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  1. Fast Fashion Retailers: Not As Disruptive As You May ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... inspired us at some point in life. We can also remember Hollywood's cool teachers like Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds , Tina Fey in Mean Girls , or Joel McHale in Community , to name a few. But does anyone really want to show up to class ...

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  2. Dangerous TropesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Slate Magazine

    Edward James Olmos in Stand and Deliver , Sidney Poitier in To Sir, With Love , Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds , Hilary Swank in Freedom Writers , and Sandy Dennis in Up the Down Staircase . opened 20 years ago this week, the critics couldn't tell their readers loudly enough just how totally over it they felt.

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  3. Coolio's 'Gangsta's Paradise': The Oral History of 1995's Pop-Rap SmashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | RollingStone

    ... absolutely impossible to shake. Released in August 1995 in conjunction with the Michelle Pfeiffer vehicle Dangerous Minds , and boosted by a memorable video that featured the actress and various clips from the film, "Gangsta's Paradise" not only ...

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  4. The 30 Best Movie Soundtracks of 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Spin

    ... some of these movies at all, but you remember the hit songs they helped spawn. Try to picture a scene from Dangerous Minds. It's probably the scene where Michelle Pfeiffer pulls up a backwards chair to a student meeting and asks "You wanna tell me ...

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  5. How good is good enough?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... teacher movies. You know what I'm talking about. Hilary Swank in "Freedom Writers," Michelle Pfeiffer in "Dangerous Minds," Edward James Olmos in "Stand and Deliver," Sidney Poitier in "To Sir, With Love." Those teachers are my superheroes. I have ...

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  6. Tepid for teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... of a classroom of juniors at Gompers Preparatory Academy doing my best impression of Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds . My good friend, Michelle (not , teaches English at Gompers. One night over drinks we talked about me leading a lesson on ...

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  7. Leah Tarnowicz Is Hartford's Teacher Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    Leah Tarnowicz was a grade-schooler in Naugatuck when she saw "Dangerous Minds," the drama starring Michelle Pfeiffer as a retired Marine-turned-teacher who gets talented but troubled teenagers to believe in themselves. "I told my parents, 'I want to do that,'" Tarnowicz said Friday.

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  8. Why You Should Get to Pork-centric Jersey City Pop-Up Livestock Before It ClosesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... hopes can guide his career. Cano, meanwhile, is eager to pursue a teaching degree. "Michelle Pfeiffer circa Dangerous Minds ," he joked. While they always saw Livestock as a jumping-off point for a brighter future, they'll also always have a soft ...

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  9. Watch Pitch Perfect 2 's Brittany Snow Rap 'Gangsta's Paradise' on EllenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | People

    Brittany Snow was just 9 years old when Coolio released "Gangsta's Paradise" but the song holds a special place in the Pitch Perfect 2 star's heart. As the 29-year-old told Ellen DeGeneres on Monday, the song, from the 1995 Michelle Pfeiffer film Dangerous Minds was her go-to karaoke song when she and the cast would go out after a day of filming.

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  10. Do teenagers know 90s music? Prepare to feel oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Metro

    ... w-dropping 'never heard of those two things in my life,' when told one of the songs had featured in the film Dangerous Minds starring Michelle Pfeiffer, suddenly we feel old.

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  11. Michelle Pfeiffer Attached to Star in Morning Show Comedy From Katie Couric and Murphy Brown ScribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | TVLine

    ... to pitch to HBO, Showtime, AMC, Netflix and Amazon a morning-show comedy starring Michelle Pfeiffer ( Dangerous Minds, What Lies Beneath ), according to Variety. The potential series would not be a Roman a clef, per se, but one of Couric's tasks ...

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  12. So you think teaching is easy. Do you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... choice among know-it-alls who like the sound of their own voices and fantasists who have seen the 1995 film Dangerous Minds, starring Michelle Pfeiffer. Actually qualifying as a teacher and then surviving the reality of working in a classroom is a ...

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  13. Postmodern Jukebox Turns 'Gangsta's Paradise' Into A Jazzy, 1920s NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Switched

    ... "Gangsta's Paradise." The song, by rapper Coolio, appeared on the soundtrack of the Michelle Pfeiffer film "Dangerous Minds." It's previously been covered by artists like British singer James Morrison and was even parodied by Weird Al Yankovich . ...

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  14. Depiction of Latino character in 'Boyhood' is assailed by some criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... savior. "Arquette joined the ranks of Deborah Kerr as Anna in 'The King and I,' and of Michelle Pfeiffer in 'Dangerous Minds,' as the benevolent white woman who saves an uneducated, ditchdigger from his own filth by dint of an offhand comment, ...

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  15. More Reasons Why "Boyhood" Is Racist, SexistRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | VDARE

    ... an iteration of "the horrific 'save me White person' trope that has been depicted in countless films, from 'Dangerous Minds' to 'The Blind Side.'" Some folks will argue, "Well, what's wrong with the Mom character being nice?" You must look at the ...

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