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Americana: Rose Parade

Posted by on Jan 1, 2011 in Americana | Comments Off on Americana: Rose Parade

  If you happened to have been in Pasadena in 1890 (Anyone? Anyone?), you could have been one of the 2,000 or so people who saw a...

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TV Show: Columbo

Posted by on Nov 1, 2010 in TV Show | 1 comment

  The TV classic Columbo was an “anti-whodunit.” Typically, we saw the crime being committed at the beginning of the...

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TV Show: Hill Street Blues

Posted by on Oct 16, 2010 in TV Show | Comments Off on TV Show: Hill Street Blues

  From the moment the great Mike Post theme song came on, you knew you were going to see a different kind of show. Hill Street Blues...

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Actor: Bob Hope

Posted by on Oct 7, 2009 in Actor | Comments Off on Actor: Bob Hope

No one has ever done as much to entertain our troops overseas as Bob Hope did. It began normally enough, when Bob was one of many Hollywood...

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