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Daily Telegraph
Mount Nedo ends drought in a flashon reasonably well to run seventh and giving the impression he will improve wit
Mount Nedo ends drought in a flash
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
on reasonably well to run seventh and giving the impression he will improve with the run.Thompson keeps winners flowing ROBERT Thompson rode his 4215th career winner on Three Sheets at Randwick on Saturday — 43 years after he rode his first... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Mount Nedo ends drought in a flashon reasonably well to run seventh and giving the impression he will improve wit
Mount Nedo ends drought in a flash
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
on reasonably well to run seventh and giving the impression he will improve with the run.Thompson keeps winners flowing ROBERT Thompson rode his 4215th career winner on Three Sheets at Randwick on Saturday — 43 years after he rode his first... Read more
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The North West Star
Robert Thompson praises new Port Macquarie trackChampion jockey Robert Thompson believes the renovation at Port Macquarie has m
Robert Thompson praises new Port Macquarie track
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Champion jockey Robert Thompson believes the renovation at Port Macquarie has made the biggest change to a racing surface he has seen in his career. Champion jockey Robert Thompson believes the renovation at Port Macquarie has made the biggest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hollywood crossover: Should news anchors be on the big screen?to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another exa
Hollywood crossover: Should news anchors be on the big screen?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the sceneto think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another exa
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the scene
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the sceneto think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another exa
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the scene
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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Salon.com
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the sceneto think it’s a real story,” he says. But some see the practice as another exa
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the scene
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
to think it’s a real story,” he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University’s Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the sceneto think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another exa
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the scene
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the sceneto think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another exa
When aliens attack, real news anchors are on the scene
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
to think it's a real story," he says. But some see the practice as another example of news and entertainment overlapping. Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture, points out that Cronkite... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Colchester looks to redevelop waterfront areaopportunities. "There's a few vacant lots that would develop if there was a se
Colchester looks to redevelop waterfront area
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
opportunities. "There's a few vacant lots that would develop if there was a sewer system. I'm sure they would," resident Robert Thompson said. The town says a sewer project is being evaluated, but for now, they're instead encouraging green... Read more
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Fortune
How Lena Dunham’s Budding Empire Breaks Every Rule of Businesseven when people don’t like it, has been a smart way to build a loyal following
How Lena Dunham’s Budding Empire Breaks Every Rule of Business
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
even when people don’t like it, has been a smart way to build a loyal following, says Syracuse University media professor Robert Thompson, who studies pop culture. Instead of adapting the voice to appeal to the greatest possible audience, the... Read more
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The Hill
Libertarians hope town hall will attract more voter support3.26 million people tuning in. But without the star power of Trump, networks a
Libertarians hope town hall will attract more voter support
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
3.26 million people tuning in. But without the star power of Trump, networks are unlikely to achieve similar ratings. Robert Thompson, a communications professor at Syracuse University, said measuring the success of Wednesday’s libertarian... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tahiti Tourisme Partners with New App to Generate Contenttheir photography and writing, as well as the usefulness of their guide. Tahiti
Tahiti Tourisme Partners with New App to Generate Content
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
their photography and writing, as well as the usefulness of their guide. Tahiti Tourisme Director Australia and New Zealand Robert Thompson said with travellers increasingly turning to social media and the internet in search of holiday inspiration,... Read more
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Queensland Times
Proud Qld race caller to make Ipswich Cup debutOne that I did call at Warwick Farm was probably the biggest day of my career u
Proud Qld race caller to make Ipswich Cup debut
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
One that I did call at Warwick Farm was probably the biggest day of my career up until that point.'' He also enjoyed calling Buffering and when jockey Robert Thompson rode his 4000th winner. Josh's Ipswich Cup tip: Maurus. Eye Liner Stakes: Trub... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Frontline Communities to Obama: No New Offshore Drillingof life. It is time we break free from fossil fuels and build the just transiti
Frontline Communities to Obama: No New Offshore Drilling
CommonDreams.org / Posted 9 days ago
of life. It is time we break free from fossil fuels and build the just transition to renewable and sustainable solutions.” Robert Thompson, Chairman, Resisting Environmental Destruction on Indigenous Lands (REDOIL), Kaktovik, AK: “I am Iñupiat, my... Read more
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Manning River Times
Chrysolaus has credentials to win Wauchope Cupon April 26 in the race and since then gelding has run third in the $25,000 Ces
Chrysolaus has credentials to win Wauchope Cup
Manning River Times / Posted 10 days ago
on April 26 in the race and since then gelding has run third in the $25,000 Cessnock Cup over 1350m. Hall Of Fame jockey Robert Thompson could have taken another mount in the cup but has stuck. Big query galloper is Taree six-year-old gelding... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein may apologise for 1996 Manchester bomb 'if UKs accept role in Troubles'leaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership wer
Sinn Fein may apologise for 1996 Manchester bomb 'if UKs accept role in Troubles'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
leaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership were dropped 1976.Royal Highland Fusilier, Robert Thompson from Hamilton, Scotland who was killed in Northern Ireland. July 27 1980In March 1988 two corporals, Derek... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Previews: Taree and AlburyRay Thomas previews the NSW meetings at Taree and Albury Ray Thomas, Racing Ed
Previews: Taree and Albury
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Ray Thomas previews the NSW meetings at Taree and Albury Ray Thomas, Racing Editor, The Daily Telegraph HALL of Famer Robert Thompson, the only jockey to ride more than 4000 winners in Australian racing history, has a real affinity with the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Previews: Taree and AlburyRobert Thompson has ridden 250 winners at Taree. Picture: Jenny Evans HALL of
Previews: Taree and Albury
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
Robert Thompson has ridden 250 winners at Taree. Picture: Jenny Evans HALL of Famer Robert Thompson, the only jockey to ride more than 4000 winners in Australian racing history, has a real affinity with the Taree racetrack. The champion jockey has... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Previews: Taree and AlburyHALL of Famer Robert Thompson, the only jockey to ride more than 4000 winners i
Previews: Taree and Albury
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
HALL of Famer Robert Thompson, the only jockey to ride more than 4000 winners in Australian racing history, has a real affinity with the Taree racetrack. The champion jockey has ridden 250 winners at Taree in the past decade and describes the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Racing returns to Port trackParray. Six-year-old gelding Clune’s Rocket, trained by Michael Byers, scored
Racing returns to Port track
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
Parray. Six-year-old gelding Clune’s Rocket, trained by Michael Byers, scored by nearly two lengths in the Gloucester Cup over 1250m with Hall Of Fame jockey Robert Thompson in the saddle on April 26. I will preview the meeting in Friday’s editio... Read more
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Manning River Times
A wing on every hoofthird in the $25,000 Cessnock Cup over 1350m on May 30 and the jockey on that o
A wing on every hoof
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
third in the $25,000 Cessnock Cup over 1350m on May 30 and the jockey on that occasion, Australia’s most winning jockey Robert Thompson, is keen to be on the six-year-old grey gelding on Sunday for the first meeting on the $3.7 million upgraded... Read more
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chroniclelive
Children's charities give internet warning in the wake of Primark abduction casehe was abducted from a Liverpool shopping centre, tortured and murdered 23 year
Children's charities give internet warning in the wake of Primark abduction case
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
he was abducted from a Liverpool shopping centre, tortured and murdered 23 years ago by ten-year-old boys Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, said she “couldn’t believe it had happened again”. Denise, who runs the The James Bulger Memorial Trust... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Troll who taunted James Bulger's mum in sick tweets appears in courtthanx 4 ruinin my evenin (sic).” James Bulger was abducted from The Strand sho
Troll who taunted James Bulger's mum in sick tweets appears in court
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
thanx 4 ruinin my evenin (sic).” James Bulger was abducted from The Strand shopping centre in Bootle by Jon Venables and Robert Thompson. His body was discovered on railway lines two days later. Venables and Thompson, were freed in 2001, but in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Veteran confident of snaring Big Money upsetROBERT Thompson was riding big-race winners in Brisbane before most of his riva
Veteran confident of snaring Big Money upset
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
ROBERT Thompson was riding big-race winners in Brisbane before most of his rivals in Saturday’s Stradbroke Handicap were born. The most successful rider in Australian racing with more than 4200 wins, the Hall of Fame jockey won the Sires Produce and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Veteran confident of snaring Big Money upsetRobert Thompson confident of snaring Big Money in Stradbroke | DailyTelegraph
Veteran confident of snaring Big Money upset
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Robert Thompson confident of snaring Big Money in Stradbroke | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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metro
Jamie Bulger's mum talks about Primark kidnap casemissing while in a shopping precinct in Bootle. It later emerged that he had b
Jamie Bulger's mum talks about Primark kidnap case
metro / Posted 17 days ago
missing while in a shopping precinct in Bootle. It later emerged that he had been abducted and murdered by ten-year-old’s Robert Thompson and Jon Venables. Denise told the panel that hearing the Primark story was ‘horrible’.Denise Fergus said the... Read more
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chroniclelive
James Bulger's mum on Newcastle Primark kidnap 'I can't believe this happened again'he was abducted from a Liverpool shopping centre, tortured and murdered 23 year
James Bulger's mum on Newcastle Primark kidnap 'I can't believe this happened again'
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
he was abducted from a Liverpool shopping centre, tortured and murdered 23 years ago by ten-year-old boys Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, said she “couldn’t believe it had happened again”. She was asked how she felt hearing crimes like that were... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Martin McGuinness tribute to Ex-Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith following deathleaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership wer
Martin McGuinness tribute to Ex-Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith following death
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
leaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership were dropped 1976.Royal Highland Fusilier, Robert Thompson from Hamilton, Scotland who was killed in Northern Ireland. July 27 1980In March 1988 two corporals, Derek... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Judge Weighs Request To Reexamine Key Video Evidence In Darrell ‘Diamond’ Jones Casethe awkward edit appeared just as the witness was making an important point. I
Judge Weighs Request To Reexamine Key Video Evidence In Darrell ‘Diamond’ Jones Case
WBUR Boston / Posted 18 days ago
the awkward edit appeared just as the witness was making an important point. In arguing against the request, prosecutor Robert Thompson, of the Plymouth County district attorney’s office, downplayed the importance of the tape. But attorney Lisa... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith dies aged 62leaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership wer
Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith dies aged 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
leaving court in Belfast after charges against him involving IRA membership were dropped 1976.Royal Highland Fusilier, Robert Thompson from Hamilton, Scotland who was killed in Northern Ireland. July 27 1980In March 1988 two corporals, Derek... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Star mare lands perfect Stradbroke drawTHE LOUVRE Robert Smerdon Dwayne Dunn 13 54.5kg 8 SACRED STAR Tony Pike Vin Co
Star mare lands perfect Stradbroke draw
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
THE LOUVRE Robert Smerdon Dwayne Dunn 13 54.5kg 8 SACRED STAR Tony Pike Vin Colgan 8 54.5kg 9 BIG MONEY Rodney Northam Robert Thompson 4 54kg 10 HOOKED John P Thompson Tye Angland 16 54kg 11 CHARMED HARMONY John Sadler Chad Schofield 15... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dad gives chilling full account of daughter's kidnap from Primark by two teensgirl by the hand in an echo of the Jamie Bulger case in which the two-year-old
Dad gives chilling full account of daughter's kidnap from Primark by two teens
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
girl by the hand in an echo of the Jamie Bulger case in which the two-year-old was led away and murdered by 10-year-olds Robert Thompson and Jon Venables in Bootle, Merseyside in 1993. The sisters took the girl on a ten-minute, three mile... Read more
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Manning River Times
Race record smashedin third was Gosford gelding Randiki, trained by Kylie Gavenlock, it being the
Race record smashed
Manning River Times / Posted 19 days ago
in third was Gosford gelding Randiki, trained by Kylie Gavenlock, it being the favourite at $3.20 for Hall Of Fame jockey Robert Thompson. Who Is Game got back further in the field than expected and it took a well-timed run by jockey Grant... Read more
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USA Today
Exclusive: Sneak peek of Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kongmovies from 1933, especially the first one, are still seen and endlessly referr
Exclusive: Sneak peek of Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
movies from 1933, especially the first one, are still seen and endlessly referred to in ads, mash-ups and jokes,” says Robert Thompson, a pop-culture professor at Syracuse University. “There were Kong movies in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
May 31-June 1

MAY 31

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

Robert Th

May 31-June 1
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 days ago

MAY 31

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

Robert Thompson, 36, 144 Joan Ann Drive, Cut Off, domestic abuse battery.

Lionel Tillman, 35, 422 Karla Drive, Thibodaux, domestic abuse battery.

Terrance Ballet, 43,... Read more

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The Houma Courier
May 31-June 1

MAY 31

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

Robert Th

May 31-June 1
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 days ago

MAY 31

Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office

Robert Thompson, 36, 144 Joan Ann Drive, Cut Off, domestic abuse battery.

Lionel Tillman, 35, 422 Karla Drive, Thibodaux, domestic abuse battery.

Terrance Ballet, 43,... Read more

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Arkansas Business
TV Infomercial's Ginsu Knives Produced in Walnut Ridgeand created the combination viewers have become accustomed to seeing. In June
TV Infomercial's Ginsu Knives Produced in Walnut Ridge
Arkansas Business / Posted 26 days ago
and created the combination viewers have become accustomed to seeing. In June 2012 Syracuse University media scholar Robert Thompson called it "the pitch of all pitches." However, with worldwide fame and a lasting impact on the very concept... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cessnock: RT wants another hometown CupCessnock: Robert Thompson wants another hometown Cup | DailyTelegraph SearchUs
Cessnock: RT wants another hometown Cup
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
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KMGH 7 Denver
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance crazeand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance craze
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 29 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across USand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across US
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dance craze helping police departments repair their imageis something that beleaguered departments in particularly tough urban environme
Dance craze helping police departments repair their image
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
is something that beleaguered departments in particularly tough urban environments would be mad to ignore, according to Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor pop culture guru. He said: 'This is a rhetorical act of public relations.... Read more
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CBS News
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across U.S.and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across U.S.
CBS News / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across USand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across US
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance crazeand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance craze
KGTV San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance crazeand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance craze
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance crazeand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance craze
KIVI Boise / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance crazeand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Running man challenge: Police departments take part in viral dance craze
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across USand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across US
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across USand Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police department
Online dance craze sweeps police departments across US
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 30 days ago
and Los Angeles, indicating their videos aren't good enough. Police departments are smart to take on the challenge, said Robert Thompson, a Syracuse University professor and a leading authority on American pop culture. "This is a rhetorical act... Read more
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