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  1. This Week in Television History: October 2016 Part IIRead the original story

    Monday Oct 10 | Child of Television

    ... on ABC, namely Stu Erwin's The Trouble with Father , and the TV version of Beulah ; the original 1949/50 Jackie Gleason TV version of The Life of Riley on NBC was also done on film, not live. There were also some dramatic TV shows pre-dating I Love ...


  2. For Donald Trump, The Debate Was A Total DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 27 | RedState

    It has been said that Jackie Gleason hated to rehearse and 'The Honeymooners' was filmed with the cast receiving the script only hours before. It was a testament to Gleason's skill the show was hilarious and a roaring success.


  3. Nothing in CommonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... fired from his job, divorced by his wife, and shunned by his friends, an embittered and declining Max Basner (Jackie Gleason), speaks these words to his long-estranged but now supportive playboy son (Tom Hanks) in the 1986 film Nothing in Common . ...


  4. Letter From Europe: Sweet Subaru(s), Devastationg Dodge, Maserati GhibliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | The Auto Channel

    ... days when i Mac was just Steve Job's dream. Smokey and the Bandit, Burt Reynolds, that crazy cop played by Jackie Gleason. So when I hear about self-drive and all these weird and wonderful things all I could suggest is a quick blast in a Dodge ...


  5. Pianist Irving Fields, nearing 101, still lusts for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... he says, where he played clubs like the Copacabana and Caesars Palace, and television shows like "The Jackie Gleason Show." His lounge playing earned him many fans, and his charming gaze nearly got him in a tiff with Ol' Blue Eyes himself, Frank ...


  6. After Hillary Clinton's big night, one cable icon finds...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Poynter Online

    ... nursing homes. After all, it ran from 1955 through 1956. Said Matthews, "Here's Ralph Kramden (played by Jackie Gleason, surely another dark hole for millennials), the big mouth braggart talking about this doing this and doing that." Then there's ...


  7. Wooden Box Theater celebrates 10 yearsRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    Wooden Box Theater will celebrate its 10th anniversary with "The Cavalcade of Stars," an event that will showcase theatrical performers, fashion models, vendors and live music. The event, which takes it name from the popular 1950s variety show starring Jackie Gleason, will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, at the Ellwood House Visitor's Center in DeKalb.


  8. Remembering When Video Dimmed Radio's StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | NewsBlaze

    ... fast-food craze. By 1955, The Honeymooners premiered and we had found a new home to visit each week. Jackie Gleason portrayed lovable bus driver Ralph Kramden, who shared a bare, two-room, walk-up apartment with wife Alice (Audrey Meadows). Who ...


  9. Matt Damon organises catering from Merivale's Sushi-E for Sydney flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Pictured in The Bourne Ultimatum in 2007 He said his father and brother took great joy in comparing him to Jackie Gleason's character Ralph Kramden on The Honeymooners - a man who was respected in his own home despite being a bus driver - saying ...


  10. Halcyon House NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... for the service. Monday night at the movies "Smokey and the Bandit" starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, and Jackie Gleason. The film was a fast-paced, tear-up-the-highway, fun-loving, fast-talking trucker who takes on his craziest haul yet. Huge ...


  11. Snapp Shots: Woodminster set for 50th season of musicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... 20 years -- and she was a dancer who performed with the Radio City Music Hall corps de ballet and on "The Jackie Gleason Show" as a member of the June Taylor Dancers. And while they always tried to choose shows for Woodminster that would entertain ...


  12. Today in History for June 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | USA Today

    Highlights of this day in history: Start of the Berlin blockade during the early Cold War; Boxing champ Jack Dempsey born; Comedian and actor Jackie Gleason of 'The Honeymooners' fame dies. Today in History for June 24th Highlights of this day in history: Start of the Berlin blockade during the early Cold War; Boxing champ Jack Dempsey born; Comedian and actor Jackie Gleason of 'The Honeymooners' fame dies.


  13. Jason Patric moves to 'Wayward Pines' for second seasonRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The movie and theater actor -- and grandson of television icon Jackie Gleason -- makes his series debut in Season 2 of Fox's eerie, M. Night Shyamalan-produced suspense show based on Blake Crouch's books when it begins Wednesday, May 25. Succeeding previous star Matt Dillon, Patric plays Dr. Theo Yedlin, a maritally troubled Boston surgeon new to the Idaho town where the young First Generation is in control and threatens the elders ... and the rest of the human race. "Homeland" alum Nimrat Kaur plays Yedlin's wife Rebecca, and Djimon Hounsou also joins the cast as CJ Mitchum, a founding resident of Wayward Pines.


  14. Pool player and yo-yo whiz Jimmy Sanz, dead at 77, beat a celebrity who took it hardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... Hurricane Andrew in 1992. He was also an expert on the yo-yo and pool table. He once beat 'The Hustler' star Jackie Gleason on Gleason's own tables at the actor's South Florida home. Actor Jackie Gleason was known as The Great One. But on one ...


  15. This Week in Television History: May 2016 Part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Child of Television

    ... hard to say where the truth really lies. The last original episode of the sitcom The Honeymooners, starring Jackie Gleason as Brooklyn bus driver Ralph Kramden, airs. Although a perennial rerun favorite in syndication, The Honeymooners actually ...


  16. Top Five Best Beers "Created" By LawRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Business Law Prof Blog

    ... When Bo picks up hitchhiker Carrie (Sally Field), he attracts the attention of Sheriff Buford T. Justice (Jackie Gleason). Angry that Carrie will not marry his son, Justice embarks on a high-speed chase after Bandit. (Note that IMDB's description -- ...


  17. Halcyon House NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Monday at the movies "Smokey and the Bandit II" starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jackie Gleason, and Jerry Reed kept everyone entertained. The characters in the action adventure comedy find themselves involved in a mission of epic proportions; transporting a pregnant elephant cross-country in 24 hrs.


  18. 10 Fun Facts About Smokey and the BanditRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... "runaway-bride" road-movie, CB-radio-craze cornpone comedy that also featured Sally Field, Jerry Reed and Jackie Gleason . It went on to spawn two sequels, four TV movies and the Bandit Run, a commemorative real-life annual Trans Am road race - ...


  19. IRS on screen: Movie, TV characters who have tax problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Newsday

    ... Grandpa's reaction is, "Well, what do I get for my money?" THE HONEYMOONERS (April 1956) Ralph Kramden (Jackie Gleason) fears the worst when he gets a letter from the IRS to report to their office. Pal Ed Norton (Art Carney) convinces him he has ...


  20. BWW Exclusive: Michael McGrath,i 1 2Hank Azaria, Leslie Kritzer & Laura ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This just in! BroadwayWorld has just learned that THE HONEYMOONERS, with a book by Dusty Kay and Bill Nuss , Music by Stephen Weiner , and Lyrics by Peter Mill s, is another step closer to Broadway. "The Honeymooners" first premiered as a sketch in 1951 on Jackie Gleason 's "Calvacade of Stars" and then premiered on CBS in 1955 as a full length sitcom.