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Salon.com
Our viral ruin: Our thirst for maximum “likes” is killing live shows and pop musicThere were so many problematic things about this year’s VMAs, it’s difficult to
Our viral ruin: Our thirst for maximum “likes” is killing live shows and pop music
Salon.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
There were so many problematic things about this year’s VMAs, it’s difficult to know where to start. Still, the avalanche of nuanced think pieces that sprouted up in the show’s wake certainly zeroed in on the biggest problems with host Miley... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Dean Jones, star of the Herbie films, dies aged 84Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney’s f
Dean Jones, star of the Herbie films, dies aged 84
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 minutes ago
Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney’s favourite young actor for such lighthearted films as That Darn Cat! and The Love Bug, died from complications resulting from Parkinson’s disease in Los Angeles on Tuesday.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Japanese School celebrates 40 yearsThe tinkling melody of the Japanese “koto” over the deep notes of a cello echoe
Greenwich Japanese School celebrates 40 years
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 minutes ago
The tinkling melody of the Japanese “koto” over the deep notes of a cello echoed in the gym of the Greenwich Japanese School Wednesday. The Japanese duet “Duo Yumeno” was one of many performances and speeches given during a morning ceremony to honor... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
Bennington Banner / Posted 18 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," has died of Parkinson's disease. He was 84. He died Monday in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Visiting Cook Islands artists to share their knowledgeThursday, 3 September 2015, 11:09 amPress Release: Creative New ZealandVisiting
Visiting Cook Islands artists to share their knowledge
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 11:09 amPress Release: Creative New ZealandVisiting Cook Islands heritage artists to share their knowledge and skills in New ZealandSix senior artists from the Cook... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwi keeper becomes a KiwiThursday, 3 September 2015, 11:02 amPress Release: 4prRotorua, 3 September 2015
Kiwi keeper becomes a Kiwi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 11:02 amPress Release: 4prRotorua, 3 September 2015: Rainbow Springs' kiwi keeper Emma Bean is now officially a Kiwi.Emma has worked at Rainbow Springs' Kiwi Encounter... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ron Perlman 'terrified' to star in new series Hand Of God Ron Perlman was scared about taking on his new acting role in Hand Of God He
Ron Perlman 'terrified' to star in new series Hand Of God
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 31 minutes ago
Ron Perlman was scared about taking on his new acting role in Hand Of God Hellboy star Ron Perlman has revealed he was "terrified" to agree to star in new series Hand Of God - because he had... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Love Bug' star Dean Jones dies at age 84LOS ANGELES -- Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made
'Love Bug' star Dean Jones dies at age 84
Calgary Sun / Posted 32 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES -- Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favourite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkinson's disease in Los Angeles on Sept. 1. He was... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
A majestic 'Lion' roars in Costa MesaGreat plays frequently inspire great productions. And whether or not James Gold
A majestic 'Lion' roars in Costa Mesa
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 32 minutes ago
Great plays frequently inspire great productions. And whether or not James Goldman's "The Lion in Winter" merits the adjective of "great," some pretty great things are going on in its name at the Costa Mesa Playhouse. Goldman billed his "what if"... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84(AP) Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disne
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 33 minutes ago
(AP) Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkinson's disease in Los Angeles on Sept. 1. He was 84. Publicist... Read more
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E! Online
Twitter Is Not Happy About Aaron Sorkin Penning a Lucille Ball BiopicSamir Hussein/WireImage; Getty Images Escape Artists may have some 'splainin'
Twitter Is Not Happy About Aaron Sorkin Penning a Lucille Ball Biopic
E! Online / Posted 33 minutes ago
Samir Hussein/WireImage; Getty Images Escape Artists may have some 'splainin' to do. The Internets (yes, we're bringing back that term from the Bush years) were ablaze with excitement (and a little confusion) after The Wrap reported that Oscar... Read more
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The Courier
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has a prestigious new gig as correspondent on a US
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
The Courier / Posted 40 minutes ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has a prestigious new gig as correspondent on a US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on... Read more
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WA Today
Fawlty Towers turns 40: Adam Zwar celebrates the greatest sitcom ever madeAdam Zwar's Fawlty Towers favourites It's 40 years since the first episode of
Fawlty Towers turns 40: Adam Zwar celebrates the greatest sitcom ever made
WA Today / Posted 47 minutes ago
Adam Zwar's Fawlty Towers favourites It's 40 years since the first episode of Fawlty​ Towers crept into the public consciousness with minimal publicity and a series of lukewarm reviews. The Evening Standard complained that the plot was "thin and... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Mandatory PunsWeird Al Yankovic introduced me to music. I heard "Yoda" before I ever heard Th
Mandatory Puns
The Source Weekly / Posted 53 minutes ago
Weird Al Yankovic introduced me to music. I heard "Yoda" before I ever heard The Kinks' "Lola" and "I Love Rocky Road" was a part of my consciousness long before Joan Jett and The Blackhearts' "I Love Rock and Roll." I doubt I'm alone—and perhaps his... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Club listingsACOUSTIC CAFE (Brantford Music Centre) - Saturday (2 p.m.), The Acoustic Funhea
Club listings
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 55 minutes ago
ACOUSTIC CAFE (Brantford Music Centre) - Saturday (2 p.m.), The Acoustic Funheads. BRANT NAVY CLUB - Friday, Karaoke with Bert. FRANKIES - Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, Karaoke (weekly). GUNNERS CLUB - Friday (8 p.m.), Karaoke with Jackie;... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Exhibit unites abstract natural 'diamonds'The Yellow Brick Wall -- the art exhibition venue at Laurier Brantford -- has l
Exhibit unites abstract natural 'diamonds'
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 55 minutes ago
The Yellow Brick Wall -- the art exhibition venue at Laurier Brantford -- has launched its latest installation, Quantum parallaX II. The exhibit features the acrylic works on plywood panels by prolific Ontario painter Edward Schleimer. It runs until... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 57 minutes ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
The Young Witness / Posted 59 minutes ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Murdoch brings back Rebekah Brooks; Aussie comedian joins Daily Show; Burger King's Peace Burger is onMorning Update: Murdoch brings back Rebekah Brooks; Aussie comedian joins Daily
Murdoch brings back Rebekah Brooks; Aussie comedian joins Daily Show; Burger King's Peace Burger is on
MumBRELLA / Posted 59 minutes ago
Morning Update: Murdoch brings back Rebekah Brooks; Aussie comedian joins Daily Show; Burger King’s Peace Burger is on AUSTRALIAN comic Ronny Chieng, who has just completed a run at the Edinburgh Fringe, is to join the Daily Show with Trevor Noah.... Read more
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Philly.com
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84The Associated Press Posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 4:12 PM Two years l
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
The Associated Press Posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 4:12 PM Two years later, Jones heard from Disney again, calling this time to offer him a role in "That Darn Cat!" opposite ingénue Hayley Mills. His FBI agent Zeke Kelso follows a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for itThe success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her cre
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for it
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
The success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her crew, is regarded as the trigger for a rise in interest in podcasting. Joel Zammit, founder of Melbourne-based comedy podcasting collective Sans Pants Radio, is manning the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ronny Chieng, laughing a career out of courtRonny Chieng was headed for a very different life until he won a campus comedy
Ronny Chieng, laughing a career out of court
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
Ronny Chieng was headed for a very different life until he won a campus comedy competition. Five years ago, Ronny Chieng was on track to become a commercial lawyer. Now he emails his university friends when he gets up. ''Hey guys, I'm having the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowTrailer: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
Trailer: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. A Malaysian-born Chinese comic,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Inside the head of author Tammy CheathamA couple years ago, during a random stop at Hastings, I happened upon a book si
Inside the head of author Tammy Cheatham
The Victoria Advocate / Posted an hour ago
A couple years ago, during a random stop at Hastings, I happened upon a book signing event. Author Tammy Cheatham was promoting her book "Caching Out," which involves a serial killer who uses the hobby of geocaching to find his victims. Her latest... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
'Southern Hospitality' to open at Leo J. Welder CenterTickets for Theatre Victoria's next production are on sale now. Single tickets
'Southern Hospitality' to open at Leo J. Welder Center
The Victoria Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Tickets for Theatre Victoria's next production are on sale now. Single tickets for "Southern Hospitality" and season tickets are available online at theatrevictoria.org, at the Leo J. Welder Center box office, 214 N. Main St. or by calling... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Rodney Carrington returns to Victoria on tourRodney Carrington is returning to Victoria for a show Nov. 19 at the Victoria C
Rodney Carrington returns to Victoria on tour
The Victoria Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Rodney Carrington is returning to Victoria for a show Nov. 19 at the Victoria Community Center. The show, presented by Townsquare Media, is part of the comedian's "Here Comes The Truth" tour. Carrington has been making audiences laugh for almost 20... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkinson's disease in Los Angeles on Sept. 1. He was... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
'A Walk in the Woods' is blend of 'Wild' and 'Grumpy Old Men'Two of my all-time favorite films are "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and
'A Walk in the Woods' is blend of 'Wild' and 'Grumpy Old Men'
The Victoria Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Two of my all-time favorite films are "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "The Sting," both starring Paul Newman and Robert Redford. Ten years ago, Redford hoped to make a third film with Newman, the 1998 Bill Bryson memoir "A Walk in the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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Japan Today
Dean Jones, boyish Disney movie star, dies at 84 ‹ Japan TodayDean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney’s f
Dean Jones, boyish Disney movie star, dies at 84 ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted an hour ago
Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney’s favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as “That Darn Cat!” and “The Love Bug,” died of Parkinson’s disease in Los Angeles on Sept 1. He was 84. Publicist Richard... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Talented author joins university’s creative writing courseThursday, 3 September 2015, 9:26 amPress Release: Auckland UniversityTalented t
Talented author joins university’s creative writing course
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:26 amPress Release: Auckland UniversityTalented teacher and author joins university’s creative writing courseTo say Auckland teacher and author Phillip Simpson... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Silver Ferns to take on world’s best!Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:29 amPress Release: Netball NZNetball’s greatest
Silver Ferns to take on world’s best!
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:29 amPress Release: Netball NZNetball’s greatest rivalry will take centre stage in October when the Silver Ferns host the world champion... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Top Result for NZ Ski Racers in ANC SeriesThursday, 3 September 2015, 9:53 amPress Release: NZ Snow Sports Queenstown, Ne
Top Result for NZ Ski Racers in ANC Series
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:53 amPress Release: NZ Snow Sports Queenstown, New Zealand (2 September 2015) – The New Zealand Men’s Alpine Ski Team faced a top class... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
No Words to Describe ItThursday, 3 September 2015, 9:50 amPress Release: National Foundation for the D
No Words to Describe It
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:50 amPress Release: National Foundation for the DeafThe National Foundation for the Deaf have began work with The Business Marketing Group to tackle an issue that will affect... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Festival for the Future draws 500 world-changing young KiwisThursday, 3 September 2015, 9:24 amPress Release: Festival for the FutureAUCKLA
Festival for the Future draws 500 world-changing young Kiwis
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 9:24 amPress Release: Festival for the FutureAUCKLAND - More than 500 young people from across New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Gearing up to bring Bike Share to campusThursday, 3 September 2015, 10:02 amPress Release: Lincoln UniversityCould cycl
Gearing up to bring Bike Share to campus
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 10:02 amPress Release: Lincoln UniversityCould cycling serve as a gateway to fitness by inspiring people to pursue more active lifestyles?... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted an hour ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkinson's disease in Los Angeles on Sept. 1. He was... Read more
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The North West Star
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for itThe success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her cre
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for it
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
The success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her crew, is regarded as the trigger for a rise in interest in podcasting. Joel Zammit, founder of Melbourne-based comedy podcasting collective Sans Pants Radio, is manning the... Read more
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IGN
SuperMansion Character Posters: Meet Bryan Cranston's Superhero TeamGet ready for Titanium Rex - and his roommates! Crackle's new animated comedy
SuperMansion Character Posters: Meet Bryan Cranston's Superhero Team
IGN / Posted an hour ago
Get ready for Titanium Rex - and his roommates! Crackle's new animated comedy series SuperMansion debuts October 8th, and IGN has the exclusive debut of several character posters for the series. Check out the posters -- and get some info on the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner
Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84
KWWL Iowa / Posted an hour ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkinson's disease in Los Angeles on Sept. 1. He was... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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The Age
Ronny Chieng, laughing a career out of courtRonny Chieng was headed for a very different life until he won a campus comedy
Ronny Chieng, laughing a career out of court
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Ronny Chieng was headed for a very different life until he won a campus comedy competition. Five years ago, Ronny Chieng was on track to become a commercial lawyer. Now he emails his university friends when he gets up. ''Hey guys, I'm having the... Read more
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The Age
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for itThe success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her cre
Sound familiar? We love podcasting but don't want to pay for it
The Age / Posted an hour ago
The success of the Serial podcast, created by Sarah Koenig (centre) and her crew, is regarded as the trigger for a rise in interest in podcasting. Joel Zammit, founder of Melbourne-based comedy podcasting collective Sans Pants Radio, is manning the... Read more
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The Age
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowTrailer: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Trailer: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. A Malaysian-born Chinese comic,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily ShowMelbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents
Ronny Chieng named as correspondent on the new Daily Show
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new correspondents for The Daily Show as Trevor Noah takes over from Jon Stewart on the US television institution. Melbourne comic Ronny Chieng has been named as one of three new... Read more
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