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  1. 'The Fridge,' 'Sonny' and the birth of the Super Bowl prop betRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Oregonian

    ... the craze when he seized on the enormous popularity of the "Who Shot J.R.?" episode of the CBS television series "Dallas" in 1980. The nation was so caught up in the mystery that Reizner created betting odds for the shooter, attracting gamblers from ...

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  2. Linda Gray to be honored by American Cancer SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... will be honored with the "Inspiration Award." Her award winning portrayal of 'Sue Ellen', in the original TV series "Dallas", brought her international fame and critical acclaim earning her an Emmy nomination for Best Actress and numerous ...

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  3. The great man of mischief: the 10 TV moments that capture Terry at his bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Independent.ie

    ... was launched with a high-profile one-off show where he interviewed actor Larry Hagman (left), who played JR Ewing in 'Dallas' and was the era's biggest TV villain. Hagman would go on to make regular appearances with Wogan, and the pair's chemistry ...

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  4. Mischievous. Self-mocking. Terry Wogan saw himself as a 'jobbing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Daily Mail

    ... of 'fine wines and frozen foods'. Sir Terry's chat show was must-see television in the 1980s. Pictured is Terry with Dallas star Larry Hagman during the hype around the 'Who shot JR?' storyline 'Above All Others!' ran the Leverett & Frye slogan. It ...

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  5. Terry Wogan with American soap star Larry Hagman, who played JR in 'Dallas'.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Age

    Tributes have begun pouring in for UK broadcaster Terry Wogan who has died aged 77 after a battle with cancer. Wogan's BBC radio show Wake Up to Wogan had an audience of eight million, making him the most listened-to radio broadcaster in Europe before his departure in 2011.

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  6. 'Sir Terry Wogan was our greatest broadcaster since the invention of the microphone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... status through features including Fight the Flab and Wogan's Winner, and his masterly dissection of the American soap Dallas. Wogan hadn't been long into his breakfast radio routine when he landed his first TV chat series, Lunchtime with Wogan, a ...

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  7. 'They're not laughing with you, they're laughing at you' - Terry Wogan's 10 best TV momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Independent.ie

    ... career was launched with a high-profile one-off show where he interviewed actor Larry Hagman, who played JR Ewing in Dallas and was the era's biggest TV villain. Hagman would go on to make regular appearances with Wogan, and the pair's chemistry was ...

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  8. Terry Wogan RIP: a life in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Anorak

    Irish television chat show celebrity and radio broadcaster Terry Wogan with American soap star Larry Hagman, who plays JR in 'Dallas'. At the time, 'Who Shot JR?' was the burning question on the lips of a nation of soap addicts, and Wogan is eagerly exploiting the photo-opportunity on his radio show.

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  9. Beware! The Blob on Blu-ray SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... might be its director: Larry Hagman, the late actor best known for playing scheming oil tycoon J.R. Ewing on TV's "Dallas," at that time best known as the leading man in the classic sitcom "I Dream of Jeannie." Hagman co-stars with Robert Walker, ...

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  10. E! Orders Second Scripted Series 'The Arrangement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... or not she will accept this arrangement. The series stars Christine Evangelista ( Chicago Fire ) and Josh Henderson ( Dallas ) as Megan and Kyle, respectively. The cast also includes Michael Vartan ( Alias) , as Kyle's mentor Terrence Anderson, who ...

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  11. Kilgore oil discovery helped shape early East Texas lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... wildcatter H.L. Hunt, the oil tycoon who would become the inspiration for the character J.R. Ewing of television's "Dallas," eventually bought out Joiner's stake in the field. Soon more than 100 wells were being put in by the day and the wells began ...

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  12. Hot TV: Call the Midwife could go on for 50 yearsCORRIE'S Carla...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Daily Star

    ... were worried he would emerge from a shower and say it had all been a dream just like Bobby Ewing did in the US soap Dallas. But Fox TV boss Dana Walden said: "I would describe it as a bit of a sequel. It picks up with the characters several years ...

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  13. Secrets and Lies Season 2: Detective Cornell Will Be Under...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | TVLine

    ... firm in Charlotte, N.C. While attending a party to honor his dad's ( Lost 's Terry O'Quinn) retirement, Eric's wife ( Dallas ' Jordana Brewster) is murdered, forcing Eric to turn to Det. Cornell to find the truth. "Everything about this season is ...

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  14. Scoop: FABLife - Week of 1/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... AT DEEP DISCOUNTS. Friday, January 15 AIR #: 1078 RATING: TV-PG, L CELEBRATION OF ALL THINGS SOUTHERN SPECTACULAR. "Dallas" fan favorite Linda Gray ("The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction") joins FABLIFE to celebrate southern food and ...

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  15. Survivors: Designer Michael Vollbracht rescues vintage fashions to help fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... School of Design in the '60s. His mother set an example for him early on; a "smart cookie" from Dallas who was a salesgirl at Neiman's during college, she had no shame about shopping for bargains at the Salvation Army. When the young ...

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  16. Industry Leader Jimmy Page (Henderson) Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Live Design Online

    ... 9, 2016 at 11:00 am at the Community Church, at 1-35 and Seward Road, in Guthrie, OK. Plans for a Memorial Service in Dallas for Page's many business friends and extended family are pending. Details will be announced at a future date via Page's ...

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  17. From Dallas to Roseanne, these are the worst TV recastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Through the many seasons of television's most iconic 1980s soap opera, the steadfast and strong Miss Ellie Ewing - played by Barbara Bel Geddes - was a safe haven from the storms of Southfork ranch, and a family touchstone for the generations-old Ewing dynasty who ruled it. That is, until someone had the mad idea of handing the role to Donna Reed during Bel Geddes' absence from the production for health reasons and, in an instant, and with no in-universe explanation, the weeping Miss Ellie at dying Bobby's bedside changed faces.

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  18. Where are the stars of Dallas now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Where are the stars of Dallas now? 25 years since 'Who Shot JR' was the question on everyone's lips we look at how their fortunes have changed Several cast members have died, including Barbara Bel Geddes and Jim Davis who played heads of the family Ellie and Jock Ewing For the entire 1980s it was one of the must-watch television shows that provided possibly the greatest cliffhanger of all time. Dallas is sure to go down in history as one of the best soap operas ever, focusing on the fortunes of the Ewing family, Texan oil barons and ranchers who enjoy fast living, double crossing and feuding with the rival Barnes family.

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  19. A tip of the cap to memorable film and TV headwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Smithsonian Blog

    ... dancer," he said. J. R. Ewing, the ambitious oil tycoon at the center of CBS's 1978-1991 prime time soap opera Dallas , wore this feathered cowboy hat as a statement. Besides associating him with the loner heroes of Western lore, it emphasizes his ...

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  20. A Television Star Opens Up About LGBT AdoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Switched

    As a star on the hit TV show "Dallas," Charlene Tilton was the sassy and beautiful Lucy Ewing. When the show ended, Tilton spent her time dedicated to causes that are near and dear to her heart, especially children in the foster care system, and helping raise awareness to couples and individuals -- in the straight and LGBT community, about the opportunities of opening hearts and homes to children through foster/adoption.

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