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Philly.com
Randy Newman: Why this 73-old thinks he's put out his best song yetpeople like to think that the people who write the songs are feeling what they
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
people like to think that the people who write the songs are feeling what they say they feel.” He jokes about his lack of commercial appeal. “Look, I’ve been doing this since I was 16 for a living,” he says. “And I had one hit, in the ‘Life in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Hall & Oates: Hitmaking duo coming to Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arenait. Now I will say that along the way, they pushed for more Hall & Oates-orient
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
it. Now I will say that along the way, they pushed for more Hall & Oates-oriented stuff, because they knew that there was commercial appeal for that. And I knew that too. Any chance the two of you will record another album together? I really... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Mississippi teacher fired after racist Facebook postor made any kind of ractist (sic) comments.” Rone did not return requests for
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
or made any kind of ractist (sic) comments.” Rone did not return requests for comment. A parent Keboni Anderson told The Commercial Appeal that she saw the post on her Facebook page and captured an image of it. "I have never had a problem with... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Frontier Airlines adding Memphis-Orlando service Nov. 2in and from Memphis," Cooper added. Frontier also offers nonstops to Denver an
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
in and from Memphis," Cooper added. Frontier also offers nonstops to Denver and Las Vegas from Memphis. ___ (c)2017 The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.) Visit The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.) at www.commercialappeal.com Distributed by... Read more
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CTV News
Toddler in hospital after being thrown from car during domestic disputefrom a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Me
CTV News / Posted yesterday
from a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Memphis Police Felony Response unit told The Commercial Appeal that the child's parents have been detained, but no charges have been filed. News media reported that... Read more
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International Business Times
One-year-old boy in critical condition after being thrown from car during parental fight parents. The child was accidentally run over by his mother as she attempted to
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
parents. The child was accidentally run over by his mother as she attempted to get away from the father. According to The Commercial Appeal, the incident occurred around 3am early Wednesday (20 September) at the Autumwood Apartments in the 3100... Read more
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Daily Mirror
One-old child 'thrown from car driven by mum after dad shot at her'by gunshots but a boy was seriously hurt when he either fell or he was thrown f
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
by gunshots but a boy was seriously hurt when he either fell or he was thrown from the vehicle. Eyewitnesses told The Commercial Appeal the child's mum screamed 'my baby' as they woke up to a dozen police cars outside their homes. Jasmine... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Remains No. 11 In AAC Power Ratings Despite Loss To VirginiaIllinois, a Football Championship Subdivision school, on Saturday before openin
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
Illinois, a Football Championship Subdivision school, on Saturday before opening conference play at UCF. — Tom Schad, The Commercial Appeal 3. Houston (2-0): Kyle Allen set single-game school record for completion percentage, going 31 of 33 (93.9... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1-old boy critical after being thrown from car during fight between parentsfrom a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Me
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
from a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Memphis Police Felony Response unit told The Commercial Appeal that the child’s parents have been detained, but no charges have been filed. News media reported that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Toddler thrown from car during fight between parentsfrom a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Me
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
from a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Memphis Police Felony Response unit told The Commercial Appeal that the child’s parents have been detained, but no charges have been filed. News media reported that... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
1 year old boy critical after being thrown from carfrom a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Me
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
from a vehicle during a fight between his parents. Maj. Stephen Oliver with Memphis Police Felony Response unit told The Commercial Appeal that the child's parents have been detained, but no charges have been filed. News media reported that... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Little movement for local teams in latest TN AP PollTribune (Lewisburg); The Daily Times, Maryville; Southern Standard (McMinnville
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Tribune (Lewisburg); The Daily Times, Maryville; Southern Standard (McMinnville); The Tomahawk (Mountain City), Mountain City; The Commercial Appeal, Memphis; The Mountain Press, Sevierville; Union City Daily Messenger, Union City; WCMT... Read more
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Bizjournals
Are Tennessee’s biz incentives a good value? Secrecy makes it hard to sayexpectations, but nearly 40 percent said in 2016 they had fewer than half of th
Bizjournals / Posted 4 days ago
expectations, but nearly 40 percent said in 2016 they had fewer than half of the jobs promised. The other newspapers that participated in the investigation are The Commercial Appeal, Knoxville News Sentinel and the Chattanooga Times Fr... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
THE COSTS OF JOBS: Are job subsidies a success? Secrecy makes it hard to knowfor Employment Research. An investigation by the largest four media organizati
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
for Employment Research. An investigation by the largest four media organizations in Tennessee — The Tennessean, The Commercial Appeal, Knoxville News Sentinel and the Chattanooga Times Free Press — found statewide that many officials and... Read more
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New Kerala
Whatever films I make, I should be proud of them: Siddharth Roy Kapur - newkerala news #272177filmmaker further noted, "While we were making Rang De Basanti with Aamir Khan
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
filmmaker further noted, "While we were making Rang De Basanti with Aamir Khan is was obvious that the film would add up commercial appeal where Bhagat Singh and all other characters die in the end. It's not that we weren't taking any risk, it's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Whatever films I make, I should be proud of them: Siddharth Roy Kapurfilmmaker further noted, “While we were making Rang De Basanti with Aamir Khan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
filmmaker further noted, “While we were making Rang De Basanti with Aamir Khan is was obvious that the film would add up commercial appeal where Bhagat Singh and all other characters die in the end. It’s not that we weren’t taking any risk, it’s... Read more
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Philly.com
Temple remains 8th in AAC football power rankingsin the most anticipated game of its 2017 season, a matchup that will also be te
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
in the most anticipated game of its 2017 season, a matchup that will also be televised nationally on ABC. — Tom Schad, The Commercial Appeal T-3. Navy (2-0, 1-1 AAC): The Midshipmen escaped Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium with a 23-21 victory... Read more
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Hartford Courant
AAC Power Rankings: UConn Still Near Bottomgame of its 2017 season, a matchup that will also be televised nationally on AB
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
game of its 2017 season, a matchup that will also be televised nationally on ABC. (Last week: 3) — Tom Schad, The Commercial Appeal T-3. Navy (2-0, 1-1 AAC): The Midshipmen escaped Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium with a 23-21 victory... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Woman, 62, sickened by Legionnaires at Graceland hotel diesat a hotel near the Tennessee home of famed singer Elvis Presley, and an autops
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
at a hotel near the Tennessee home of famed singer Elvis Presley, and an autopsy says the pneumonia caused her death. The Commercial Appeal reports the 62-year-old was one of nine who contracted Legionnaires' after staying at The Guest House at... Read more
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Herald Sun
Margot Robbie’s shock Hollywood setbackto $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
to $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the Film Festival was that I, Tonya had “limited commercial appeal.” A deal for $US5 million was eventually struck with indie studios Neon and 30WEST, meaning the film is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Margot Robbie’s shock Hollywood setbackto $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the Film Festival was that I, Tonya had “limited commercial appeal.” A deal for $US5 million was eventually struck with indie studios Neon and 30WEST, meaning the film is... Read more
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News.com.au
Margot Robbie’s shock Hollywood setbackto $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
to $US2 million after the film showed,” Variety states. Indeed, buzz from the Film Festival was that I, Tonya had “limited commercial appeal.” A deal for $US5 million was eventually struck with indie studios Neon and 30WEST, meaning the film is... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Seven local teams ranked in the Week 4 TN AP High School Football PollState Gazette, Dyersburg; The Jackson Sun, Jackson; Johnson City Press, Johnson
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
State Gazette, Dyersburg; The Jackson Sun, Jackson; Johnson City Press, Johnson City; The Tomahawk (Mountain City), Mountain City; The Commercial Appeal, Memphis; The Mountain Press, Sevierville; Union City Daily Messenger, Union City; WCMT, Ma... Read more
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Variety
Neon, 30West Land ‘I, Tonya’ With Margot RobbieRobbie could end up in the awards race, but other potential buyers who looked a
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
Robbie could end up in the awards race, but other potential buyers who looked at the picture thought it had only limited commercial appeal. Netflix, CBS Films, and Annapurna had kicked the tires on the picture at various points in a bidding... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Man Utd chief Woodward's plan to lure Bale and Griezmannchairman justified the then £89m world record signing of Pogba, not only becaus
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
chairman justified the then £89m world record signing of Pogba, not only because of his prodigious talent - but also his commercial appeal. He was identified as the player to succeed Wayne Rooney as Old Trafford’s latest icon - to become the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson State's upset bid falls short against Tennessee StateBoom of the South performs a Boyz II Men song during its halftime show at the S
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
Boom of the South performs a Boyz II Men song during its halftime show at the Southern Heritage Classic. Mark Giannotto/The Commercial Appeal MEMPHIS — They may still be looking for their first win, but the Jackson State Tigers showed Saturday... Read more
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Hartford Courant
AAC Power Ratings: UConn Debuts In 11th; USF, Navy Are 1-2game that could be influenced by weather, as Hurricane Irma is expected to appr
Hartford Courant / Posted 15 days ago
game that could be influenced by weather, as Hurricane Irma is expected to approach the Florida coast. — Tom Schad, The Commercial Appeal 4. UCF (1-0): Quarterback McKenzie Milton completed his first eight passes and UCF jumped out on FIU early... Read more
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Business Insider
An ad executive explains how Burning Man is really a massive marketing festivaldays, I stopped noticing it, but never got to the point of enjoying it like rea
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
days, I stopped noticing it, but never got to the point of enjoying it like real burners are supposed to. What is the pure commercial appeal to attendees ? Basically, it's the old hippie formula from the 1960 of higher purpose plus lots of sex,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United biggest shirt seller confirmedDirect, nine United players make up the top 30 most popular shirts. In figures
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
Direct, nine United players make up the top 30 most popular shirts. In figures collated since May 1, United’s incredible commercial appeal is highlighted. Lukaku has experienced a spike in sales following his move to Old Trafford and impressive... Read more
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Variety
‘Loving Pablo’dialogue dominates the bilingual proceedings — a questionable decision given th
Variety / Posted 16 days ago
dialogue dominates the bilingual proceedings — a questionable decision given the pic’s primarily Spanish and Latin American commercial appeal, and its somewhat ersatz effect on the stars’ otherwise brash, lively performances. Vallejo and Escobar’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Historical art or racist propaganda? How should Hollywood handle problematic classics like 'Gone With the Wind'?president of the theater group, said last week in a statement. In an interview
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
president of the theater group, said last week in a statement. In an interview with the Memphis daily newspaper the Commercial Appeal, he noted that the appropriateness of screening the film had been discussed "every year" but that "the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Grading Manchester United's Transfer Window Activityfine in context. United do not need to consider resale value. They are immense
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
fine in context. United do not need to consider resale value. They are immensely wealthy and balance the books with their commercial appeal, not the buying and selling of players. They can spend money with the sole purpose of making the team... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee city adopts anti-hate resolution in 3-0-2 votethe U.S. Conference of Mayors following the white nationalist rally in Charlott
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
the U.S. Conference of Mayors following the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month. The Commercial Appeal reports the Germantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted 3-0-2 Monday night in favor of the position after... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Memphis theatre's pulling of 'Gone with the Wind' viewed as 'cultural cleansing' by criticsnot burning the only print." For all the outrage, though, the Orpheum Theatre
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
not burning the only print." For all the outrage, though, the Orpheum Theatre hasn't backed down. Batterson told the Commercial Appeal this isn't the first time the theatre considered pulling the movie from its annual schedule, but the... Read more
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Business Wire
Sisyphus Kinetic Art Tables Continue to ‘Draw’ Demandcollege campuses or out in the community — has contributed to the acceleration
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
college campuses or out in the community — has contributed to the acceleration of ideas and products vying for success and commercial appeal. In thousands of these informal spaces, ideas come to life through collaboration and support. A recent... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Donald Tang, former Bear Stearns money man in China, now wants to remake himself in HollywoodTom Ortenberg said that the distributor plans to increase its film output and p
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
Tom Ortenberg said that the distributor plans to increase its film output and place bigger bets on movies with greater production budgets and wider commercial appeal. Tang has also expanded into TV through a joint venture with Tencent and IM Gl... Read more
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SaukValley.com
‘Gone With the Wind been pulled from theater after being deemed 'insensitve'had been shown by the Orpheum Theatre Group for years as part of an annual Summ
SaukValley.com / Posted 24 days ago
had been shown by the Orpheum Theatre Group for years as part of an annual Summer Movie Series, according to Memphis’ Commercial-Appeal. At times, it was screened more than once a year, the paper said. This year, however, a different climate... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Gone With the Wind' fans march through social media to shame ban in Memphisof art." Batterson and the Orpheum did not return messages from USA TODAY aski
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
of art." Batterson and the Orpheum did not return messages from USA TODAY asking whether the backlash will change the decision about dropping the film. Contributing:The Memphis Commercial Appeal Read or Share this story: https://usat.ly/... Read more
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FOX News
Common sense has 'Gone With the Wind' in Memphiscultural cleansing of my hometown has gone too far. Brett Batterson, the presi
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
cultural cleansing of my hometown has gone too far. Brett Batterson, the president of the Orpheum Theatre Group, told the Commercial Appeal the decision was made before the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. "This is about the Orpheum wanting... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Greeneville still number 1 in Week 2 TN AP Prep PollCity; Marshall County Tribune (Lewisburg); The Daily Times, Maryville; The Toma
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
City; Marshall County Tribune (Lewisburg); The Daily Times, Maryville; The Tomahawk (Mountain City), Mountain City; The Commercial Appeal, Memphis; The Oak Ridger (Oak Ridge); The Mountain Press, Sevierville; Union City Daily Messenger, Union... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Theater stops showing ‘Gone With the Wind’ amid racism concerns. Fans are outragedof the theater’s popular movie series featuring Hollywood classics and new favo
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
of the theater’s popular movie series featuring Hollywood classics and new favorites for 34 years, according to the Commercial Appeal in Memphis. Sometimes, it was shown more than once a year, with fanfare such as memorabilia displays. In... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Gone With the Wind,' deemed 'insensitive,' has been pulled from a Memphis theaterhad been shown by the Orpheum Theatre Group for years as part of an annual Summ
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
had been shown by the Orpheum Theatre Group for years as part of an annual Summer Movie Series, according to Memphis' Commercial-Appeal. At times, it was screened more than once a year, the paper said. This year, however, a different climate... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Memphis avoids 'Gone With the Wind' screeningit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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CBS News
Tenn. theater to drop screening of "Gone With the Wind"show a film that is insensitive to a large segment of its local population," Ba
CBS News / Posted 25 days ago
show a film that is insensitive to a large segment of its local population," Batterson said. Batterson told the Memphis Commercial Appeal that the decision to cancel the annual screenings had been made before Charlottesville. "This is something... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Annual screening of 'Gone With the Wind' in Memphis canceled over racial contentit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Racial content cancels ‘Gone With the Wind’ screening in Memphisit has screened at the theater. “Gone With the Wind” tells the story of the da
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. “Gone With the Wind” tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a “social media storm” played a role in the dec... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Racial content sweeps away 'Gone With the Wind' screeningit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Annual screening of 'Gone With the Wind' in Memphis canceled over racial contentit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Racial content sweeps away 'Gone With the Wind' screening at TN theaterit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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The Morning Call
Annual screening of 'Gone With the Wind' in Memphis canceled over racial contentit has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the da
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
it has screened at the theater. "Gone With the Wind" tells the story of the daughter of a Georgia plantation owner during and after the Civil War. Batterson tells the Memphis Commercial Appeal a "social media storm" played a role in the dec... Read more
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