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TribLIVE
Comic book heroes flock to TVthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked,” says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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News.com.au
Raceday focus: Wagga, Tuncurryhas improved after each run. Put a healthy 2.3-length margin on her rivals when
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
has improved after each run. Put a healthy 2.3-length margin on her rivals when she won at Muswellbrook last start with Robert Thompson aboard. He rides again. Stick with her. 5. Art Attack will have derived benefit from his meritorious placing... Read more
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The Columbian
Comic books and TV are a dynamic duothis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked,” says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University’s Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they’re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Big Media scrambles to meet challenge from Big Techto jump into original content. "It's an incredibly complicated game of musical
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to jump into original content. "It's an incredibly complicated game of musical chairs happening simultaneously," said Robert Thompson, who heads Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture. "Everyone is trying to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Big Media scrambles to meet challenge from Big Techto jump into original content. “It’s an incredibly complicated game of musical
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
to jump into original content. “It’s an incredibly complicated game of musical chairs happening simultaneously,” said Robert Thompson, who heads Syracuse University’s Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture. “Everyone is trying to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Big media scrambles to meet challenge of Big Techto jump into original content. “It’s an incredibly complicated game of musical
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
to jump into original content. “It’s an incredibly complicated game of musical chairs happening simultaneously,” said Robert Thompson, who heads Syracuse University’s Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture. “Everyone is trying to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Saturday Best with Tony and Duffwasn’t disgraced at Rosehill before that and did score a big win at Warwick Far
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
wasn’t disgraced at Rosehill before that and did score a big win at Warwick Farm before a spell. I’m comforted by the fact Robert Thompson has followed the horse to Sydney to ride him again. Worth the gamble. Prepared to give The Avenger another... Read more
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News.com.au
Saturday Best with Tony and Duffwasn’t disgraced at Rosehill before that and did score a big win at Warwick Far
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
wasn’t disgraced at Rosehill before that and did score a big win at Warwick Farm before a spell. I’m comforted by the fact Robert Thompson has followed the horse to Sydney to ride him again. Worth the gamble. Prepared to give The Avenger another... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Gibbons hopes to relive Muswellbrook Gold Cup gloryGibbons knows what it takes to win a Muswellbrook Cup. He’s captured three of
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Gibbons knows what it takes to win a Muswellbrook Cup. He’s captured three of them in the past 12 years. So, too, has Robert Thompson but his three have come over four decades. On Friday, the Newcastle-based Gibbons will be legged aboard the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Mouseman sideboard is top lot in Mitchells of Cockermouth auctionAn oak sideboard by "mouseman" furniture maker Robert Thompson was the top-sell
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
An oak sideboard by "mouseman" furniture maker Robert Thompson was the top-selling lot in the latest auction at Mitchells in Cockermouth, fetching four times its estimate. The piece, featuring his trademark mouse motif, sailed past its expected... Read more
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The News and Star
Mouseman sideboard is top lot in Mitchells of Cockermouth auctionAn oak sideboard by "mouseman" furniture maker Robert Thompson was the top-sell
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
An oak sideboard by "mouseman" furniture maker Robert Thompson was the top-selling lot in the latest auction at Mitchells in Cockermouth, fetching four times its estimate. The piece, featuring his trademark mouse motif, sailed past its expected... Read more
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Daily Mail
James Bulger murderer Jon Venables has 'a price on his head' in prisona routine visit to his home 'Sickening' child porn images were found on a comp
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
a routine visit to his home 'Sickening' child porn images were found on a computer and police were alerted Venables and Robert Thompson abducted and murdered James, two, in 1993 He was given an expensive new identity to protect him from... Read more
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metro
Jon Venables 'has a price on his head' after inmates discover his identityJon Venables and Robert Thompson are protected by a life-long anonymity order (
metro / Posted 4 days ago
Jon Venables and Robert Thompson are protected by a life-long anonymity order (Picture: Getty) James Bulger killer Jon Venables is said to have a ‘price on his head’ after fellow inmates discovered the killer and pervert’s identity. He is back in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Northam hoping to ham it up at Gunnedahhams with Born In Barcelona and Bring No More. After All That has drawn poorly
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
hams with Born In Barcelona and Bring No More. After All That has drawn poorly in Friday’s Muswellbrook Cup but will have Robert Thompson on board in the feayure race. “It’s a good race,” Northam said at Tamworth’s Quast Turkey race day. “He... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Super heroes are all over the small screen, but why? Comic invasionthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked,” says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University’s Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they’re... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Grenfell survivors in higher risk of suicide at Christmas, health workers warnedwellbeing. Tempers boiled over on several occasion at Tuesday's meeting, with
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
wellbeing. Tempers boiled over on several occasion at Tuesday's meeting, with survivors angrily accusing councillor Robert Thompson of being disrespectful as chairman. Bellal El Guenuni, who escaped the tower, accused the scrutiny committee... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, here's why they're popularthis extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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Daily Mirror
James Bulger's killer has 'a price on his head' after cons discover his identitythe screws were talking about it. There’s a price on his head, most of the jail
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
the screws were talking about it. There’s a price on his head, most of the jail would like to have a pop at him.” He and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they killed two-year-old James in 1993. Venables was given a whole new identity on his... Read more
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FOX Business
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, but why are they so popular?this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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FOX Business
Comic-book heroes flock to TV, but why are they so popular?this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
this extraordinary appetite for source material, decades of comic books offered material just waiting to be plucked," says Robert Thompson, director of Syracuse University's Bleier Center for Television & Popular Culture. Even better, they're... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Identity of child killer Jon Venables exposed online in breach of court complaintpossible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Bury Times
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Gazette
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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guardian-series
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Gazette News
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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This is West Country
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Bolton News
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables ‘revealed online’possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Probe into claim James Bulger killer's new identity revealed onlinepossible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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metro
Jon Venables' new identity revealed online after being caught with child pornJon Venables and Robert Thompson are protected by a life-long anonymity order (
metro / Posted 5 days ago
Jon Venables and Robert Thompson are protected by a life-long anonymity order (Picture: Getty) The Attorney General is investigating a possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social... Read more
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International Business Times
Investigation launched into complaint over Jon Venables' anonymity breach breach of a court order preventing the identification of one of James Bulger's
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
breach of a court order preventing the identification of one of James Bulger's killers has been launched. Jon Venables and Robert Thompson were convicted of killing two-year-old James in Merseyside in 1993. The two were released in 2001. There is... Read more
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The News and Star
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables 'revealed online'possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables 'revealed online'possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
Whitehaven News / Posted 6 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables 'revealed online'possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Investigation launched after new identity of Jon Venables 'revealed online'possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
possible legal breach amid claims the new identity of child killer Jon Venables was revealed on social media. Venables and Robert Thompson were both 10 when they abducted, tortured and killed two-year old James Bulger in 1993. Identifying the... Read more
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