen Moffatt in 25.32 and Cynthia Cart
parkrun UK: spot yourself in our gallery and videos from Merseyside events
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 hours ago
was Lorna Howells in 22.14, followed by Helen Moffatt in 25.32 and Cynthia Carter in 26.58. This week's volunteers were: Bing CROSBY, Dan HAVERLY, Cathy HUGHES, Alan JOYCE, Tricia KEARNEY, Lisa KEMP, Douglas KUHRT, Jan MULLIN, Joseph MULLIN, Amy... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
parkrun: spot yourself in our gallery and video from Merseyside events& AC) in 18.15, followed by Lorna Harper in 21.51 and Kirsty Reade in 23.35. T
parkrun: spot yourself in our gallery and video from Merseyside events
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
& AC) in 18.15, followed by Lorna Harper in 21.51 and Kirsty Reade in 23.35. This week's volunteers were: Angela BATES, Bing CROSBY, Gary EALES, Tricia GARNER, Dan HAVERLY, Cathy HUGHES, Alan JOYCE, Lisa KEMP, Emma LATHAM, Terry MAGUIRE, Jan... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Archives: Texas legend turns 90; Blackie Sherrod shaped generations of sportswritersa chuckle. Of course, there are pictures, too. Photos of him with the likes of
Archives: Texas legend turns 90; Blackie Sherrod shaped generations of sportswriters
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
a chuckle. Of course, there are pictures, too. Photos of him with the likes of Darrell Royal and Bud Wilkinson and even Bing Crosby; photos of him in the Navy, shirtless and thick through the shoulders, his jet-black hair rolling like the deck... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Eternal Troubadour proves the musician wasn't just a novelty acthis craft for more than 20 years, the artist who had absorbed and could bring f
Eternal Troubadour proves the musician wasn't just a novelty act
Charleston City Paper / Posted 7 days ago
his craft for more than 20 years, the artist who had absorbed and could bring forth the essence of Rudy Vallee, Al Jolson, Bing Crosby, and other great performers of the century, creating something new through the filter of his unique stage persona... Read more
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Orange County Register
A look back at the Santa Ana Army Airbasethe NBC network. These broadcasts along with other shows included Hollywood cel
A look back at the Santa Ana Army Airbase
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
the NBC network. These broadcasts along with other shows included Hollywood celebrities Rita Hayworth, Groucho Marx, and Bing Crosby. The Cadet newspaper began its coverage of the base on July 2, 1942 and offered a variety of local advertisements... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Philly Soul Legend Billy Paul Dead At 81when he was drafted into the Armed Services in 1957. He was stationed with Elvi
Philly Soul Legend Billy Paul Dead At 81
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 8 days ago
when he was drafted into the Armed Services in 1957. He was stationed with Elvis Presley and Gary Crosby, the son of actor Bing Crosby. Paul formed a military band in order to avoid the harder jobs offered to soldiers at the time and tried to get... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Liz Rubino brings cabaret show home Under the covers“Woman Under the Covers.” It will be an intimate, cabaret-style performance of
Liz Rubino brings cabaret show home Under the covers
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
“Woman Under the Covers.” It will be an intimate, cabaret-style performance of hits traditionally sung by men, including Bing Crosby, Bob Seger, Michael Jackson and others. When asked about this choice, Rubino said, “When I was a kid, my dad... Read more
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examiner.com
William Shakespeare bringing sexy back on his birthdayof the story, “Imagination makes impossible things a reality.” Kind of like the
William Shakespeare bringing sexy back on his birthday
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
of the story, “Imagination makes impossible things a reality.” Kind of like the movie Brigadoon that stars Gene Kelly and Bing Crosby, we are going into the woods and when we fall in love crazy things can happen. Loosen your tie and unbutton the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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Connecticut Post
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstIan Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Mar
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Ian Curtis, and John Bonham. 1977 saw the deaths of Elvis Presley, Groucho Marx, Charlie Chaplin, Joan Crawford, and Bing Crosby. Imagine those motley crews walking up to the pearly gates together. And what about 2014? We lost Robin... Read more
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Variety
ABC7’s David Ono Picks Up Los Angeles Compoundfour separate structures, and features a brick-built 1939 single-level main hou
ABC7’s David Ono Picks Up Los Angeles Compound
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
four separate structures, and features a brick-built 1939 single-level main house of nearly 2,400 square feet, where Bing Crosby allegedly arranged his iconic rendition of “White Christmas” and, so the stories go, a slew of celebs like Louis... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
O'Shea '19: DeMarco reminds us what it means to rocksong, a ballad of love sung with his girlfriend on stage. Before leaving, he re
O'Shea '19: DeMarco reminds us what it means to rock
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
song, a ballad of love sung with his girlfriend on stage. Before leaving, he reassured all with a manner smoother than a Bing Crosby croon that, “The night is still young.” He left us with the hope that the good times needn’t end here, that as... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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15d
KTVB Boise
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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15d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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11 News Houston
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earthvillage, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by per
Historic Pinehurst is golf heaven on earth
KING5 Seattle / Posted 15 days ago
village, for instance, features the Theater, its grand stage once graced by performers Will Rogers, John Philip Sousa, Bing Crosby, Helen Hayes, Margaret Truman and Marlene Dietrich. It’s now home to quaint shops and restaurants. Amelia Earhart... Read more
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16d
Variety
William Holden: The Golden Boy of Vintage Hollywoodhad flashier roles: Gloria Swanson in “Sunset Boulevard,” Judy Holliday in “Bor
William Holden: The Golden Boy of Vintage Hollywood
Variety / Posted 16 days ago
had flashier roles: Gloria Swanson in “Sunset Boulevard,” Judy Holliday in “Born Yesterday,” Audrey Hepburn in “Sabrina,” Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly in “The Country Girl,” Alec Guinness in “Bridge on the River Kwai,” and Faye Dunaway and Peter... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Shea's rolls out red carpet for gala birthday celebrationthe event. He spoke with the guest of honor, 10-time Tony Award winner Tommy Tu
Shea's rolls out red carpet for gala birthday celebration
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
the event. He spoke with the guest of honor, 10-time Tony Award winner Tommy Tune about the great history of the theater. "Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr., Mickey Rooney, Ann Miller, the Marx Brothers,” he said, “I mean, the list goes on and on. Pearl... Read more
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Billboard
What to See & Where to Be Seen in Palm Springs, Beyond Coachellafor a spectacular 360-degree view of the Coachella Valley. The 10-minute ride c
What to See & Where to Be Seen in Palm Springs, Beyond Coachella
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
for a spectacular 360-degree view of the Coachella Valley. The 10-minute ride costs $25 and begins at Valley Station. Bing Crosby, Dean Martin and The Doors have all visited the tramway. [One Tram Way, (888) 515-8726; pstramway.com] Modern... Read more
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Billboard
Merle Haggard: Born an Outsider, Died an Iconwestern swing and traditional pop. "I was probably influenced more by [The Tex
Merle Haggard: Born an Outsider, Died an Icon
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
western swing and traditional pop. "I was probably influenced more by [The Texas Playboys' lead vocalist] Tommy Duncan and Bing Crosby than anybody on earth," Haggard told me in 2005, seated in a lounge at the Capitol Recording Studios in Los... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Capital City Chorus marks 70 years of singing barbershop harmony in Topekaa No. 1 single in 1913 but is best remembered from the 1944 movie “Going My Way
Capital City Chorus marks 70 years of singing barbershop harmony in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
a No. 1 single in 1913 but is best remembered from the 1944 movie “Going My Way,” in which Father Charles “Chuck” O’Malley (Bing Crosby) sings it to help Father Fitzgibbon (Barry Fitzgerald) fall asleep. The chorus will open with “Singin’ in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jackie Robinson come to life for students in incredible VR projecteventually led to his death on October 24, 1972. In 1947 he was named the seco
Jackie Robinson come to life for students in incredible VR project
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
eventually led to his death on October 24, 1972. In 1947 he was named the second most popular man in the country, after Bing Crosby. Time listed Robinson as one of the most influential people of the 20th century in 1999. Martin Luther King Jr.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Andy Kaufman, Redd Foxx hologram comedy tour planned for 2016singer Whitney Houston, who died in 2012, and is creating hologram shows with t
Andy Kaufman, Redd Foxx hologram comedy tour planned for 2016
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
singer Whitney Houston, who died in 2012, and is creating hologram shows with the estates of Patsy Cline, Buddy Holly and Bing Crosby. It also has inked a partnership with the Apollo Theater in Harlem to create a public hologram stage for the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
TV Show Theme Song Lyrics, Part 2written by Leo Rubin with music by Ralph Rainger. The song first appeared in th
TV Show Theme Song Lyrics, Part 2
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
written by Leo Rubin with music by Ralph Rainger. The song first appeared in the 1934 movie “She Loves Me Not” starring Bing Crosby and Kitty Carlisle. Crosby recorded the song that year and topped the music charts of that era in just a few... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers De
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Willie Nelson and Bing Crosby." We'll get to the story behind the 10 bitches' names, one of whom is named after Doris Day, later. The semen... Read more
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News Mail
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers De
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form
News Mail / Posted 20 days ago
- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Willie Nelson and Bing Crosby." We'll get to the story behind the 10 bitches' names, one of whom is named after Doris Day, later. The semen... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers De
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form
The Daily Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Willie Nelson and Bing Crosby." We'll get to the story behind the 10 bitches' names, one of whom is named after Doris Day, later. The semen... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers De
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
- Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Willie Nelson and Bing Crosby." We'll get to the story behind the 10 bitches' names, one of whom is named after Doris Day, later. The semen... Read more
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Queensland Times
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form– Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers De
Record 14 greyhound pups are in fine form
Queensland Times / Posted 20 days ago
– Dino, Frankie, Willie and Bing - are named after my four favourite singers Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Willie Nelson and Bing Crosby.” We’ll get to the story behind the 10 bitches’ names, one of whom is named after Doris Day, later. The semen... Read more
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21d
Market Watch
Homes in San Fernando Valley sell a more affordable version of Los Angeles chicI'm taking a trip California way, I'm gonna settle down and never more roam, A
Homes in San Fernando Valley sell a more affordable version of Los Angeles chic
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
I'm taking a trip California way, I'm gonna settle down and never more roam, And make the San Fernando Valley my home." Bing Crosby sang those not-so-immortal words in his 1944 No. 1 hit, "San Fernando Valley," by Gordon Jenkins (who, legend has... Read more
22d
Liverpool Echo
parkrun UK: spot yourself in our gallery and videos from Merseyside eventsten parkruns and Adam Hulme on completing 100 parkruns. This week's volunteers
parkrun UK: spot yourself in our gallery and videos from Merseyside events
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
ten parkruns and Adam Hulme on completing 100 parkruns. This week's volunteers were: Stan COTTIER, Philip COWIN, Bing CROSBY, Lynne DOYLE, Paul DOYLE, Dan HAVERLY, Leanne HUGHES, Lisa KEMP, Jan MULLIN, Joseph MULLIN, Gareth O'HANLON, John... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
JACKIE ROBINSONpennant. By the end of the year, he was the most famous black man in the countr
JACKIE ROBINSON
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
pennant. By the end of the year, he was the most famous black man in the country and in one poll, finished second only to Bing Crosby as the most popular American. In 1949, Robinson began to speak out, challenging opposing players, arguing with... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Talmage Boston: How Jackie Robinson went from workplace integrator to civil rights herocountry. He landed on the cover of Time magazine and was named the country’s se
Talmage Boston: How Jackie Robinson went from workplace integrator to civil rights hero
Dallas Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
country. He landed on the cover of Time magazine and was named the country’s second-most-admired man of 1947, behind only Bing Crosby and ahead of Dwight Eisenhower. And it happened when the U.S. Army and every other major American employer... Read more
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