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The Post-Journal
Bergman Shares Stories Of Songwriting With Chautauquahe said, 'Let's write a song called That Face.' And I said, 'Beautiful.'" He s
Bergman Shares Stories Of Songwriting With Chautauqua
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
he said, 'Let's write a song called That Face.' And I said, 'Beautiful.'" He said in 1957, Marilyn's favorite singer was Fred Astaire. "If you think of the literature of popular music, the Gershwins, Johnny Mercer, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin -... Read more
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People Magazine
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory's 45th Anniversary: Why Gene Wilder Was Robbed of an Oscarscant minutes later. Wilder's Wonka was by design unpredictable, but meticulou
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory's 45th Anniversary: Why Gene Wilder Was Robbed of an Oscar
People Magazine / Posted 11 hours ago
scant minutes later. Wilder's Wonka was by design unpredictable, but meticulously planned out by the actor. Beating out Fred Astaire and Peter Sellers (Sellers reportedly put in a personal call to Chocolate Factory author Roald Dahl to campaign... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“I was hooked:” Ballroom dance — both social and competitive — offers multiple health benefitsBROOKFIELD — Ballroom dance is enjoyed widely on stage, film and television — b
“I was hooked:” Ballroom dance — both social and competitive — offers multiple health benefits
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
BROOKFIELD — Ballroom dance is enjoyed widely on stage, film and television — but you don’t have to be Ginger Rogers or Fred Astaire to reap the benefits. “You have your physical and cardiovascular health, because of just the fast-paced moving... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Dance classes, feedback session$75 per person; no partner required. Classes presented John Dietz, a DVIDA-cer
Dance classes, feedback session
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
$75 per person; no partner required. Classes presented John Dietz, a DVIDA-certified ballroom dance instructor, trained by Fred Astaire-franchised dance studios. For more information on dance classes, call 828-712-0791 or visit... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
City gears up for dynamic arts fest with a differenceDispatchLIVEnot so much about making money as about keeping the arts in East London alive,”
City gears up for dynamic arts fest with a differenceDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
not so much about making money as about keeping the arts in East London alive,” he said. “People will be able to catch a Fred Astaire film at the Guild on Saturday morning, browse through the market, grab a bite at the Coelacanth Cafe and attend... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hollywood legend Leslie Caron reflects on a career of highs and lows in The Reluctant StarLeslie Caron is as old Hollywood as you can get. She danced with Gene Kelly, Fr
Hollywood legend Leslie Caron reflects on a career of highs and lows in The Reluctant Star
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Leslie Caron is as old Hollywood as you can get. She danced with Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Mikhail Baryshnikov and Rudolf Nureyev. She made films with Cary Grant, Henry Fonda, Jerry Lewis and Orson Welles. She starred in classic MGM musicals... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
2016 Kennedy Center Honors go to the Eagles, Al Pacino, Mavis Staples and moreas well as receive the honorees at the White House. Among the very earliest Ke
2016 Kennedy Center Honors go to the Eagles, Al Pacino, Mavis Staples and more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
as well as receive the honorees at the White House. Among the very earliest Kennedy Center honorees were such figures as Fred Astaire, George Balanchine, Richard Rodgers, Aaron Copland, Ella Fitzgerald, Henry Fonda, Martha Graham, Tennessee... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
KING5 Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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First Coast News
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, June 22, 2016began serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was releas
This day in history, June 22, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
began serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was released 19 months later.) In 1987, actor-dancer Fred Astaire died in Los Angeles at age 88. In 1993, former first lady Pat Nixon died in Park Ridge, N.J., at age 81. Ten... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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11 News Houston
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Today in History for June 22ndof this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of s
Today in History for June 22nd
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire d... Read more
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ABC News
Debbie Reynolds on How Music 'Brought Her Through' LifeKathy Selden in 1952's "Singin' in the Rain." By the end of the decade, she was
Debbie Reynolds on How Music 'Brought Her Through' Life
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Kathy Selden in 1952's "Singin' in the Rain." By the end of the decade, she was a major star with a number one pop song. "Fred Astaire was my dream dancer," Reynolds revealed. "I loved Fred Astaire's way of dancing. He led you into the dance. Once... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
City gears up for dynamic arts fest with a differencenot so much about making money as about keeping the arts in East London alive,”
City gears up for dynamic arts fest with a difference
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
not so much about making money as about keeping the arts in East London alive,” he said. “People will be able to catch a Fred Astaire film at the Guild on Saturday morning, browse through the market, grab a bite at the Coelacanth Cafe and attend... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 22office and critical hit, helping usher in a new Renaissance for The Walt Disney
June 22
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
office and critical hit, helping usher in a new Renaissance for The Walt Disney Company as a whole. 1987: Dancer and actor Fred Astaire dies of pneumonia at age 88 in Los Angeles, California. Astaire, who is particularly associated with Ginger... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacbegan serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was releas
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
began serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was released 19 months later.) In 1987, actor-dancer Fred Astaire died in Los Angeles at age 88. In 1993, former first lady Pat Nixon died in Park Ridge, New Jersey, at age... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historybegan serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was releas
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
began serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was released 19 months later.) In 1987, actor-dancer Fred Astaire died in Los Angeles at age 88. In 1993, former first lady Pat Nixon died in Park Ridge, New Jersey, at age... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
In cult of TCM, front row is lined with filmmakersfilm after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedie
In cult of TCM, front row is lined with filmmakers
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
film after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedies and post-war noir, John Ford Westerns and Fred Astaire musicals. Especially in the dog days of summer, when superheroes have a stranglehold on movie theaters, TCM can... Read more
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TribLIVE
Filmmakers find constant source of inspiration with TCMfilm after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedie
Filmmakers find constant source of inspiration with TCM
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
film after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedies and post-war noir, John Ford westerns and Fred Astaire musicals. Especially in the dog days of summer, when superheroes have a stranglehold on movie theaters, TCM can... Read more
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The Seattle Times
In cult of TCM, front row is lined with filmmakersfilm after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedie
In cult of TCM, front row is lined with filmmakers
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
film after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedies and post-war noir, John Ford Westerns and Fred Astaire musicals. Especially in the dog days of summer, when superheroes have a stranglehold on movie theaters, TCM can... Read more
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ABC News
In Cult of TCM, Front Row Is Lined With Filmmakersfilm after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedie
In Cult of TCM, Front Row Is Lined With Filmmakers
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
film after film with almost no exceptions: an endless feast of pre-code comedies and post-war noir, John Ford Westerns and Fred Astaire musicals. Especially in the dog days of summer, when superheroes have a stranglehold on movie theaters, TCM can... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Only on ABC-7: Business owner proves auto shops aren't just for menTexas Gov. Anne Richards once said, "Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire
Only on ABC-7: Business owner proves auto shops aren't just for men
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
Texas Gov. Anne Richards once said, "Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels." The saying emphasizes that women can do what is usually deemed "men's work" just as well as their male... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edgeintent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality to
Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edge
Bdnews24.com / Posted 15 days ago
intent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality told. Andres Iniesta, still a twinkle-toed Fred Astaire of the modern game at 32, unfurled one curling, inch-perfect cross that simply demanded a thumping Pique... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Life's in harmony with musicFormby's Leaning on a Lamppost although she did not mention the Herman's Hermit
Life's in harmony with music
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Formby's Leaning on a Lamppost although she did not mention the Herman's Hermit's lash at it. She is also partial to Fred Astaire and Cheek to Cheek as well as Delores Gray and Bill Johnson's version of Anything You Can Do. Howard Keill's... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Spain dominate, but lack cutting edgeintent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality to
Spain dominate, but lack cutting edge
Otago Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
intent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality told. Andres Iniesta, still a twinkle-toed Fred Astaire of the modern game at 32, unfurled one curling, inch-perfect cross that simply demanded a thumping Pique... Read more
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dna
Queen Elizabeth's playlist: The songs that rock Her Majesty's worldGray and Bill Johnson 3. Sing - Gary Barlow and the Commonwealth Band featurin
Queen Elizabeth's playlist: The songs that rock Her Majesty's world
dna / Posted 16 days ago
Gray and Bill Johnson 3. Sing - Gary Barlow and the Commonwealth Band featuring the Military Wives 4. Cheek to Cheek - Fred Astaire 5. The White Cliffs of Dover - Vera Lynn 6. Leaning on a Lamp-post - George Formby 7. Praise My Soul, The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edgeintent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality to
Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
intent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality told. Andres Iniesta, still a twinkle-toed Fred Astaire of the modern game at 32, unfurled one curling, inch-perfect cross that simply demanded a thumping Pique... Read more
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The Star
Ananlysis-Soccer-Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edgeintent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality to
Ananlysis-Soccer-Champions Spain dominate but lack a cutting edge
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
intent or penetration. Eventually, though, one moment of sheer star quality told. Andres Iniesta, still a twinkle-toed Fred Astaire of the modern game at 32, unfurled one curling, inch-perfect cross that simply demanded a thumping Pique... Read more
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New Kerala
Queen likes to tap her feet on these songs - newkerala.com #76260Gray and Bill Johnson 3. Sing - Gary Barlow and the Commonwealth Band featurin
Queen likes to tap her feet on these songs - newkerala.com #76260
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Gray and Bill Johnson 3. Sing - Gary Barlow and the Commonwealth Band featuring the Military Wives 4. Cheek to Cheek - Fred Astaire 5. The White Cliffs of Dover - Vera Lynn 6. Leaning on a Lamp-post - George Formby 7. Praise My Soul, The... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Theatre listings22: GOTTA SING GOTTA DANCE. Join a company of West End singers and dancers as t
Theatre listings
Weston Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
22: GOTTA SING GOTTA DANCE. Join a company of West End singers and dancers as they journey from the MGM movie musicals of Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly through classics Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and Oliver! to the latest smash hits such... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Journey in West Palm Beach, Cyndi Lauper in Boca...Plaza Real, Boca Raton. Tickets start at $39.50. Information: 561-750-1668; www
Journey in West Palm Beach, Cyndi Lauper in Boca...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 days ago
Plaza Real, Boca Raton. Tickets start at $39.50. Information: 561-750-1668; www.mizneramp.com 3. YOU SHOULD BE DANCING Fred Astaire Dance Studio Grand Opening and 8th Anniversary Celebration, Fred Astaire Dance Studio of West Palm... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Yes, musical spinoffs work – here’s a whole season’s worththe George and Ira Gershwin songbook. The title song was written for the 1937 f
Yes, musical spinoffs work – here’s a whole season’s worth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
the George and Ira Gershwin songbook. The title song was written for the 1937 film “A Damsel in Distress” and performed by Fred Astaire. “Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off” was written for another 1937 film “Shall We Dance” and also first performed by... Read more
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The Sault Star
Ali's dream of Superior boxing mecca KO’dsatisfied with the completions, there was a grand opening party. Among the cele
Ali's dream of Superior boxing mecca KO’d
The Sault Star / Posted 20 days ago
satisfied with the completions, there was a grand opening party. Among the celebrants were George Gershwin, Mary Pickford, Fred Astaire and Cole Porter. It was a Gatsby-esque bush bash in a Lake Superior castle. Imagine Downton Abby in log, or... Read more
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Fortune
Buy a Signed Work of Art by Muhammad Ali Starting at Only $400can find an extensive selection of pieces by celebrities not always known for t
Buy a Signed Work of Art by Muhammad Ali Starting at Only $400
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
can find an extensive selection of pieces by celebrities not always known for their figure art: there are works by dancers Fred Astaire and Alvin Ailey, for instance, as well as art by model Tyra Banks and crooner Tony Bennett. The list goes on —... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win TexasRichards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Conv
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win Texas
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
Richards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Convention, "Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did, she just did it backwards and in high heels." Richards and Clinton were no strangers. The Clintons trace... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win TexasRichards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Conv
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win Texas
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 21 days ago
Richards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Convention, "Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did, she just did it backwards and in high heels." Richards and Clinton were no strangers. The Clintons trace... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win TexasRichards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Conv
Wendy Davis: Clinton can win Texas
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 21 days ago
Richards' most famous lines, delivered during the 1988 Democratic National Convention, "Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did, she just did it backwards and in high heels." Richards and Clinton were no strangers. The Clintons trace... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Clinton Seizes Feminist Mantle For Presidential CampaignRichards during the 1988 Democratic National Convention praising actress Ginger
Hillary Clinton Seizes Feminist Mantle For Presidential Campaign
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
Richards during the 1988 Democratic National Convention praising actress Ginger Rogers for doing everything that co-star Fred Astaire did but “backwards and in high heels.” Elected women officials in the video include Shirley Chisholm — the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Business After Hours CalendarJoin us for on Thursday, June 9th for our Business After Hours event at Fred As
Business After Hours Calendar
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
Join us for on Thursday, June 9th for our Business After Hours event at Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Bonita Springs. Come and network with memebers of the business community while enjoying appetizers and drink. Member registration in advance is $15... Read more
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