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Baltimore Sun
Retro Baltimore: Charm City is one degree from Kevin Baconit covers some familiar Charm City landmarks. (Hey, it’s Eddie’s!) At the film’
Retro Baltimore: Charm City is one degree from Kevin Bacon
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
it covers some familiar Charm City landmarks. (Hey, it’s Eddie’s!) At the film’s premiere at the Senator Theatre, director John Waters quipped, “I thought it was great seeing Baltimore completely through the eyes of someone who doesn't live... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
In Brief: Sudbury arts and entertainmentsmash hit Hairspray, until Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. at the Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170
In Brief: Sudbury arts and entertainment
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
smash hit Hairspray, until Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. at the Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy St. Based on the 1988 John Waters film, Hairspray follows the loveable optimist Tracy Turnblad (starring April Perrin) as she follows her dream,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Final two men suspected of impersonating officers in Baltimore robbery surrenderMoore, 21, of Moravia-Walther in Northeast Baltimore, surrendered to detectives
Final two men suspected of impersonating officers in Baltimore robbery surrender
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Moore, 21, of Moravia-Walther in Northeast Baltimore, surrendered to detectives Monday night, police said. And John Waters, 25, of Baltimore County, surrendered late Sunday. The four men are charged with armed robbery, theft and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Second man surrenders in alleged robbery by police impersonatorsFriday night from one driver in South Baltimore, then robbed another near M&T B
Second man surrenders in alleged robbery by police impersonators
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Friday night from one driver in South Baltimore, then robbed another near M&T Bank Stadium early Saturday, police said. John Waters, 25, of the 5400 block of Masefield Road, turned himself into police late Sunday in connection with the crimes.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
2 Baltimore Police Impersonators Arrested; 2 At Largethey stole the victim’s money and cell phone. Police say they know who all fou
2 Baltimore Police Impersonators Arrested; 2 At Large
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
they stole the victim’s money and cell phone. Police say they know who all four suspects are and believed they are armed. John Waters, 25, who police say was in the getaway car, turned himself into police on Sunday night. He was charged with two... Read more
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Junkee
Breaking Down The Magnificent Camp And The Disappointing Crap Of 'The Get Down'in his desire to push the boundaries of acceptability, is aiming for the kind o
Breaking Down The Magnificent Camp And The Disappointing Crap Of 'The Get Down'
Junkee / Posted 7 days ago
in his desire to push the boundaries of acceptability, is aiming for the kind of camp epitomised by treasured director John Waters, who once said of his “filth” style: “the right kind of people understand it and it frightens away the timid”.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore police arrest one, seek others in police impersonation schemearrested one man and are seeking others in connection with a string of thefts w
Baltimore police arrest one, seek others in police impersonation scheme
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
arrested one man and are seeking others in connection with a string of thefts where suspects dressed as police officers. John Waters, 25, of the 5400 block of Masefield Road, turned himself into police late Sunday in connection with the crimes.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
1 Baltimore Police Impersonator Suspect Arrested, 2nd Wantedof two motorists last week by men impersonating Baltimore Police officers. At
1 Baltimore Police Impersonator Suspect Arrested, 2nd Wanted
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
of two motorists last week by men impersonating Baltimore Police officers. At about 10:45 p.m. Sunday, 25-year-old John Waters of the 5400 block of Masefield Road turned himself into police. He was charged with two counts of armed robbery... Read more
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Philly.com
Horror films take guts, as Herschell Gordon Lewis knowscame to be known as the "splatter film." He has influenced generations of indep
Horror films take guts, as Herschell Gordon Lewis knows
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
came to be known as the "splatter film." He has influenced generations of independent filmmakers, chief among them superfan John Waters. On Sunday, local horror-film presenters Exhumed Films will do a marathon screening of five Lewis classics:... Read more
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Gulf News
Johnny Depp, the unruly misfit and his troubled relationship with fameteens, early 20s, because I had no desire, no interest, really, in it at all.”H
Johnny Depp, the unruly misfit and his troubled relationship with fame
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
teens, early 20s, because I had no desire, no interest, really, in it at all.”He got his first leading role in the 1990 John Waters juvenile delinquent spoof Cry-Baby, swiftly followed in 1991 by the first of his many collaborations with Tim... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ariana Grande dons Penny Pingleton's pigtails in Hairspray Live!boy named Seaweed - was previously played by Amanda Bynes in the 2007 musical f
Ariana Grande dons Penny Pingleton's pigtails in Hairspray Live!
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
boy named Seaweed - was previously played by Amanda Bynes in the 2007 musical feature and Leslie Ann Powers in John Waters' 1988 classic. Ariana - who launched her career on Nickelodeon - recently had acting roles as 'Latex BDSM' in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Visiting a shoot for Matt Porterfield's 'Sollers Point'Baltimore County and Baltimore City, "Sollers Point" marks the fourth movie Por
Visiting a shoot for Matt Porterfield's 'Sollers Point'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Baltimore County and Baltimore City, "Sollers Point" marks the fourth movie Porterfield has set in his hometown. Like John Waters and Barry Levinson before him, Porterfield has made Baltimore an almost-equal filmmaking partner; all of his... Read more
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Philly.com
Teresa Giudice's money woes: With husband Joe in jail, Uncle Sam wants moreChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'D
Teresa Giudice's money woes: With husband Joe in jail, Uncle Sam wants more
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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Billboard
Andrea Martin to Play Ariana Grande's Mom In 'Hairspray Live!'7. Ariana Grande and Seth MacFarlane Are Adorable Performing Rodgers and Hamme
Andrea Martin to Play Ariana Grande's Mom In 'Hairspray Live!'
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
7. Ariana Grande and Seth MacFarlane Are Adorable Performing Rodgers and Hammerstein Classics: Watch Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' castChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'D
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' cast
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' castChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'D
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' cast
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' castChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'D
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' cast
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' castChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'D
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' cast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O'Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' castChenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O’D
Comedian Andrea Martin joins 'Hairspray Live!' cast
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short, Sean Hayes and Rosie O’Donnell. It airs Dec. 7. Based on the cult John Waters movie set in 1960s Baltimore, the show concerns the full-figured Tracy Turnblad whose fondest wish is to appear... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore's 'Blue Book,' a relic of 19th-century elite, persists todaymany blue bloods of the area, who have included sons of Francis Scott Key, rela
Baltimore's 'Blue Book,' a relic of 19th-century elite, persists today
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
many blue bloods of the area, who have included sons of Francis Scott Key, relatives of Edgar Allan Poe and the family of John Waters. But for some, who is and who is not included remains an implicit reminder of the region's divide between an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally get 'filthy' in comedy show heading to Baltimore this weekendyou don't come, that's what's so fun about live performance — if you're not the
Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally get 'filthy' in comedy show heading to Baltimore this weekend
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
you don't come, that's what's so fun about live performance — if you're not there you don't get magic. I'm not sure where John Waters is hanging his hat these days, but whenever I hear "Baltimore" I immediately think of either the Ripken family... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Larry Flynt Sued for Allegedly Jacking Casino Nameof the faces of the XXX movie biz. New World Pictures Traci Lords - This teena
Larry Flynt Sued for Allegedly Jacking Casino Name
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
of the faces of the XXX movie biz. New World Pictures Traci Lords - This teenage sex goddess got off her back to work with John Waters on "Cry-Baby" and "Serial Mom," and she never looked back other than to co-star in Kevin Smith's 2008 movie "Zack... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming Events At Cine-Rama Include Lo And Behold Documentary30 minutes before showtime Tickets are $10, $8 for Cine-Rama Members Screenin
Upcoming Events At Cine-Rama Include Lo And Behold Documentary
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
30 minutes before showtime Tickets are $10, $8 for Cine-Rama Members Screening of a 4k restoration of Multiple Maniacs by John Waters. This is a part of the Summer Film Series. Wednesday, Aug. 24, 8 p.m. Doors open at least 30 minutes before... Read more
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Boston Globe
John Waters celebrates the re-release of ‘one of my most hideous movies’Divine and Mink Stole (above, left) in a scene from 1970’s “Multiple Maniacs,”
John Waters celebrates the re-release of ‘one of my most hideous movies’
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Divine and Mink Stole (above, left) in a scene from 1970’s “Multiple Maniacs,” a forerunner by John Waters (above right) to his later trash-film classics. PROVINCETOWN — John Waters is marveling at the fact that Janus Films, venerable distributor of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Glass act pares back the layers of LennonInterwoven songs and interview snippets lay bare legend’s soul. John Waters' v
Glass act pares back the layers of Lennon
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Interwoven songs and interview snippets lay bare legend’s soul. John Waters' vocal delivery lacks Lennon's raw purity but still packs an emotional punch. With a finely woven blend of song and interview fragments Australian John Waters takes us... Read more
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Salon.com
John Waters, revolutionary: “Multiple Maniacs” is much more than campJohn Waters might have been outraged if anyone had told him in 1970 that “Mult
John Waters, revolutionary: “Multiple Maniacs” is much more than camp
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
John Waters might have been outraged if anyone had told him in 1970 that “Multiple Maniacs,” the Baltimore underground filmmaker’s deliberately offensive (and often hilarious) second feature, was a political statement. It was intended as something... Read more
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Variety
John Waters’ Amazing, And Newly Restored, ‘Multiple Maniacs’ Marked the Birth of Hater NationIn his long and storied career, writer-director John Waters, the Baltimore bard
John Waters’ Amazing, And Newly Restored, ‘Multiple Maniacs’ Marked the Birth of Hater Nation
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
In his long and storied career, writer-director John Waters, the Baltimore bard of trash and sleaze and twisted kicks, has staged all kinds of scenes, from delinquent comedy to hardcore gross-outs to grungy fairy-tale burlesque to rock & roll... Read more
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Canberra Times
Embrace review: Taryn Brumfitt's body image documentary a troubling eye-openerwho featured (with scars) on the cover of The Women's Weekly. Ricki Lake talks
Embrace review: Taryn Brumfitt's body image documentary a troubling eye-opener
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
who featured (with scars) on the cover of The Women's Weekly. Ricki Lake talks about achieving fame as "the fat girl" in John Waters' remake of Hairspray, and her qualms about cooperating with magazine stories about how good she looked when she... Read more
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Gawker
John Waters on Multiple Maniacs, Transgender Bathroom Laws, and the Potential End of His Film CareerImage: Divine in Multiple Maniacs Yesterday, the Gawker office was graced with
John Waters on Multiple Maniacs, Transgender Bathroom Laws, and the Potential End of His Film Career
Gawker / Posted 24 days ago
Image: Divine in Multiple Maniacs Yesterday, the Gawker office was graced with the presence of legendary director John Waters, who’s promoting the rerelease of his 1970 movie Multiple Maniacs. The delirious movie, which features Divine being raped... Read more
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Brisbane Times
There's more on than the Ekka61 Musgrave Rd, Red Hill August 5, 10am-5pm. August 6-7, 10am-4pm. Free entry
There's more on than the Ekka
Brisbane Times / Posted 25 days ago
61 Musgrave Rd, Red Hill August 5, 10am-5pm. August 6-7, 10am-4pm. Free entry Photo: Kelly Churchill Gold Logie winner John Waters teams up with singing sensation Michele Forbes for a lively concert of jazz and American songbook classics and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Multiple Maniacs is queer cinema at its most adversarial and thrillingly viciousof what Wortham calls its “revolutionary potential.” A useful figure in underst
Multiple Maniacs is queer cinema at its most adversarial and thrillingly vicious
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
of what Wortham calls its “revolutionary potential.” A useful figure in understanding this trend is American gay filmmaker John Waters. In a career spanning nearly five decades, Waters has morphed from a transgressive cult filmmaker to a supplier... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Theatre at the Mount to stage ‘Hairspray’ in August | August 5, 201612. “Hairspray,” winner of eight Tony Awards, is set in 1960s Baltimore and is
Theatre at the Mount to stage ‘Hairspray’ in August | August 5, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 25 days ago
12. “Hairspray,” winner of eight Tony Awards, is set in 1960s Baltimore and is based on the film written and directed by John Waters. The production features an original score by Academy Awardnominated Marc Shaiman, with lyrics by Shaiman and... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Table 13room, more city employees than I’ve seen in years and no one else from the “Wes
Table 13
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
room, more city employees than I’ve seen in years and no one else from the “Westside Weekly.” Organizers, including a young John Waters look-alike, had to go scrounge an additional 30 chairs from the adjoining building where the volunteers serve... Read more
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Perth Now
Change ahead for the Proudmansthinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, hel
Change ahead for the Proudmans
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
thinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, helping Nina raise a daughter, helping her dad (John Waters) run a real estate business, helping Mick with his tour. She hasn’t really done her own thing. It’s a really big... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
L7 is, better late than never, getting respectwith a laugh in retrospect. "The show was going weird and I got weird with it.
L7 is, better late than never, getting respect
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
with a laugh in retrospect. "The show was going weird and I got weird with it. It was a little bit art punk, a little bit John Waters, a little bit L7. Hashtag me #tamponthrower. It's true, so why not? I used to worry about my mother finding out.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sean Hayes, Rosie O'Donnell join 'Hairspray Live' castas Edna Turnblad in the Broadway production that premiered in 2004. The musica
Sean Hayes, Rosie O'Donnell join 'Hairspray Live' cast
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
as Edna Turnblad in the Broadway production that premiered in 2004. The musical, set in Baltimore and based off the 1988 John Waters movie, also stars Kristin Chenoweth, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, Martin Short and pop star Ariana Grande, who... Read more
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Herald Sun
Change ahead for the Proudmansthinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, hel
Change ahead for the Proudmans
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
thinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, helping Nina raise a daughter, helping her dad (John Waters) run a real estate business, helping Mick with his tour. She hasn’t really done her own thing. It’s a really big... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Change ahead for the Proudmansthinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, hel
Change ahead for the Proudmans
The Courier Mail / Posted 27 days ago
thinking about it, she was helping Jimmy (Richard Davies) run a restaurant, helping Nina raise a daughter, helping her dad (John Waters) run a real estate business, helping Mick with his tour. She hasn’t really done her own thing. It’s a really big... Read more
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The Age
Sun screens: The ultimate guide to outdoor cinema in Melbourne this summerthe weekly Backyard Cinema screenings at the Gasworks Arts Park (gasworks.org.a
Sun screens: The ultimate guide to outdoor cinema in Melbourne this summer
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
the weekly Backyard Cinema screenings at the Gasworks Arts Park (gasworks.org.au), starting mid-January and including the John Waters classics Hairspray​ (January 22) and Cry-Baby (February 5). Cate Blanchett stars in Todd Haynes' Carol, screening... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sun screens: The ultimate guide to outdoor cinema in Melbourne this summerthe weekly Backyard Cinema screenings at the Gasworks Arts Park (gasworks.org.a
Sun screens: The ultimate guide to outdoor cinema in Melbourne this summer
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
the weekly Backyard Cinema screenings at the Gasworks Arts Park (gasworks.org.au), starting mid-January and including the John Waters classics Hairspray​ (January 22) and Cry-Baby (February 5). Cate Blanchett stars in Todd Haynes' Carol, screening... Read more
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Variety
Rosie O’Donnell, Sean Hayes Join ‘Hairspray Live’ CastLeon said. “Hairspray Live” is based on the Broadway musical, which is based o
Rosie O’Donnell, Sean Hayes Join ‘Hairspray Live’ Cast
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
Leon said. “Hairspray Live” is based on the Broadway musical, which is based on the 1988 feature film by director John Waters. It tells the story of a teenager, Turnblad, who integrates a local Baltimore television dance show in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Patty Hearst's wild true-crime saga revisited in 'American Heiress'dog show last year with her Shih Tzu, and she has occasionally showed her earli
Patty Hearst's wild true-crime saga revisited in 'American Heiress'
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
dog show last year with her Shih Tzu, and she has occasionally showed her earlier rebellious streak by appearing in John Waters' movies. Hearst's time as an urban guerrilla seems to be an anomaly in an otherwise upstanding life. But... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Blaney Wins $5,000 At Eriez Speedwayto the event before the race went back green. At the halfway point Blair enjoye
Blaney Wins $5,000 At Eriez Speedway
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
to the event before the race went back green. At the halfway point Blair enjoyed a 10-car-length lead over Hordusky, Lyon, John Waters, and Jason Genco. Latta came back to fifth at lap 17. Blair went on to win his seventh crate late model feature... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
‘Can We Take A Joke?’ Looks To A Comedian’s Right To Offendthan going and complaining that they have been hurt by the jokes. If you are o
‘Can We Take A Joke?’ Looks To A Comedian’s Right To Offend
KPBS San Diego / Posted a month ago
than going and complaining that they have been hurt by the jokes. If you are offended, turn it off When I interviewed John Waters back in the 1990s, he was being accused of obscenity because someone rented “Pink Flamingoes” from a video store... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
In Brief: Sudbury arts and entertainmentsmash hit Hairspray, from Aug. 12-27 at 8 p.m. at the Sudbury Theatre Centre, 1
In Brief: Sudbury arts and entertainment
The Sudbury Star / Posted 1 months ago
smash hit Hairspray, from Aug. 12-27 at 8 p.m. at the Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy St. Based on the 1988 John Waters film, Hairspray follows the loveable optimist Tracy Turnblad (starring April Perrin) as she follows her dream,... Read more

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