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9 hrs ago | American Thinker

Mr. Lynch Rides to Washington: Documenting the Ruins of the Fourth Estate

If thousands to hundreds of thousands of "Barry-cade"-busting veterans, flag-waving bikers, and anti-abortion marchers fall on our nation's capital, and the press isn't there to cover it, do they make a sound? They do, thanks to Dennis Michael Lynch's latest documentary, We Ride to DC , which shows how "life doesn't match mainstream media reports."

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Related Topix: Abortion, Entertainment, Television, Immigration Reform

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Collider

Scarlett Johansson and Jonah Hill in Talks for Hail Caesar!; Robert...

Firstly, Variety reports that Scarlett Johansson is in talks to join the stellar cast of Joel and Ethan Coen 's new film Hail Caesar! , while The Wrap throws Jonah Hill into the mix as well.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Scarlett Johansson, Hot Chicks, W., Josh Brolin, Entertainment, Television

Deadline

'Rathergate' Drives 'Truth' Film; Robert...

Robert Redford is attached to play CBS News icon Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett is attached to play his producer Mary Mapes in Truth , a film that will mark the directorial debut of James Vanderbilt, the A-list screenwriter behind the first two installments of The Amazing Spider-Man .

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, George Bush, US National Guard

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

Q&A: Cleveland O'Neal makes the Connection to national syndication

With "Entertainment Tonight" and "Extra" already on the air, one might not think another entertainment magazine could survive, let alone thrive, in the competitive tabloid marketplace.

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Related Topix: Made in Hollywood, Entertainment, Television

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Deadline

Ratings Rat Race: 'Unforgettable' Falls, 'Big...

The end of the July 4th holiday weekend was almost a full house in primetime. While CBS was the only one of the Big 4 to have the closest to full schedule of new shows, ABC and NBC threw their hats somewhat into the ring as well.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

The Orlando Sentinel

Miley Cyrus bombs; 'Big Brother' rolls

Miley Cyrus had a rough night Sunday on NBC . She averaged just 2 million viewers for her two-hour concert special.

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Related Topix: Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Thu Jul 03, 2014

CBS News

Rebuilding life, 25 years after wrongful conviction

After a quarter century in prison, Michael Morton walked free without bitterness or anger.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Entertainment, Television, Texas, Austin, TX

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Daily Beast

Swine Flu Fears Spread Along the BorderRuben Navarrette

'Immigrants bring disease' is an old prejudice. But it turns out a few of the thousands of border kids streaming north have brought H1N1 with them.

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Related Topix: H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Health, Family, Kids, Prison, Pennsylvania, Entertainment, Television, Lou Dobbs Tonight

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Polls about fitness and perception of the overweight

Every month, Vanity Fair magazine does a poll in conjunction with CBS' "60 Minutes."

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Health

Free Republic

Australia's '60 Minutes': Forced Marriage

An Australian program called '60 Minutes' on the Channel Nine Network aired a report on child brides titled ' Forced Marriage ' This Sunday the most extraordinary story of kidnap, survival, escape and hiding.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Wedding

Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Raw Story

The Charlie's Angels of Bullsh*t

Tammy Bruce who once speed-dated fame but, alas, it didn't work out has set up shop at boutique wingnut chop-shop, the Washington Times, where she occasionally shares a cubicle with other didn't-you-used-to-be's like Thomas Sowell, Patrick Buchanan, and Christine O'Donnell.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Christine O'Donnell, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Journalism

Sat Jun 28, 2014

New York Daily News

Network news anchor now a short-lived job

In the old days - and actually we're talking right up until around 2005 - the evening news anchor gig was considered the apex of a TV journalism career.

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Related Topix: Tom Brokaw, Entertainment, Television

Fri Jun 27, 2014

CBS Local

New Book Suggests Hillary Clinton Is No Fan Of President Obama

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton let her hair down about President Barack Obama during a reunion dinner with college classmates last year, according to a new book.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Entertainment, Television, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Cape Cod Times

Tune in tonight: Vieira spotlights medical breakthrough

The night belongs to Vieira, Macchiarini, Zendaya, Puccini and Zeffirelli. It's only the first paragraph and I've run out of vowels.

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Related Topix: Zendaya Coleman, Puccini, Opera, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Arts, Great Performances, Drama

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Washington Times

BRUCE: When a reportera s story hits the White House wall

In other words, they are serious, recognized, accomplished and fearless women who exemplify what it takes to be investigative journalists.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Examiner.com

ABC's Diane Sawyer gives up anchoring World News

Diane Sawyer is stepping down after five years as ABC's World News anchor. Officials announced Wednesday she'll depart at the end of August and take on more in-depth investigative reports for new programming.

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Related Topix: Primetime, Entertainment, Television, Good Morning America, 20/20

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

David Muir to replace Diane Sawyer in September

Sawyer became the first female correspondent on CBS' "60 Minutes" in 1984. In 1989, she moved to ABC News to co-anchor "Primetime Live."

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Related Topix: Good Morning America, Entertainment, Television

The Orlando Sentinel

Diane Sawyer gets two replacements

Sawyer became the first female correspondent on CBS' "60 Minutes" in 1984. In 1989, she moved to ABC News to co-anchor "Primetime Live."

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Related Topix: Good Morning America, Entertainment, Television

The Times-Picayune

After 40 years of service, Marilyn Westfall retires from St. Bernard school system

When Marilyn Westfall began her teaching career in St. Bernard Parish, a McDonald's Big Mac was 49 cents, the Beatles' "Hey Jude" was at the top of the charts, and the CBS television news magazine program 60 Minutes was shown for the first time.

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Related Topix: St. Bernard, LA, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Disability lawyer Conn's day in court too long in coming

In October, the United States Senate's Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs issued a report, based on two years of investigation, titled: "How Some Legal, Medical, and Judicial Professionals Abused Social Security Disability Programs for the Country's Most Vulnerable: A Case Study of the Conn Law Firm."

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Personal Finance, Social Security, Entertainment, Television, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Thomas Massie

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