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  1. 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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  2. The Great, The Bad and The LudicrousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Tucson Weekly

    Sidney Poitier in To Sir With Love : Super teacher extraordinaire, so beloved the movie's theme song climbed to Number One on the charts. Bryan Cranston in Breaking Bad : A bored, mediocre chemistry teacher who steals his school's lab equipment to cook meth with an ex-student.

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  3. Here's to You 'Mr. Robinson,' But Why Are Most Pop Culture Teachers Men?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | BlogHer

    With kids all across the country getting ready to head back to school, NBC is launching a 6-episode series, Mr. Robinson , starring stand-up comic Craig Robinson as a struggling musician who takes a day job substitute teaching a high-school music class to pay the bills. According to the show's producers , "It's an easy gig, right? Yet when he realizes the kids think his class is an easy A, Craig's moved to inspire his students."

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  4. Lulu reminisces at Cornbury FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | National Ledger

    Lulu reminisced about her marriage to Maurice Gibb as she took to the stage at Cornbury Festival. The 'Shout' hitmaker - who was married to the Bee Gees star for four years - told the crowd at the Oxfordshire festival on Saturday that she believed the couple were ''invincible'' in the early days of their relationship.

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  5. Lulu reminisces at Cornbury FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Lulu reminisced about her four-year marriage to Maurice Gibb as she took to the stage at Cornbury Festival in Oxfordshire for an energetic set. The 'Shout' hitmaker - who was married to the Bee Gees star for four years - told the crowd at the Oxfordshire festival on Saturday that she believed the couple were ''invincible'' in the early days of their relationship.

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  6. Lulu won't do all the hits but Shout always staysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Heraldseries.co.uk

    Lulu is thirsty. We are settling down to talk, but first she needs a drink; and not just any drink.

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  7. Concert review: Anika Moa and Julia Deans with the APORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    There came a moment towards the end of Thursday night's concert when Julia Deans was thanking the audience for coming, and warmly added: "If there's anyone rich in the audience who would like to help us take this show on a world tour, that would be awesome." She was sort of joking, but it was such an outstanding evening of music, it really would be fantastic to take it to the world .

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  8. Plenty to shout about - Lulu prepares for Cornbury performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Oxford Mail

    After five decades in the business, Lulu is as excited as ever about her date at Cornbury Festival , she tells Tim Hughes Lulu is thirsty. We are settling down to talk, but first she needs a drink; and not just any drink.

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  9. The Dengler Domain: Music Battle RoyaleRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Dysart Reporter

    Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Dengler Domain Music Battle Royale. Two number one Billboard singles from two different decades are pitted against each other.

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  10. Lulu has released her 50th album, a collection of blues tracks. She plays Belfast on October 10Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... working with the Rolling Stones, supporting them on tour, I was in a movie at 16 with Sidney Poitiers, To Sir, With Love. "When I look back now I do wonder how I didn't just combust. How was I even able to walk on the floor, how did my feet touch ...

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

    May 29, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... 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 no interest in the guys in tights and capes. Show me a frazzled wreck with bad hair, ...

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  12. REVIEW: Lulu, Pavilion Theatre, BournemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Daily Echo

    PLAYING her first UK tour in ten years, Lulu showed that after 50 years in showbiz and at the age of 66, she's still got what it takes to wow an audience. The first set features numbers from her past - the successful collaboration with David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World , song-writing for Tina Turner's I Don't Wanna Fight , and self-penned material from her new album Making Life Rhyme . 1 comment

  13. How Sidney Poitier paved the way for Barack ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Business News

    ... wish-fulfilling symbol of a race". Poitier's three 1967 films would come to define his entire career: To Sir, With Love , In the Heat of the Night and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner . Guess Who's Coming to Dinner , directed by Stanley Kramer and ...

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  14. 15 of the Best and Worst Pop Culture Teachers Are Put to the TestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | BlogHer

    ... to the same evaluation system currently employed in real life? Let's sneak a peek at their report cards! To Sir, With Love (1967) Teacher Name: Mark Thackeray Alter Ego: Sidney Poitier Pluses: Willing to teach delinquents at a failing school in the ...

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  15. Back to the future for Burnaby LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Burnaby Now

    ... ahead for the second-year Burnaby Lakers junior A lacrosse club resembles a scene right out of the movie To Sir, With Love . Burnaby's 5-15-1 record was widely regarded as a B.C. Junior A league success story last season after the once storied ...

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  16. Top 10 teachers in the moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... get you thinking about the teachers who changed your life and inspire a real "Thank you" or two. 10. "To Sir, With Love" (1967, unrated): Sidney Poitier has worked a lot of magic in the movies, and he does so here as Mark Thackeray, a man who takes ...

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  17. Miami Director David Rousseau: "Pitbull Was Loyal to Me, We Grew Together"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... working with English singer and actor Michael Des Barres: "His first role was alongside Sidney Poitier in To Sir, with Love and he's been directed by Clint Eastwood and many other well-known directors in his career. So the wealth of knowledge you ...

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  18. Sun interview shines on Tara MathewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Raised in Oak Lake, Tara Mathew has enjoyed an international career as a singer, performer and recording artist. By the age of 21, Mathew had achieved more than most could ever dream of in a lifetime's music career.

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  19. New on DVD this week: April 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... There's no point to it all unless you interpret it as a paean to the powers of Prozac. Extras: none. TO SIR, WITH LOVE (1967, Twilight Time, unrated, $30) - If you need a demonstration in star power, check out Sidney Poitier's transcendent turn in ...

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  20. Michael Des Barres New Album 'The Key to the Universe' Out TodayRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    FOD Records celebrates today's April 7 release of THE KEY TO THE UNIVERSE, the new full-length album by MICHAEL DES BARRES. For the British singer/songwriter/musician, actor and host on SiriusXM's nationally syndicated "Little Steven's Underground Garage," it's a return to down and dirty rock music with heavy guitars and unflinching lyrics about life lived to the fullest.

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