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Games Radar
Minecraft: Story Mode is the first Telltale game that lets you pick your genderIf you want to play as a woman in Minecraft: Story Mode - or if you just don't
Minecraft: Story Mode is the first Telltale game that lets you pick your gender
Games Radar / Posted 21 minutes ago
If you want to play as a woman in Minecraft: Story Mode - or if you just don't want to be pixelated Patton Oswalt - Telltale Games will let you. The studio revealed that its episodic adaptation of Minecraft will let players select their protagonist's... Read more
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Gamasutra
'Minecraft: Story Mode' Features Selectable Player CharacterThis weekend, fans at PAX Prime in Seattle are getting their hands on the very
'Minecraft: Story Mode' Features Selectable Player Character
Gamasutra / Posted an hour ago
This weekend, fans at PAX Prime in Seattle are getting their hands on the very first playable beta of Minecraft: Story Mode... and we wanted to make sure we had something exciting to share with you too! Today we can announce that Minecraft: Story... Read more
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IGN
Minecraft Vet, Rookie Each Play Telltale’s Minecraft: Story ModeHands-on thoughts from someone who knows Minecraft and someone who doesn’t. Fr
Minecraft Vet, Rookie Each Play Telltale’s Minecraft: Story Mode
IGN / Posted an hour ago
Hands-on thoughts from someone who knows Minecraft and someone who doesn’t. From the flint-and-steel activation of a Nether Portal to a notable ubiquity of clucking chickens, Minecraft: Story Mode’s demo seemed deeply invested in conveying the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowdComedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowd
Orange County Register / Posted 13 hours ago
Comedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who spent time living in Los Angeles before settling in Las Vegas a few years ago, said he loves the weather and the fans who come out to see his shows. He’s spent a lot of... Read more
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IGN
Minecraft: Story Mode Coming to Wii UTelltale extends Minecraft's reach. Minecraft: Story Mode follows protagonist
Minecraft: Story Mode Coming to Wii U
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Telltale extends Minecraft's reach. Minecraft: Story Mode follows protagonist Jesse (voiced by Patton Oswalt) and his group of friends as they try to save the world from oblivion. The voice cast also includes Ashley Johnson (The Last of Us), Corey... Read more
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IGN
Minecraft: Story Mode Coming to Wii UTelltale extends Minecraft's reach. Telltale revealed the news to The Verge, s
Minecraft: Story Mode Coming to Wii U
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Telltale extends Minecraft's reach. Telltale revealed the news to The Verge, saying it hopes to introduce a new group of gamers to the franchise by bringing Minecraft: Story Mode to Nintendo's home console. Minecraft: Story Mode follows protagonist... Read more
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Slate
Stealing Jokes Is Now Big Business on the Internet. The Thieves Are Not Ashamed.Notes on the culture of the Internet. Josh Ostrovsky paid his dues in the tren
Stealing Jokes Is Now Big Business on the Internet. The Thieves Are Not Ashamed.
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
Notes on the culture of the Internet. Josh Ostrovsky paid his dues in the trenches of Internet fame. He got a wacky haircut and called himself “The Fat Jew.” He performed as a novelty rapper. He judged a wet T-shirt contest for pregnant women. He... Read more
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IGN
Pax Prime 2015: Minecraft: Story Mode Beta Will Be Playable at PAXGet your hands on Telltale's upcoming series. As per Telltale's official blog,
Pax Prime 2015: Minecraft: Story Mode Beta Will Be Playable at PAX
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Get your hands on Telltale's upcoming series. As per Telltale's official blog, this will be the first time anybody's played the narrative-driven riff on Mojang's popular game outside of the company. It will also be the first time Telltale's shown... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vanessa Hudgens displays her dancer's physique in tiny denim shorts and knotted t-shirt as she heads to work after revealing dad's cancer battle
Vanessa Hudgens displays her dancer's physique in tiny denim shorts
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
and knotted t-shirt as she heads to work after revealing dad's cancer battle She's having a tough time at the moment, with news of illness in her family. But Vanessa Hudgens put... Read more
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Mashable
The Fat Jew says he's never stolen jokes 'intentionally'The Fat Jew says he's never stolen jokes 'intentionally,' but will now credit c
The Fat Jew says he's never stolen jokes 'intentionally'
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
The Fat Jew says he's never stolen jokes 'intentionally,' but will now credit creators What's This?Josh Ostrovsky, a.k.a. "The Fat Jew," attends the Nike All-Star Celebrity Game in Los Angeles on Aug. 7. Image: Photo by John... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vanessa Hudgens dons plunging, backless gown at Industry Dance AwardsInjured Vanessa Hudgens matches her cast with her plunging, backless mustard go
Vanessa Hudgens dons plunging, backless gown at Industry Dance Awards
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Injured Vanessa Hudgens matches her cast with her plunging, backless mustard gown at Industry Dance Awards Vanessa Hudgens attempted to hide her fractured finger behind her back while posing at the Industry Dance Awards in Hollywood Wednesday. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vanessa Hudgens flashes thighs in sexy over the knee bootsThighs the limit! Vanessa Hudgens flashes the flesh in sexy over the knee boots
Vanessa Hudgens flashes thighs in sexy over the knee boots
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Thighs the limit! Vanessa Hudgens flashes the flesh in sexy over the knee boots and oversized sweater She injured her finger earlier this month and has been sporting a cast on her right hand ever since. Yet Vanessa Hudgens proved it has not... Read more
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Yahoo News
‘The Fat Jew’ Josh Ostrovsky ridiculed amid plagiarism controversy Josh Ostrovsky, aka “the Fat Jew,” has been making tons of money from stealin
‘The Fat Jew’ Josh Ostrovsky ridiculed amid plagiarism controversy
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
Josh Ostrovsky, aka “the Fat Jew,” has been making tons of money from stealing other people’s jokes. (John Salangsang/Invision/AP) Comedian Josh Ostrovsky’s success did not bring a... Read more
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The Jewish Week
The Fat Jew Commits A Big Fat Comedy No-NoHe’s been dubbed the ‘King of Instagram’, brought us White Girl Rose and made t
The Fat Jew Commits A Big Fat Comedy No-No
The Jewish Week / Posted 9 days ago
He’s been dubbed the ‘King of Instagram’, brought us White Girl Rose and made the dad bod cool again—but now Instagram sensation, The Fat Jewish, is being called out for plagiarism. Josh Ostrovsky, 31, from Manhattan’s Upper West side, made a name... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Why Is The Fat Jew Getting Sued?He’s been dubbed the ‘King of Instagram’, brought us White Girl Rose and made t
Why Is The Fat Jew Getting Sued?
The Jewish Week / Posted 9 days ago
He’s been dubbed the ‘King of Instagram’, brought us White Girl Rose and made the dad bod cool again—but now Instagram sensation, The Fat Jewish, is being called out for plagiarism. Josh Ostrovsky, 31, from Manhattan’s Upper West side, made a name... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Humanities Fest lineup: Citizenship debates, Patton Oswalt and Elvis CostelloYou can let the planned appearances of musician Elvis Costello and well-known c
Humanities Fest lineup: Citizenship debates, Patton Oswalt and Elvis Costello
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
You can let the planned appearances of musician Elvis Costello and well-known comics Patton Oswalt and Aasif Mandvi fool you into thinking the 2015 Chicago Humanities Festival might be leaning toward pop culture this year. Don't. The annual fall... Read more
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Salon.com
Comedians are calling out “The Fat Jew” for theft: Why the online backlash against stealing jokes is long overdueWhat do you get when you start calling all elements of culture “content?” When
Comedians are calling out “The Fat Jew” for theft: Why the online backlash against stealing jokes is long overdue
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
What do you get when you start calling all elements of culture “content?” When entire business plans are based on stealing the work of musicians? When even educated people – professors, say — denigrate the idea of copyright and intellectual property?... Read more
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Business Insider
Seamless, Comedy Central drop The Fat Jew — but it's not because of the plagiarism controversyBut, the parties involved told Business Insider the outrage has nothing to do w
Seamless, Comedy Central drop The Fat Jew — but it's not because of the plagiarism controversy
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
But, the parties involved told Business Insider the outrage has nothing to do with their decisions to end their professional relationships with the Instagram famous comedian. Things got bad for Ostrovsky after The Hollywood Reporter broke the news... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'The Fat Jew': Comedy's public enemy number oneIf you call yourself “The Fat Jew,” you're bound to make some enemies in your c
'The Fat Jew': Comedy's public enemy number one
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
If you call yourself “The Fat Jew,” you're bound to make some enemies in your career. Born as Josh Ostrovsky, the comedian has made a name for himself through most social network platforms, boasting 5.7 million followers on Instagram and 255,000... Read more
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Animation World Network
Plympton’s ‘Cheatin’ Available on Blu-rayIndie animation king Bill Plympton’s award-winning hand-drawn feature Cheatin’
Plympton’s ‘Cheatin’ Available on Blu-ray
Animation World Network / Posted 13 days ago
Indie animation king Bill Plympton’s award-winning hand-drawn feature Cheatin’ is now available on Blu-ray! First announced at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con International, this marks the first time Plympton has released his work on... Read more
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The Atlantic
'The Force Awakens': Does Anyone Want a Darth Vader 2.0?At the movies and on TV these days, sci-fi and fantasy stories are easy to come
'The Force Awakens': Does Anyone Want a Darth Vader 2.0?
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
At the movies and on TV these days, sci-fi and fantasy stories are easy to come by. Awesome villains, for some reason, are not. The supposedly terrifying computer program that gave Age of Ultron its name was really just the latest in a long line of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his deathAs the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took t
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his death
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
As the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took to social media to post remembrances of the late actor. Sarah Michelle Gellar, who worked with Williams on "The Crazy Ones," posted a photo of a bench from Williams' "Good... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vanessa Hudgens displays purple cast for her newly-fractured fingerBelly-baring while hiking in LA Belly-baring Vanessa Hudgens displayed the pu
Vanessa Hudgens displays purple cast for her newly-fractured finger
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Belly-baring while hiking in LA Belly-baring Vanessa Hudgens displayed the purple cast she just got for her newly-fractured finger while hiking in Los Angeles on Tuesday. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hollywood honours Robin Williams a year on from his deathRobin Williams died last year at the age of 63. Hollywood is paying tribute to
Hollywood honours Robin Williams a year on from his death
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Robin Williams died last year at the age of 63. Hollywood is paying tribute to the late actor and comedian Robin Williams on the first anniversary of his death. Known for his roles in Mork and Mindy, Good Will Hunting, Mrs Doubtfire and countless... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his deathAs the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took t
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his death
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 days ago
As the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took to social media to post remembrances of the late actor. Sarah Michelle Gellar, who worked with Williams on "The Crazy Ones," posted a photo of a bench from Williams' "Good... Read more
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The Morning Call
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his deathAs the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took t
Robin Williams remembered by Hollywood one year after his death
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
As the anniversary of his death rolls around, fans and celebrities alike took to social media to post remembrances of the late actor. Sarah Michelle Gellar, who worked with Williams on "The Crazy Ones," posted a photo of a bench from Williams' "Good... Read more
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IGN
Rick and Morty: "Auto Erotic Assimilation" ReviewWarning: full episode spoilers follow. Rick and Morty’s Season 1 finale delive
Rick and Morty: "Auto Erotic Assimilation" Review
IGN / Posted 18 days ago
Warning: full episode spoilers follow. Rick and Morty’s Season 1 finale delivered the unexpected revelation that Rick’s wacky catchphrase, “Wubba lubba dub dub,” actually translates to “I am in great pain. Please help me.” Who knew? The fact that... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Bobcat Goldthwait: 'I knew Robin would want me to finish the movie'Bobcat Goldthwait is worried. The bad boy comedian turned adventurous filmmake
Bobcat Goldthwait: 'I knew Robin would want me to finish the movie'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
Bobcat Goldthwait is worried. The bad boy comedian turned adventurous filmmaker has long prided himself on being edgy. Hell, John Waters himself awarded him with the Filmmaker on the Edge award at the Provincetown international film festival in... Read more
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Salon.com
Patton Oswalt’s live-tweeting of the GOP debate is the best thing that happened last nightWhile most people would consider Jon Stewart’s overlong, not-really-all-that-fu
Patton Oswalt’s live-tweeting of the GOP debate is the best thing that happened last night
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
While most people would consider Jon Stewart’s overlong, not-really-all-that-funny farewell to have been the highlight of the evening, those who follow Patton Oswalt on Twitter know that the real fun to be had involved him, the GOP hopefuls, and a... Read more
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Salon.com
“People talk about political correctness as if they are being oppressed”: Bobcat Goldthwait on the healing powers of dark comedy, getting sober and the legendary comedian-activist Barry Crimmins“Call Me Lucky” is director Bobcat Goldthwait’s affectionate—and highly affecti
“People talk about political correctness as if they are being oppressed”: Bobcat Goldthwait on the healing powers of dark comedy, getting sober and the legendary comedian-activist Barry Crimmins
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
“Call Me Lucky” is director Bobcat Goldthwait’s affectionate—and highly affecting—portrait of curmudgeonly comedian/activist Barry Crimmins. This documentary is, like most of Goldthwait’s work, funny and disturbing. After comedians like Patton... Read more
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The Maui News
Storm tracking north of island chainTropical Storm Guillermo is expected to pass north of Maui County on Thursday,
Storm tracking north of island chain
The Maui News / Posted 22 days ago
Tropical Storm Guillermo is expected to pass north of Maui County on Thursday, but forecasters warn it could still bring heavy rains, flash flooding and dangerous surf. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch Tuesday morning for Maui... Read more
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The Maui News
Storm tracking north of island chainGuillermo could still pack heavy winds and rain for Maui County By EILEEN CHAO
Storm tracking north of island chain
The Maui News / Posted 23 days ago
Guillermo could still pack heavy winds and rain for Maui County By EILEEN CHAO Staff Writer Tropical Storm Guillermo is expected to pass north of Maui County on Thursday, but forecasters warn it could still bring heavy rains, flash flooding and... Read more
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The Maui News
Storm tracking north of island chainThe National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch Tuesday morning for Mau
Storm tracking north of island chain
The Maui News / Posted 23 days ago
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch Tuesday morning for Maui and Hawaii counties until 6 p.m. Thursday. Excessive runoff may result in rock and mudslides in steep terrain. Fast-moving water may create life-threatening... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has canceled the
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has canceled the "Wits" radio show while putting the podcast and stage shows on hold. APM, which produces and distributes the show, announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled AP News | 07/27/15 12:19 pm ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota-based American
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
MyMotherLode.com / Posted a month ago
AP News | 07/27/15 12:19 pm ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
KTTC Rochester / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Public Radio's 'Wits' Show CanceledUpdated: 07/27/2015 3:09 PM Created: 07/27/2015 2:50 PM KSTP.com Minnesota-ba
Public Radio's 'Wits' Show Canceled
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted a month ago
Updated: 07/27/2015 3:09 PM Created: 07/27/2015 2:50 PM KSTP.com Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Canon City Daily Record / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
The Evening Sun / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has cancele
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Marshall Independent / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has canceled the "Wits" radio show while putting the podcast and stage shows on hold. APM, which produces and distributes the show, announced the cancellation Monday. In a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Silver City Sun-News / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Lebanon Daily News / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Bennington Banner / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
Brush News-Tribune / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold. APM produces and distributes the show. It announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement, "Wits" creator... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceledST. PAUL, Minn. — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has canceled the
Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled
News 4 Reno / Posted a month ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. — St. Paul-based American Public Media says it has canceled the "Wits" radio show while putting the podcast and stage shows on hold. APM, which produces and distributes the show, announced the cancellation Monday. In a statement,... Read more
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