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  1. Sexism cost Barbra Streisand multiple Oscar nominationsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    New York, April 30 - Singer-actress-filmmaker Barbra Streisand believes sexism cost her Oscar nominations for 1983 film Yentl and 1991 romantic drama The Prince of Tides. Speaking at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday, Streisand said that it was not just men who opposed women being a director, reports variety.com.

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  2. A-listers join Trump in skipping W.H. Correspondents' DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The annual gathering of reporters and Washington power brokers was also missing the scores of A-list celebrities who attended in years past. The only bonafide star who showed up this year was actor Matthew Modine - a far cry from recent dinners that drew the likes of singer Barbra Streisand, actress Sofia Vergara and Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. The "Daily Show" correspondent relentlessly ridiculed Trump, who opted to hold a campaign-like rally in Pennsylvania rather than face a press corps he loves to mock.

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  3. Barbra Streisand slams sexism in the film industryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... the penultimate night of the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday. 'Not enough women are directing now': Barbra Streisand slammed sexism in the film industry at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday night Although the three films she directed - Yentl, ...

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  4. Barbra Streisand Talks Filmmaking, Music & 'A Star Is Born' Clashes - TribecaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deadline

    In a wide-ranging conversation Saturday at the Tribeca Film Festival, Barbra Streisand touched on topics such as filmmaking, music, her less-than-happy childhood and the initially fruitless pursuit of acting which lead her to take up singing. The session was moderated by her friend, director Robert Rodriguez .

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  5. Barbra Streisand Reflects on Acting Career, Struggles as a Director...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Billboard

    Barbra Streisand performs onstage during the tour opener for 'Barbra - The Music... The Mem'ries... The Magic!' at Staples Center on Aug. 2, 2016 in Los Angeles. On Saturday evening in Manhattan, Barbra Streisand sat down with director Robert Rodriguez during Tribeca Film Festival 2017.

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  6. Review: Bette Midler basks in blissful "Hello, Dolly!" revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    ... an experience I compared to doing stomach crunches while stuffing envelopes, hasn't changed my opinion. Barbra Streisand has some delectable moments, but she was too young to play matchmaker Dolly Levi, Walter Matthau looks miserable and the film ...

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  7. In Gushy NYC Public Radio Interview, Barbra Streisand Blames Misogyny ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsBusters.org

    Ultraliberal singer Barbra Streisand lamented Hillary Clinton's election loss in an interview with Leonard Lopate on Wednesday on the New York public radio station WNYC. Like Hillary, Streisand blamed sexism, not Hillary, for the defeat.

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  8. From the Archives: Celebrating Barbra Streisand's Oscar winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    April 15, 1969: Workers at Paramount Pictures greet Barbra Streisand with congratulatory signs as she reports to work on the set of "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever." April 15, 1969: Workers at Paramount Pictures greet Barbra Streisand with congratulatory signs as she reports to work on the set of "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever."

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  9. Barbra Streisand on Sexism Behind Hillary Clinton's Election Loss:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Billboard

    Barbra Streisand made a huge statement on Wednesday when she proclaimed sexism to be an explanation for Hillary Clinton losing the 2016 presidential election. The Funny Girl singer/actor recounted that Hillary's loss was "heartbreaking," and shared her belief that "power and woman has always been suspect.

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  10. A modest staging of enduring musical 'Fantasticks' at Chesapeake Shakespeare CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... ran 42 years; the 2006 New York revival will finally close in June.) For me, the introduction came through Barbra Streisand, who recorded three songs from the show early in her career. They made me anxious to discover their context. When I finally ...

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  11. Showers in the Mother City Won't Rain on The Fugard's...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... holds a spot as one of the 100 longest running Broadway productions of all time. That production starred Barbra Streisand's in what turned out to be a breakthrough role for the icon, one that she reprised in the 1968 film, winning the Academy Award ...

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  12. Inside Barbra Streisand's 75th Birthday Celebration -- See The PicsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 25 | ETonline

    On Monday, Barbra Streisand celebrated her 75th birthday with some of Hollywood's A-list at hotspot Cafe Habana in Malibu, California. The party lasted for four hours, and guests were served Casamigos tequila.

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  13. Cindy Crawford celebrate Barbra Streisand's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Daily Mail

    ... with armed robber and kills him' A star is born! Cindy Crawford, Rande Gerber, and John Mayer celebrate Barbra Streisand's milestone 75th birthday in Malibu It was a who's who of the entertainment industry as Barbra Streisand celebrated her 75th ...

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  14. Grip on Sports: Never let your sports memories degrade over the years - Tue, 25 Apr 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Movies. You never know what feelings might be dredged up. Last night my TV clicker hung up on TMC during Barbra Streisand's birthday celebration. "The Way We Were" was on. My first girlfriend's second-favorite movie. She's no longer with us, having ...

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  15. Barbra Streisand's 5 Greatest Performances For Her 75th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Forward

    Barbra Streisand, Broadway queen, turns 75 today. To celebrate her matchless contributions to American theater and film, check out five of her best on-screen moments, from "Funny Girl" to "The Way We Were."

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  16. Happy Birthday, Barbra Streisand! Listen to Her Sing at Age 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | MLive.com

    Streisand began singing at a young age, and she was just 13 when she recorded her first song, a cover of the ballad "You'll Never Know," in 1955. Her voice was still developing, of course, but even this young teen recording hints at her trademark clear, fresh adult tone and emotional delivery of lyrics.

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  17. Police: Boy set fire at Ohio store with peopleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | News Herald

    ... in disaster; Ireland's 'Easter Rising' begins; Armenians face mass deportation during World War I; Singer Barbra Streisand born. (April 24) MIDDLETOWN - Police say a 10-year-old boy has been charged as a juvenile with aggravated arson after a fire ...

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  18. The Very Best of Barbra - Celebrate Streisand's 75th in SongRead the original story

    Monday Apr 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today is a very special one for all respectable, citizens of the world. Rejoice, for April 24, 2017 marks 75 glorious years with Barbra Streisand on the planet.

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  19. Babs at 75: Herea s 5 Barbra Streisand performances we cana t get enough ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Gay Times

    Queen of the stage and a performer that dazzles, we've spent most of our day trying to decide which performance we love best. In fact, we couldn't decide so we made a top five list instead.

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  20. BWW Celebrates Barbra Streisand's 75th Birthday with Look Back at Top Billboard HitsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today, BWW celebrates the 75th birthday of living legend Barbra Streisand with a look back at her top Billboard 100 hits. Streisand made her debut on the charts with 1964's "People" from the film FUNNY GIRL.

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