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  1. Idiotic behavior: Study shows one gender clearly winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... behavior can go too far, Duffy said, So examples of foolish and dangerous risk-taking, as on the television show "Jackass," have likely led countless risk-takers to think if the show's star, Johnny Knoxville, can become famous doing crazy and ...

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  2. Steve-O, star of MTV's 'Jackass,' cited for altering freeway sign in SeaWorld protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Newsday

    "Jackass" star Steve-O has been cited for altering a San Diego freeway sign in a protest against SeaWorld, but he won't face criminal charges. U-T San Diego reports Monday that Stephen Gilchrist Glover can settle the citation by paying a $239 fine, or he can appear for a trial before a traffic commissioner.

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  3. 'Jackass' star Steve-O cited for defacing San Dieg...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Video provocateur Steven Glover, better known as Steve-O from the "Jackass" movies and television show, has been cited with a violation of the California Vehicle Code for altering a SeaWorld Drive exit sign to read: "SeaWorld Sucks," prosecutors said on Tuesday. The MTV star in August posted a YouTube video of himself scaling the sign on Interstate 5 near San Diego three months earlier to tape a green banner with the word "Sucks" over the word "Drive."

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  4. 'Jackass' stuntman Steve-O ready for anything at Syracuse Crunch's Frozen Dome ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Post-Standard

    ... seen at the "Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen" on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 in Culver City, Calif. (Dan Krauss "Jackass" star Steve-O wants to do more than just crazy stunts in his career, but for now he's happy to continue playing the fool. The ...

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  5. Stuntman Steve-O will bring his act to Syracuse Crunch's Frozen Dome ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Comedic stuntman Steve-O, star of MTV's "Jackass," will make a guest appearance at the Toyota Frozen Dome Classic when the Syracuse Crunch host the Utica Comets on Nov. 22 in the Carrier Dome. Born in London, Steve-O has performed in 38 countries.

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  6. Meet stunt-woman Rachel Star Withers being billed as the female JackassRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    From kissing 13ft long alligators, to walking on broken glass and crushing beer cans with her breasts: Meet the stunt-woman being billed as the female Jackass From kissing an 13ft alligator on the nose just a week after it had bitten someone else to walking over broken glass, this fearless daredevil is a real life female Jackass. Stunt-woman Rachel Star Withers, 29, is giving Johnny Knoxville a run for his money by completing crazy stunts and pushing the boundaries of acceptable behaviour.

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  7. Today 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... began to pitch his home videos to producers. Eventually, Steve-O's videos made it into the hands of Jeff Tremaine (Jackass Creator/Director/Producer) who was working with Johnny Knoxville to create a stunt based reality show. The rest is history. ...

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  8. Video: Sneak Peek - MTV to Air Cky: the Greatest Hits, 11/2Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    MTV announced today the CKY: The Greatest Hits special set to air onSunday, 11/2 at 10 PM ET/PT. This one-hour special is the story of the crew of MISFITS led by skater Bam Margera whose home movies were some of the world's first viral videos, exploded into pop culture and became part of the blockbuster Jackass franchise.

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  9. Jackass of All TradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    You're probably familiar with Bam Margera from the various stunts he's pulled with his gang of jackasses on MTV's Jackass . There's also that TV show of his own called Viva La Bam , where you got to see a group of grown-ass men act like petulant little shits.

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  10. WTF: 'offensive and extreme hidden camera put-ons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Japan Times

    You could call prankster Remi Gaillard the Johnny Knoxville of France. The videos he uploads to YouTube - offensive and extreme hidden camera put-ons, often involving enraging people with some outrageous stunt - certainly have that "Jackass" feel to them.

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  11. Live at 9 with Kevin Scarbinsky: FSU fails Jameis Winston after Winston failed FSU againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... failed Winston. The embarrassing aftermath of his vulgar and demeaning attempt to be just another Johnny Knoxville "Jackass" wannabe is the most visible example. What kind of message did it send to a young man who has demonstrated repeatedly that he ...

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  12. PETA May Be on the Hook for Fines If 'Jackass' Steve-O Charged in 'SeaWorld Sucks' StuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    Last May Steve-O of MTV's crude TV show Jackass, climbed onto a San Diego freeway sign that listed Sea World Drive and posted the word "SUCKS" directly over Drive to read "Sea World SUCKS;" an act for which he is now likely to face charges. California Highway Patrol turned the results of their investigation in to the San Diego District Attorney with a recommendation to pursue vandalism and trespassing charges against Stephen "Steve-O" Gilchrist according to 10 News .

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  13. Steve-O goes from screen to stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    The first time Steve-O got on stage as a stand-up comic, it was initially, or course, as a stunt. The performer, best known for his antics and pranks on MTV's hit show Jackass, had been hired by a comedy club to do "a crazy stunt."

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  14. Johnny Knoxville, Not Seann Wiliam Scott, in Jackie Chan's 'Skiptrace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Firstshowing.net

    ... seems like such a strange idea that it just might work. Considering all the crazy stuff Knoxville has done in the Jackass film franchise and TV series, he might even be able to get in on some stunts with Chan. If anything, maybe another Jackass film ...

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  15. Stuntman finds success in stand-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... would help launch Steve-O to fame as a stuntman, prankster and comedian with the hit television and movie franchise, Jackass , which included Johnny Knoxville and Bam Margera. On Sunday (Sept. 7) the Jackass star turned standup comedian will be the ...

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  16. 'Jackass' Johnny Knoxville gets overall deal with ABC, developing comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    "Jackass" star Johnny Knoxville is looking to make another splash in TV. Knoxville, who stared in three seasons of the MTV series, as well as three movies based on the show, has signed a two-year overall deal with ABC, according to The Hollywood Reporter .

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  17. 'Jackass' Johnny Knoxville gets overall deal with ABC, developing comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    "Jackass" star Johnny Knoxville is looking to make another splash in TV. Knoxville, who stared in three seasons of the MTV series, as well as three movies based on the show, has signed a two-year overall deal with ABC, according to The Hollywood Reporter .

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  18. Johnny Knoxville gets overall deal with ABC, already developing sitcomRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Jackass star Johnny Knoxville has signed an overall deal with ABC, meaning that his Hello Junior! banner will create new programs for the alphabet network.

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  19. Johnny Knoxville Signs Overall Deal With ABC Studios, Developing Semi-Autobiographical ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    The female-skewing network is developing a semi-autobiographical comedy based on the Jackass star's life, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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  20. Johnny Knoxville Inks First Look Deal With ABC Studios, Sells Family Comedy To ABCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Deadline

    ... and Dave Becky. This marks a return to TV for CAA-repped Knoxville, who got his big break on TV with the MTV series Jackass. The stunt show spawned a lucrative feature franchise that has earned $336 million globally for Paramount.

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