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CBS News
Grammy Music Educator Award goes to N.C. high school teacherThe Music Educator Award is given each year by the Recording Academy and the Gr
Grammy Music Educator Award goes to N.C. high school teacher
CBS News / Posted 12 hours ago
The Music Educator Award is given each year by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Foundation. In December, "CBS This Morning" announced the ten finalists for the third annual award, selected from more than 4,500 nominees across the country for... Read more
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examiner.com
'Trouble in Mind' turns 25 at New Beverly CinemaAlan Rudolph’s 1985 neo-noir movie “Trouble in Mind” reached its 25th anniversa
'Trouble in Mind' turns 25 at New Beverly Cinema
examiner.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Alan Rudolph’s 1985 neo-noir movie “Trouble in Mind” reached its 25th anniversary in 2010. This is especially significant because it got lost by its distributors about 20 years ago, and they only recently found a print of it. The movie has since been... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Fischli and Weiss: hamming it up at the GuggenheimIn 1979, the Swiss art duo Peter Fischli and David Weiss strolled into a Zurich
Fischli and Weiss: hamming it up at the Guggenheim
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
In 1979, the Swiss art duo Peter Fischli and David Weiss strolled into a Zurich supermarket searching for art supplies. They stopped at the deli. “We saw the cold cuts in the glass vitrine, pointed to it and said: ‘Look, it looks like a carpet... Read more
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Variety
'Carnage Park'In “Carnage Park,” the surviving perpetrator and the kidnapping victim of a bot
'Carnage Park'
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
In “Carnage Park,” the surviving perpetrator and the kidnapping victim of a botched bank robbery become the prey of a crazed Vietnam vet who has a built a giant prison out of an uninhabited expanse of California desert. Viewers may relate to the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The right way to calculate gains (and losses) on U.S. stocksRecently, I heard from a reader who was trying to decide whether to sell his Mc
The right way to calculate gains (and losses) on U.S. stocks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Recently, I heard from a reader who was trying to decide whether to sell his McDonald’s shares. He was concerned that, because the loonie had plunged, he would have to pay additional capital-gains tax related to the currency gains even though he... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
BMA to open show of 200 artworks acquired for the institution's centennialThe Baltimore Museum of Art is opening an exhibit on Feb. 7 of more than 200 of
BMA to open show of 200 artworks acquired for the institution's centennial
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The Baltimore Museum of Art is opening an exhibit on Feb. 7 of more than 200 of the dazzling, quirky, enigmatic and enchanting artworks that it has acquired in celebration of the institution's centennial. "What you'll see in these galleries is just... Read more
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Variety
Johnny Depp Recalls Finding Jack Sparrow in the Sauna and Torturing Leonardo DiCaprioSANTA BARBARA, Calif. — It was a rare treat for those who managed tickets to Th
Johnny Depp Recalls Finding Jack Sparrow in the Sauna and Torturing Leonardo DiCaprio
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — It was a rare treat for those who managed tickets to Thursday night’s presentation of the Maltin Modern Master Award to Johnny Depp to kick off the 31st annual Santa Barbara Film Festival’s roll call of fetes this year. After... Read more
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The Verge
Should NASCAR go electric?Last week, Bill Nye started a bit of a storm with this post on Aeon: "If NASCAR
Should NASCAR go electric?
The Verge / Posted 6 days ago
Last week, Bill Nye started a bit of a storm with this post on Aeon: "If NASCAR embraced electric cars it could change the world." In it, Nye expands on a chapter from his most recent book, where he calls for NASCAR to ditch its internal combustion... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
'Hairspray' gets audience members on their feetSet in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1962, “Hairspray,” based on the John Waters’ hit
'Hairspray' gets audience members on their feet
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Set in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1962, “Hairspray,” based on the John Waters’ hit film of the same name, depicts the struggle of one bubbly teenager’s wishes to realize her own dream of dancing on “The Corny Collins Show,” the popular television dance... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
BMA features Maryland artists in new exhibitJohn Waters is one of the artists whose work will be on display. In a celebrat
BMA features Maryland artists in new exhibit
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 6 days ago
John Waters is one of the artists whose work will be on display. In a celebration of local art and artists, the Baltimore Museum of Art will be displaying a new exhibit on Maryland artists from Feb. 7 to May 8 of this year. The exhibit, curated by... Read more
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The Age
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreAdam Emslie is sad to be selling Polyester Books. Photo: Jason South The books
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Adam Emslie is sad to be selling Polyester Books. Photo: Jason South The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius towers over customers from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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The Young Witness
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Western Advocate
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Manning River Times
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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The North West Star
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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The Border Mail
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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The Courier
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no moreIt's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Po
Perverts, throwbacks and degenerate gamblers - a cult bookshop no more
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
It's been targeted by authorities and crazies - now the doors are closing on Polyester Books. The bookshelves hold Kerouac and Kesey and Burroughs and Bukowski as they always have. The big neon face of Bob Dobbs from the Church of the SubGenius... Read more
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The Young Witness
Southern Inlands this week - January 29, 2016COOMA: The Monaro Billy Kart Derby was a great success with hundreds turning ou
Southern Inlands this week - January 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
COOMA: The Monaro Billy Kart Derby was a great success with hundreds turning out for the occasion. Lachie Corbett was one of many outstanding drivers across the day. Photo: Cooma-Monaro Express, Lee Evans. BERRIMA: Australia Day 2016 ambassador John... Read more
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Anorak
Baltimore bigwigs want huge statue of Divine and her dog poo dinner The junction of Read and Tyson Streets, Baltimore, was the setting for a semi
Baltimore bigwigs want huge statue of Divine and her dog poo dinner
Anorak / Posted 11 days ago
The junction of Read and Tyson Streets, Baltimore, was the setting for a seminal movie moment. It’s where Babs Johnson (Divine), star of John Waters’ Pink Flamingos, cemented a... Read more
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Games Radar
Think you know horror? Wait until you see who Ubi is making nasty VR withThere’s been plenty of interesting news spilling out of Sundance - yep, I can’t
Think you know horror? Wait until you see who Ubi is making nasty VR with
Games Radar / Posted 12 days ago
There’s been plenty of interesting news spilling out of Sundance - yep, I can’t believe there’s a film with a farting corpse played by Daniel Radcliffe either - but a blood spattered announcement from Ubisoft earlier this week might just be the start... Read more
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New Now Next
Monument Honoring Drag Icon Divine Gets The Support Of Baltimore's MayorBaltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has thrown her support behind a propos
Monument Honoring Drag Icon Divine Gets The Support Of Baltimore's Mayor
New Now Next / Posted 13 days ago
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has thrown her support behind a proposed monument in honor of late drag icon Divine, which local artists hope to erect on the street corner where he filmed the final scene of John Waters’ Pink Flamingos in... Read more
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Games Radar
The Greasy Strangler is the most disturbing movie you'll see all yearExploding eyeballs, goop-slathered serial killers, nonsense jokes that go on fi
The Greasy Strangler is the most disturbing movie you'll see all year
Games Radar / Posted 14 days ago
Exploding eyeballs, goop-slathered serial killers, nonsense jokes that go on five minutes at a time... The Greasy Strangler makes no apologies for its bad behaviour, emerging as one of the boldest, weirdest and most outrageously entertaining films at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Paramount delivers plus-size hit with 'Hairspray'"Live television -- there's nothing like it." That's a line spoken by Devin De
Paramount delivers plus-size hit with 'Hairspray'
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
"Live television -- there's nothing like it." That's a line spoken by Devin DeSantis as the title TV host of "The Corny Collins Show" in "Hairspray," the smash hit 2002 Broadway musical inspired by filmmaker John Waters' 1988 movie of the same name.... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Road to Sundance: Steve Gleason film premieresKREM 2's Jane McCarthy arrives at the Sundance Film Festival as 'Gleason' is se
Road to Sundance: Steve Gleason film premieres
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
KREM 2's Jane McCarthy arrives at the Sundance Film Festival as 'Gleason' is set to debut. SPOKANE, Wash. -- The inspirational story of former NFL star and Spokane native Steve Gleason will soon be hitting the big screen. The upcoming documentary... Read more
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Paradise Post
Paradise boys score quickly, often against Foothill, 6-0Paradise >> Spearheaded by five first-half goals, including a pair in the openi
Paradise boys score quickly, often against Foothill, 6-0
Paradise Post / Posted 15 days ago
Paradise >> Spearheaded by five first-half goals, including a pair in the opening five minutes Monday night, the Paradise High boys soccer team rolled past Foothill at home, 6-0 on a muddy Om Wraith Field. The Bobcats were up five goals through the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘I might get a job now they know I’m alive’Central Coast actor Vincent Ball reflects on fascinating movie career after rec
‘I might get a job now they know I’m alive’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Central Coast actor Vincent Ball reflects on fascinating movie career after receiving OAM honour | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Veteran actor Vincent Ball... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Dirty Grandpa' review: Do not watch this movie while alive"Dirty Grandpa" opens with a funeral. Five minutes later, when you witness Robe
'Dirty Grandpa' review: Do not watch this movie while alive
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
"Dirty Grandpa" opens with a funeral. Five minutes later, when you witness Robert De Niro in a shameless, shameful moment of self-pleasure, you'll wish it was yours. The movie is a relentless and unapologetic display of tasteless comedy, and please... Read more
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Daily Herald
5 things to do in the suburbs this weekendDisney on Ice returns to Rosemont, a tribute to Rosemary Clooney plays out at R
5 things to do in the suburbs this weekend
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Disney on Ice returns to Rosemont, a tribute to Rosemary Clooney plays out at Raue Center in Crystal Lake and Paramount Theatre in Aurora revives "Hairspray." Here are the details for these and other events this weekend in the suburbs. For others,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Girls just wanna have funA scene from Tangerine, directed by Sean Baker. Two transhookers are not looki
Girls just wanna have fun
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
A scene from Tangerine, directed by Sean Baker. Two transhookers are not looking for love and warmth on Christmas Eve around the crummy blocks of Los Angeles. In Sean Baker's hilarious, rambunctious and surprisingly sweet... Read more
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SameSame
Here's a sneak peak at Melbourne's Queer Film Fest 2016!Wetting our appetites for some celluloid excitement, the Melbourne Queer Film F
Here's a sneak peak at Melbourne's Queer Film Fest 2016!
SameSame / Posted 20 days ago
Wetting our appetites for some celluloid excitement, the Melbourne Queer Film Festival has announced eight films that they will be screening this year. Just a quick look at the trailers shows MQFF Program Manager Spiro Economopoulos and Festival... Read more
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Gawker
Finally, a Politician Who's Not Afraid To Admit It: "I Use Poppers"In an early contender for the greatest coming out of 2016, Tory MP Crispin Blun
Finally, a Politician Who's Not Afraid To Admit It: "I Use Poppers"
Gawker / Posted 20 days ago
In an early contender for the greatest coming out of 2016, Tory MP Crispin Blunt told the House of Commons on Wednesday, “I use poppers. I out myself as a popper user.” It’s moments like these that make being a gay guy with a jackhammering pulse,... Read more
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The News-Reporter
Obituaries | January 21, 2016Funeral services for Mary Jo Neville, 68, were held noon Tuesday, January 19, a
Obituaries | January 21, 2016
The News-Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
Funeral services for Mary Jo Neville, 68, were held noon Tuesday, January 19, at Statesboro First Baptist Church officiated by Dr. John Waters. Burial followed at Bulloch Memorial Gardens. She passed away after a short illness on January 16. M... Read more
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York Daily Record
Is York, Pa., becoming 'retro cool'?Hampden, a neighborhood in northern Baltimore, is a mill town that has become a
Is York, Pa., becoming 'retro cool'?
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
Hampden, a neighborhood in northern Baltimore, is a mill town that has become a destination for visitors and a desirable place to live. (Photo: Jim McClure, York Daily Record) The Hampden neighborhood of Baltimore gives you a glimpse of what York... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Divine fans want to build a monument to late actorHere's proof that Baltimore isn't called The Monumental City for nothing. A gr
Divine fans want to build a monument to late actor
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Here's proof that Baltimore isn't called The Monumental City for nothing. A group of Divine fans are looking to put a monument to the late actor, drag queen, singer and counterculture figure near the Tyson Street site where his most notorious movie... Read more
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New Now Next
Guess What NBC's Next Live Musical Will Be?Guess What NBC’s Next Live Musical Will Be? At the Television Critics Associat
Guess What NBC's Next Live Musical Will Be?
New Now Next / Posted 27 days ago
Guess What NBC’s Next Live Musical Will Be? At the Television Critics Association winter press tour, NBC announced it had picked the next production for its live musical franchise. Originally a 1988 John Waters movie, Hairspray was adapted for... Read more
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Junkee
Why ‘Carol’ Could Prove To Be 2016’s Best And Most Important Movie In 2014, long-standing gay publication The Advocate released a list of The To
Why ‘Carol’ Could Prove To Be 2016’s Best And Most Important Movie
Junkee / Posted 28 days ago
In 2014, long-standing gay publication The Advocate released a list of The Top 175 Essential Films of All Time for LGBT Viewers. By my count, only 40 can legitimately be cited as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'NBC plans Hairspray' as next live musicalNBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016.
'NBC plans Hairspray' as next live musical
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016. NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt broke the news Wednesday morning at his Television Critics Association press tour presentation. "Hairspray" will again by exec... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'NBC plans Hairspray' as next live musicalNBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016.
'NBC plans Hairspray' as next live musical
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016. NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt broke the news Wednesday morning at his Television Critics Association press tour presentation. "Hairspray" will again by exec... Read more
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WestportNow
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Hateful Eight,’ ‘Concussion,’ Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip’Wednesday, January 13, 2016 By Susan GrangerSpecial to WestportNow Known fo
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘The Hateful Eight,’ ‘Concussion,’ Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip’
WestportNow / Posted 28 days ago
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 By Susan GrangerSpecial to WestportNow Known for his penchant for approaching racism in America with profanity-laced,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
NBC plans 'Hairspray' as next live musicalNBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016.
NBC plans 'Hairspray' as next live musical
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has set its sights on "Hairspray" as its live musical production for 2016. NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt broke the news Wednesday morning at his Television Critics Association press tour presentation. "Hairspray" will again by exec... Read more
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NBC Miami
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'
NBC Miami / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days until it airs. The network is set to produce a live version of "Hairspray" next December, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed at the 2016 Winter TCA Press Tour on... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days until it airs. The network is set to produce a live version of "Hairspray" next December, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed at the 2016 Winter TCA Press Tour on... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'
NBC Connecticut / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days until it airs. The network is set to produce a live version of "Hairspray" next December, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed at the 2016 Winter TCA Press Tour on... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days until it airs. The network is set to produce a live version of "Hairspray" next December, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed at the 2016 Winter TCA Press Tour on... Read more
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NBC New York
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days
NBC's Next Live Musical Event Will Be 'Hairspray'
NBC New York / Posted 28 days ago
NBC has revealed its next live musical and we're already counting down the days until it airs. The network is set to produce a live version of "Hairspray" next December, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed at the 2016 Winter TCA Press Tour on... Read more
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